The nursing assistant training in Houma, Louisiana that is listed on this page are all the certification instruction programs you can find in the city. For any questions about their class enrollment, please contact the school through the number provided below.
L. E. Fletcher Technical Community College
310 St. Charles Street, Houma, LA 70361
You would need to finish a state approved CNA training program if you would like to gain a certification in the state of Louisiana. Look for a training program which has been approved by the state’s Department of Health to make sure that you will be eligible for the state competency exam after you finish the course. The training should be able to furnish you with the necessary skills and knowledge that you need in order to work efficiently as a nursing assistant after you finish the course.
If you are able to pass all of the tests, your name will be entered on the Nurse Aide Registry and you will receive your license. The validity of your licenses will only last for up to 2 years, which starts at the day you were given your license. In order for you to continue your work, you will need to renew it. To be eligible for renewal, you must have at worked at least 8 hours under the supervision of a registered nurse. Working as a private nursing assistant will not be credited as valid working hours and you will not be allowed to apply. To ensure that you will become eligible for renewal, the place you are working for must also be approved by the state’s Department of Health and Hospitals. You can contact Shirley Smith, The LA Program Manager at (225) 342-5779 for additional details.
The city of Houma is the parish seat of Terrebonne Parish. It is the biggest primary city of the Houma–Bayou Cane–Thibodaux Metropolitan Statistical Area. According to the census of 2010, their total population was around 33,727 people. It has a population density of 2,375.1 / sq mile. The total area of this city is approximately 14.2 sq miles, where almost all of it is land. Cabrai of France is considered as Houma’s sister city.
Examples of health care centers that are found in the area include Physicians Alliance, State of Louisiana Mental Health Office, Fresenius Medical Care, Physicians Surgery, Women’s Diagnostic & Breast Imaging Center, Comprehensive Care Plus, Louisiana Health and Wellness Group, Hearing Health Care of Louisiana Inc., Houma Surgi-Center & Urology Clinic, VA Community Based Outpatient Clinic, Haydel Asthma & Allergy, and many more. photo attribution: saturne