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Medication Nursing Assistant Training in New Hampshire

In New Hampshire a Medication Nursing Assistant (MNA) is a Licensed Nursing Assistant (LNA) who has completed a Board approved medication administration program conducted by a Board approved Registered Nurse. Board approved medication administration programs must offer a minimum of 30 hours of theoretical content and 30 hours of clinical content.

In order to qualify as a student to take a Board approved medication administration program, there are strict criteria. The LNA must have the following qualifications:

  • he/she must hold a valid and unrestricted nursing assistant license,
  • he/she have been employed as a LNA within the past 5 years for an equivalent of 2 years of full time employment, and
  • he/she must possess proficiency in English and basic math.
  • The prospective MNA student must state their desire to be proficient in the administration of medications and submit two character references from an employer affirming their honesty, integrity, compassion and enthusiasm for nursing-related activities.
  • The prospective student may not have a history of felony conviction and is expected to comply with the application and tuition requirements of the sponsoring institution.

Upon completion of a Board approved medication administration program, the LNA must apply to the Board of Nursing and be issued a "Certificate" to administer medications.

Certification as a MNA allows the LNA to administer medications under the supervision of a RN/LPN to "stable" clients.

Medication Nursing Assistant Programs Educational programs in New Hampshire

Clinical Career Training LLC
PO Box 19
Bristol, NH 03222
Phone: (603) 744-6766 or 1-800-(603) 3320
Medication Nurse Reviewer: Melanie Hill

Coos County Nursing Hospital
PO Box 10
River Road
West Stewartstown, NH 03597
Phone: (603) 246-3321
Medication Nurse Reviewer: Shelly Brown

Genesis Healthcare MNA Program
Pleasant View Retirement Center
227 Pleasant Street
Concord, NH 03301
Phone: (603) 223-3518
Medication Nurse Reviewer: Melanie Hill

Glencliff Home MNA Training Program
393 High Street
Glencliff, NH 03238
(603) 989-3111, Ext. 1303
Medication Nurse Reviewer: Doreen K. Stevens, BSN, RNBC

Manchester Community College
1066 Front Street
Manchester, NH 03102
Phone (603) 206-8000

Med Pro Educational Services LLC
PO Box 118
Goffstown, NH 03045
Phone: (603) 660-9040
Medication Nurse Reviewer: Pamela Heggelund

LNA Health Careers, LLC
22 Concord Street 3rd Floor
Manchester NH 03101
Phone: (603) 647-2174
Program Coordinator: Jane Furusho, RN

Sullivan County Health Care
5 Nursing Home Drive,
Unity, NH 03743
Phone: (603) 542-9511 ext. 398
Medication Nurse Reviewer: Vada Aucter, MSN, BS, RN, SHC

WDC at Manchester Community College
1066 Front Street
Manchester, NH 03102
Phone: (603) 206-8161
Contact: Kristine Dudley, Director of Workforce Development

White Mountain Community College
2020 Riverside Drive
Belin, NH 03570
Phone: (603)752-1113
Medication Nurse Reviewer: Gail Minor-Babin