Certified nurse aide training programs that are found in Washington, New Jersey are available in the list on this page. All courses are required to be screened by the state registry and approved before being eligible to provide instruction. Contact the school listed here for additional program information.
Warren County Community College
475 Route 57 West, Washington, NJ 07882
Becoming a nursing assistant in New Jersey is easy if you meet the requirements. One of the requirements is to pass a CNA training program with the minimum set of hours that is required by the state. Another requirement is to pass a background check to see if you have a criminal record. The last requirement is to apply for and pass the state license examination.
Obtaining a nurse aide certification is a requirement for all those who want to work in either a long-term healthcare center or a personal care home. Part of the certification process is to complete NATCEP or PCA training program in order to become eligible to take the license examinations. By pass all the test in the license exams, the candidate will gain entry into the New Jersey Nurse Aide Registry and receive his certificate.
The license exam however is not only limited to those who enrolled in the programs mentioned. Other individuals such as students, graduate, registered nurses, foreign RNs, who were able to complete their course that included in the Fundamentals of Nursing, can also apply for the exams. Individuals who successfully completed a course in the Fundamentals of Nursing no more than 12 months may also apply for the exams. In addition to that, medics who received their training from the military and have met other requirements may also apply.
All documents that are needed to proof education and training are required to be sent along with the application forms to:
Division of Health Facilities Evaluation and Licensing
PO Box 358
Trenton, New Jersey 08625-0358
The application forms may be downloaded from the PSI website at http://www.PSIEXAMS.com. They can also download a copy of a Candidate Information Bulletin, a copy of a NA Practice Exam sample, and order other Non-secure materials.
Once entered onto the Nurse Aide Registry, the registry will also have other personal information, that many of which will not be shared to the public. The information that are found in the registry may include, personal name, social security number, certification number, contact number, employers, criminal backgrounds, and mailing address. If you have any changes to the information, the individual is required to inform the Registry. To inform them, please call (877) 774-4243 which is their toll-free number. The same number is also used to entertain any request for a duplicate of nurse aide certificates.
This is a borough that is a part of Warren County. You can find this borough in the eastern most part of the Lehigh Valley. Portions of the borough came from parts of Washington Township. As of the 2010 census, their total population was around 6,461 people. Washington has a total area of approximately 2.0 sq miles and a population density of 3,230.5/sq mile.
Examples of health care facilities and providers that are available in the borough include Medicine Man Holistic Health Center, Brightstar, Center for Behavioral Health, American Childrens Cancer Association, Foschetti Felix P Jr Doctor of Osteopathi, Warren Medical Clinic, Family Guidance Center of Warren County, Easter Seal Society Warren County Program, and many more. photo attribution: create-learning