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Medication Aide

Lend a helping hand by becoming a medication aide.

Become a certified medication aide and help patients in nursing homes, assisted-living facilities and other medical facilities.

Your responsibilities may include:

  • giving routine medication
  • documenting medication administration for patient records
  • monitoring patients’ vital information.

HB 1508 Notice

This program may lead to an occupational license for which a prior criminal history may make a student ineligible. For more information please visit dcccd.edu/hb1508.

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Richland College Allied Health Certificate Programs provide students with quality, affordable, and accessible healthcare education and training to produce job-ready individuals who fulfill the needs of healthcare employers and the community.

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Richland College

Continuing Education and Workforce Training

Edmund Tamakloe
Allied Health


Looking to earn more? Our Medication Aide program can start you on the path to a great career in health care.