Who are Certified Nurse Aides in Nebraska? In Nebraska, a CNA is a certified nurse aide or orderly, who have completed 75 hours of CNA Training Nebraska, consisting of classroom instructions and clinical learning component, cleared certification exam in a Medicare/ Medicaid certified facility and got registered with the nurse aide registry.
Any working Nurse aides in an approved nursing homes that is not Medicare or Medicaid certified, needs to complete state and federal approved 75 hour certified nurse aide training and pass the certification test. It is also essential that a nurse assistant must also complete state approved 21 hours basic resident care course in an intermediate care facility for the mentally retarded(ICF-MR). The training must be completed under the supervision of RN or LPN. A student is not allowed to mix up with actual patients during classroom learning but can practice their classroom learning with patients in clinical hands-on experience after the completion of classroom training.
The Montana Department of Public Health & Human Services oversees numerous CNA Montana training programs offered by various schools, technical institutes and colleges all over the state to find out about the implementation of federal OBRA-87 requirements. The MDPHHS also manages, regulates and maintain Montana Nurse Aide Registry.
There are also certain prerequisites for enrolling in any school for CNA programs and certification:
- 16 years & above age;
- Knowledge of English language speaking and understanding.
- Needed to complete state and federal approved 75 hour nurse aide training and competency evaluation program within 120 days in a job or 21 hour basic resident care course for intermediate care facilities for the mentally retarded.
- No Criminal background, no felony charges and no illegal or unethical practice record.
CNA training Schools in Nebraska:
Clarkson College – Omaha
101 South 42nd Street, Omaha, NE 68131
Southeast Community College Continuing Education Center – Lincoln
301 South 68th Street Place, Lincoln, Nebraska 68510
Southeast Community College Nurse Aide Training Program – Beatrice
4771 West Scott Rd., Jackson Hall Room 215, Beatrice, NE 68310
Southeast Community College – Hebron
Blue Valley Lutheran Nursing Home, 220 Park Ave., Hebron, Nebraska 68370
Southeast Community College – Nebraska City
1800 14th Ave., Nebraska City, NE 68410
Southeast Community College Nurse Aide Training Course – Tecumseh
1133 North 3rd Street, Tecumseh, Nebraska 68450
Southeast Community College – Wahoo, South Haven
1400 Mark Dr., Wahoo, NE 68066
Nebraska Methodist College Nurse Aide Program – Omaha
720 North 87th Street, Omaha, Nebraska 68114
BryanLGH College of Health Sciences Nursing Assistant Program – Lincoln
5035 Everett Street, Lincoln, NE 68506
Mid-Plains Community College CNA Training Course – McCook
1205 East 3rd Street, McCook, Nebraska 69001
Northeast Community College – Norfolk
801 East Benjamin Avenue, Norfolk, NE 68702
Northeast Community College Nursing Assistant Course – O’Neill
409 East Adams Street, O’Neill, Nebraska 68763
Northeast Community College CNA Training Program – S. Sioux City
3309 Daniels Lane, South Sioux City, NE 68776
Northeast Community College Nurse Aide Training – West Point
202 Anna Stalp, West Point, Nebraska 68788
Metropolitan Community College C.N.A. Class – Omaha
Fort Omaha Campus, Omaha, NE 68103