Medication Administration for Childcare Providers

State of Maryland Medication Administration course for Childcare Providers
* Required for all childcare providers July 2011 in the state of Maryland

childcareGain skills to administer medications safely to children in child care centers and family child care homes. This state-approved curriculum provides 6 clock hours of MSDE Core of Knowledge: Health, Safety and Nutrition and addresses NAEYC standards for program accreditation. Topics include practices and procedures for administering over-the-counter and prescription medications in accordance with state child care licensing requirements; instruction is provided by qualified health professionals. MDSE Medication Administration handbook provided in class. Core of Knowledge: 6 clock hrs.