24.159.911 GENERAL REQUIREMENTS FOR LICENSURE AS MEDICATION AIDE II
(1) The applicant for licensure as medication aide II must:
(a) submit a completed application and application fee;
(b) provide proof of high school diploma or equivalent;
(c) hold a valid certificate from the Department of Public Health and Human Services as a certified nursing assistant (CNA);
(d) have been employed as a CNA in a long-term care facility for a minimum of 4,000 hours;
(e) hold a valid CPR certificate;
(f) provide proof of successful passage of the board-approved medication aide II exam at 80 percent proficiency; and
(g) provide a certificate of completion from a medication aide II training program as outlined in these rules; or
(h) hold an unencumbered certification or license in another state or U.S. jurisdiction that is determined by the board to be reasonably equivalent to the board-specified program.
History: 37-8-426, MCA; IMP, 37-8-423, 37-8-426, MCA; NEW, 2011 MAR p. 2144, Eff. 10/14/11; AMD, 2021 MAR p. 991, Eff. 8/7/21; AMD, 2022 MAR p. 1666, Eff. 8/6/22.