This course is designed to provide advanced training for the Nurse Aide I. The course curriculum is focused on geriatric care with an emphasis on person-centered care concepts, hydration, nutrition, mental health, dementia, behavioral challenges, pain management, palliative care and stress management. Upon completion, students are eligible for listing as a geriatric nurse aide with the North Carolina Nurse Aide Registry.
To enroll in this course, a student must show proof of being currently listed on the Nurse Aide Registry and they completed an approved nurse aide training program.
For information on Allied Health programs, please contact (919) 464-2368.