The currently available nurse aide programs found in Winona Lake, Indiana are shown on this page. Call the phone number listed here to talk with a school coordinator and get details about how you can sign-up for a certification training course to become eligible to work in long-term care facilities and health centers.
Grace Village Health Care Facility
337 Grace Village Drive, Winona Lake, IN 46590
By enrolling in a state-approved nursing aide training program, you can receive the proper training and education on the skills and knowledge that you will be using in taking care of the patients. Training programs in Indiana must be state approved and offer the correct amount of hourly instruction and the proper curriculum. Currently they need to provide 30 hours of class instruction, and 75 hours of experience in a hands-on health care setting. Once you complete your training there, you will become eligible to apply for the license exams. Taking the license exams is an important step in becoming one since it is the only way for you to get your name entered in the state’s registry for Nurse Aides.
The license exams for the state of u should Indiana are all handled by the Ivy Tech Community College. Their exams are composed of a written and a skills demonstration on the basic nursing skills. You can also request to have an oral exam instead of a written test by sending a letter during your application to the board. In order to get you name entered in the registry, you must be able to pass all the tests. Once your name is entered in the registry, you have to maintain that status to be able to apply for or get work as a nursing assistant. The CNA licenses in the state need to be renewed every 24 consecutive months. To become eligible, you are required to have worked for at least 8 hours with pay during that time. If you have taken a number of nursing classes in another state, you may be eligible to take the state examinations to be a certified nursing assistant. By applying for reciprocity you may be able to take the exams without needing to retrain.
Winona Lake is the town that is a part of Kosciusko County. It is located in Wayne Township. The town was named after the lake that it was built on. The lake is also one of the things Winona Lake is best known for. According to the census of 2010, their total population was around 4,908 people. It has a total land area of approximately 2.76 sq. miles and a total water area of 0.49 sq. miles. The population density of this city is approximately 1,375.7/sq. mile.
Health care providers that are serving this town include Primesource Healthcare, McArthur Counseling Center, US Healthworks Medical Clinic, Kch Lutheran Health Network, Ear Nose & Throat Associates PC, New Hope Clubhouse Warsaw, Medical Group of Fort Wayne, Grace Village Retirement Community, and many more. photo attribution: codnewsroom