Med Cert 2: Adm of Food & Medications via G/J Tube

Thursday, Oct 31, 2019

8:00am – 12:30pm

Course Title:                        DODD Administration of Food and Prescribed Medication Per  Stable Labeled  Gastrostomy Tube and Stable Labeled Jejunostomy Tube Course Date/Time:              Course to be presented over 4 hours              8:00A-12:30P Instructor(s):     Cynthia Swanson, RN Course Description:     The purpose of the DODD Medication Certification Category 2 course is to teach unlicensed DD personnel to administer medications via a G-Tube or J-Tube.  Unlicensed DD staff will receive certification to administer G Tube/J Tube medications to the individual under the direction of a licensed nurse. Criteria or Successful completion of this course
  • Must attend the entire course
  • Participate in all class activities
  • Successfully perform return demonstration of all procedures taught
  • Pass a closed book test with an 80% or better
Requirements
  • Maintain DODD Certification 1
  • Understand that Medication certification 2 staff are unable to administer nutrition, fluids or medications via a G/J tube without nurse delegation
  • DODD application must be submitted to Nurse Educator at least 5 days prior to class.
  • Copy of high school diploma or GED must be submitted with application
  • Agency representative must complete page one of application
  • Page two must be completed by student.

Event Location

Stark County Board of DD- Whipple Dale Center
2950 Whipple Ave NW
Canton, Ohio, 44708

Event Fees

$ 30.00