Restorative Nurse Assistant
A restorative nurse's aide is a certified nursing assistant (CNA) who has additional, specialized training in restorative nursing care. A restorative nurse's aide (RNA) helps patients gain an improved quality of life by increasing their level of strength and mobility. They often work in assisted living communities, hospital therapy departments, adult day care centers, long-term care facilities, rehabilitation centers and home health agencies.
- HIGH SCHOOL DIPLOMA
- MUST BE AT LEAST 16 Y.O.
- VALID SOCIAL SECURITY NUMBER
- VALID STATE ID OR DRIVER'S LICENSE
- MUST PASS WRITTEN ADMISSION EXAM
- TUBERCULOSIS SKIN TEST
- PHYSICAL EXAM
The program is designed for those seeking employment for the position of a Restorative Nursing Assistant. The objective of the program is to instruct the student to meet the required skills to perform simple therapy/nursing procedures contributing to the care and rehabilitation of the sick or injured and others requiring therapy services.
The student will complete the required number of laboratory experience hours at with a Restorative Nurse instructor. Upon successful completion of the program, the student will be awarded a CERTIFICATE OF COMPLETION in the RNA Training program.
At the present time (since 2002), the State of Illinois no longer has a certification exam for the Occupational Rehabilitation Aide (ORA) and Physical Rehabilitation Aide (PRA). However the curriculum followed at Jethro Healthcare School is the same as required by the State of Illinois when certification was mandatory. This program does meet Medicare and Medicaid guidelines for the CNA or DDA working with Restorative Nursing programs.
Jethro Healthcare School,LLC is approved by the Division of Private Business and Vocational Schools of the Illinois Board of Higher Education.
Complaints against this school may be registered with the Illinois Board of Higher Education,1 N Old State Capitol Plaza Suite 300 Springfield, IL 62701, www.IBHE.org.
650 W Algonquin Rd., 2nd Floor
Des Plaines, IL 60016