Nurse Assistant/Home Health Aide

NURSE ASSISTANT AND HOME HEALTH AIDE PROGRAM

Certified Nurse Assistant is a vital member of health care team. Nurses Aides are involved in a wide range of responsibilities involved in the care of patients in a healthcare settings. Nurse assistant performs other function in addition to their primary function of assisting a registered nurse, they communicate effectively with the resident; observe resident responses to treatment, and care for the resident’s safety and environment and report changes to licensed nurse. They provide personal care and comfort measures. Certified Nurse Aides assist the residents in their Activities of Daily Living (ADL).

All students must have clean CORI and Negative TB result before clinical rotation.

THE OBJECTIVE OF THE PROGRAM

The goal of this program is to educate selected group of compassionate hard working people as Nursing Assistant and Home Health Aides, for the challenges in the dynamic healthcare industries. The school will educate the students strictly on the Federal and state recommended curriculum. This will not only prepare the students to have the required training standard, the student will come out with skills they will depend on in today’s work environment. The program has been known to expose the students to careers in health care industry such as career in Nursing, physical therapy and occupational therapy.

The program aims at taking prospective students through the principles and practice of nurse assisting. The program will be taught in two sections. The first section of the program will be classroom lecture combined with laboratory training. This section is design to expose the students to the theoretical aspect of the program and furnish them with an insight of what the students will expect in the clinical aspect of the training. The section will be taught by an experienced Registered Nurse. The second section of the program is the clinical section. This section is designed to introduce the students to the practical aspect of the training. This section will be conducted in a long term care facility and the students will have the opportunity to practice what they have been taught in the classroom. They will be in contact with the patients and have hands on what they have learned in the previous section. At the end of this clinical section, the student will be ready with confidence to sit and pass the state certification examination.

CERTIFICATION

The students will be able to demonstrate and understand the Activities of Daily living of the residents while at the same time being mindful of the privacy of the residents. The students who demonstrate the above understanding and pass all the classroom and clinical evaluation will be awarded certificate of completion as an indication that the student has successfully completed a Nursing Assistant Training program and will be eligible to take American Red CROSS Examination.

THE FACULTY

All the teachers in Spectrum Healthcare Training Center are approved by Commonwealth of Massachusetts Division of Professional Licensure, Office of Private Occupational School Education and Massachusetts Department of public Health.
The Faculty of Spectrum Healthcare Training Center is made up of highly qualified Registered Nurses with wide range of experience in the healthcare industry especially Long Term care and community nursing environment. The instructors are compassionate, well organized professionals who are very patient in dealing with people from a diverse ethnic background

The Spectrum Healthcare Training Center is open and available to all, who are ready and willing for the challenge that goes with success. Pick up your phone now and call Spectrum at 1-877-585-0855 and ask for Ms. Mercy Kimaro BSN, RN.

Do not forget that the time is now and the place is at Spectrum Healthcare Training Center for your NAT/HHA training.

COURSES OUTLINE
  1. OVERVIEW
  2. AGING AND DEVELOPMENT
  3. RESIDENTS’ RIGHT
  4. SAFETY
  5. ACTIVITY OF DAILY LIVING
  6. THE RESIDENT’S ROOM
  7. OBSERVING & REPORTING
  8. TALKING AND LISTENING
  9. INFECTION CONTROL
  10. NUTRITION AND HYDRATION
  11. MENTAL HEALTH OF RESIDENTS
  12. TAKING CARE OF YOURSELF
  13. CARE OF THE DYING RESIDENT
  14. HOME HEALTH AIDE

This is 120 hour course that meets Monday through Friday between 8am -2:45pm for day class and 4pm -10:45pm for evening class.

TUITION. Tuition for NAT/HHA is $1000.00. It is also estimated that the books and supplies will cost the prospective student an additional $131.00.

IS THE SCHOOL ON THE BUS ROUTE? Yes. We are at both bus and train routes. Call 1-877-585-0855 for direction.

WHERE WILL I WORK AFTER GRADUATION? Certified Nurse Assistants work in the Nursing Homes, Hospitals, Assisted living, and Private Homes.

DO YOU HAVE JOB PLACEMENT? The school does not guarantee a job upon completion of course.

HOW DO I REGISTER FOR THE PROGRAM?

Call us at 1-877-585-0855, our representative will be happy to talk with you and start the registration process with you.

WHERE ARE YOU LOCATED?

We are located at 330 Lynnway, Suite #112 , LYNN MA 01901.

BRANCH ADDRESS:
147 EAST MERRIMACK STREET
LOWELL, MA 01852

PHONE: 978-454-4600
FAX: 978-454-4644
Email: admin@spectrumhtc.com

NURSE ASSISTANT AND HOME HEALTH AIDE TRAINING PROGRAM
START DATE END DATE LOCATION
October 30, 2017 November 24, 2017 LOWELL
December 4, 2017 December 29, 2017 LYNN/LOWELL
January 8, 2018 February 2, 2018 LYNN/LOWELL
February 12, 2018 March 9, 2018 LYNN/LOWELL
March 19, 2018 April 13, 2018 LYNN/LOWELL
April 30, 2018 May 18, 2018 LYNN/LOWELL
May 28, 2018 June 22, 2018 LYNN/LOWELL
July 1, 2018 July 27, 2018 LYNN/LOWELL
August 6, 2018 August 31, 2018 LYNN/LOWELL
September 10, 2018 October 5, 2018 LYNN/LOWELL
October 15, 2018 November 9, 2018 LYNN/LOWELL
November 19, 2018 December 14, 2018 LYNN/LOWELL
December 18, 2018 January 11, 2019 LYNN/LOWELL
OCTOBER 9, 2017 NOVEMBER 3, 2017 LYNN/LOWELL.Spectrum Healthcare Training Center reserves the right to change, postpone  or cancel a class at any time before the class starts. All the registered students will be informed.
Contact Information
  • MAIN OFFICE:
    • 330 Lynnway, Suite 112
      Lynn, Massachusetts 01901
    • Phone: 781-593-3900
      Fax: 781-593-3944
    BRANCH:
    • 147 EAST MERRIMACK STREET
      LOWELL , MA 01852
    • Phone: 978-454-4600
      Fax: 978-454-4644
  • Phone: 781-593-3900
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