Medication technicians provide support to licensed, healthcare professionals such as registered nurses and licensed practical nurses.
As the Healthcare industry grows and improves, we also enhance our training methodologies and approach in order for you to achieve excellence in the medical field. We have been helping students change their lives since 2011.
Where can you work as a medication technician?
As a Med Tech, you can work at Detox centers, Assisted Living Facilities, Private Homecare, Skilled Nursing Facilities, Group Homes, Drug Treatment Facilities, and Sober Home
This course is ideal for Certified Nurse Assistants (CNA), Home Health Aides (HHA), Medical Assistants (MA), Patient Care Technicians (PCT/PCA), and Certified Behavioral Health Technicians (BHT/CBHT).
Our 6-hour medication technician course is easy to follow to feel confident in what you do.
Really enjoyed this class
What will I learn?
Students will learn proper handling techniques and be proficient in reading prescription labels.
Our Med Tech course will also teach you how to assist with medications in Assisted Living Facilities, Home Care, Drug Treatment, and Skilled Nursing Facilities.
At the end of the course participants will be able to:
Demonstrate the ability to accurately complete and maintain all forms required for the process of medication administration and supervision of self-administration of medication.
State principles of safe storage of medications (prescription, controlled, and OTC)
Demonstrate correct preparation and administration of medication via oral, topical, transdermal, ophthalmic, otic, rectal, inhaled, and enteral routes
Discuss and demonstrate correct supervision of self-administration of medications
State medical indications/primary effects/purposes, symptoms of adverse reactions, and side effects of commonly used medications
Demonstrate understanding of medication instructions by reading and following instructions on a prescription label or health care practitioner’s order, and accurately completing a MAR
State conditions under which PRN medications may be administered.
Demonstrate proper safety and sanitation procedures.
Demonstrate proper disposal of expired or discontinued medications
State and demonstrate the six rights of medication administration
Understand the rules for Authorization for Medication Administration and for Informed Consent for Medication Administration.
Discuss the validation requirements
List steps to be taken when medications are to be taken off-site with the client
Demonstrate proper positioning of clients.
Explain the steps to take if a medication error is made.
Who is the course for?
This course is for anyone that has an interest in working at a facility as a medication tech.
This course is ideal for CNAs, HHAs, MAs, PCTs, and CBHTs. Our 6-hour medication technician course is easy to follow to feel confident in what you do.
How long to I have to complete the course?
The medication tech class is for 6-hours but the student will have three months to complete the course.
What are the duties of a Medication Tech?
Medication technicians prepare and assist with administration of medications to patients.
Where can I work as a Med Tech?
Detox, Assisted Living Facilities, Private Homecare, Skilled Nursing Facilities, and Sober home
Will I receive a certificate?
Yes, As soon as you pass our online med tech training class, you can print the certificate. Meaning, you’ll be able to get a med tech job right away!
How do I contact the school?
Beacon Hill Career Training
201 W. Sunrise Blvd #2C
Fort Lauderdale, FL 33311
Mon-Thurs 10 am- 7 pm
Fri. 10 am – 4 pm