Geriatric Advanced Nursing Assistant

Geriatric Advanced Nursing Assistant - Certificate

Geriatric Advanced Nursing Assistant - Certificate

This program will provide the student with an enhanced understanding of the influence caregivers have in the quality and safety of healthcare for aging adults. The student will be able to identify common physical and psychosocial characteristics associated with the aging adult. The student will gain knowledge necessary to plan and provide optimal entry level care for aging adults.

Recommended Course Sequence

Core Courses

Course Title Credits
GERI 1000 Memory Care in the Aging Adult 3
GERI 1100 Physiological Changes in the Aging Adult 3
HEAL 1060 Nursing Assistant 5
HEAL 1075 Trained Medication Aid 3
HEAL 1502 Medical Terminology 2
Total Core Credits: 16
Total Program Credits: 16