Med Cert 2: CE – Adm of Food & Medications via G/J Tube – Continuing Education

Friday, Jan 7, 2022

8:30am – 9:30am

Course Title: DODD Administration of Food and Prescribed Medication Per  Stable Labeled  Gastrostomy Tube and Stable Labeled Jejunostomy Tube  – Continuing Education 

Course Date/Time: Course to be presented over 1 hour  8:30A-9:30A

Instructor(s): Cynthia Swanson, RN

Course Description: The purpose of the DODD Medication Certification Category 2 Continuing Education course is to meet the annual 1 hour education requirement necessary to renew Medication Certification 2.  “Enteral Feedings and Medications” content will discuss the purpose and placement of G/J feeding tubes, identified types of tubes that may be encountered, review administration techniques, responses to complications/emergency situations, and site care.

Criteria or Successful completion of this course

  • Attends class in entirety
  • Participate in all class activities
  • Successfully perform return demonstrations of G/J tube feedings and enteral medication administration.
  • Submit an evaluation of course


  • Current DODD Medication Certification 1
  • Medication Certification 2 that is not beyond 60 calendar days of expiration
  • Application verifies applicant in employed by an agency provider or is an independent provider
  • Is at least 18 years of age, has a high school diploma/GED; completed criminal background checks without offenses.
  • 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.
  • Currently employed by a Stark DD Agency or be an independent provider within Stark County

Event Location

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

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