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Medication Manager

2 options available! Classroom and Online!

About the Program

This class is designed to prepare individuals to safely administer nonparenteral medications in a 15-bed or less MR residential facility, childcare facility, supervised apartment living or community supported living arrangements.
Emphasis is placed on safely administering medications from a prescription bottle and observing for obvious reactions to these medications. Program Flyer

Requirements

  • Be proficient at measuring blood pressure and apical pulse prior to beginning of class.
  • 3-ring binder, paper and highlighter.
  • Obtain 80% or better on final.
  • Skills checklist must be signed LEGIBLY or it will be returned to facility and certificate will be delayed.
  • A Registered Nurse must supervise the clinical part of the course.
  • Skills checklist must be returned to Iowa Western within 6 weeks of the last day of class or course must be repeated.

Classroom Schedule

A class is offered each month!

Medication Manager

This class will prepare the individual to safely administer nonparenteral medication in 15 bed or less MR residential facility, child care facility, supervised apartment living or community supported living arrangements. Emphasis is placed on safely administering medications from a prescription bottle and observing for obvious reactions to these medications. Students must be present at 8:30 a.m. the first day. 2 Sessions Fee $105

Section # Location Day(s) Start Date Start Time Building Contact Number
MEDMN 01*01 - CS17 Council Bluffs Campus WF 01/25/2017 8:30AM-3:30PM Looft Hall
2 sessions Call 712-325-3255

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MEDMN 01*02 - CS17 Council Bluffs Campus TThF 02/21/2017 8:30AM-4:30PM Looft Hall
3 sessions Call 712-325-3255

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MEDMN 01*03 - CS17 Council Bluffs Campus WThF 03/29/2017 8:30AM-4:30PM Looft Hall
3 sessions Call 712-325-3255

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MEDMN 01*04 - CS17 Council Bluffs Campus WThF 04/26/2017 8:30AM-4:30PM Looft Hall
3 sessions Call 712-325-3255

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MEDMN 01*05 - CS17 Council Bluffs Campus TThF 05/16/2017 8:30AM-4:30PM Looft Hall
3 sessions Call 712-325-3255

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MEDMN 01*06 - CF16 Council Bluffs Campus TTh 12/13/2016 8:30AM-3:30PM Looft Hall
2 sessions Call 712-325-3255

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Online Schedule

We will offer an online Medication Manager class each month. It’s easy to earn your certification!

  1. Register, pay and obtain user name and password.
  2. Watch video lectures.
  3. Complete activities for each unit.
  4. Watch videos of skills demos.
  5. Schedule and take final exam at IWCC, obtaining 80% or higher.
  6. Complete 2 hour clinical at your facility or IWCC (with prior arrangement).
  7. Turn in clinical within 6 weeks to receive certificate. Clinical sheets must be legibly signed by RN and student.

Email rcasson@iwcc.edu to set up your online class! 

Fee

$105  (Additional $60 lab fee, if needed, with prior IWCC approval.)

Refund Policy:

  • There will be a $25 fee for all class withdrawals or transfers.
  • Withdrawal/transfer 1 business day in advance – Full refund less $25 withdrawal fee.
  • No refunds given for less than 1 business day withdrawal/transfer or for “no shows”.