This Pennsylvania State Board of Examiners of Nursing Home Administrators-approved specialty program is designed to provide a knowledge core of education for those interested in pursuing a career in the long-term care administration field. The courses may also serve to satisfy State of Pennsylvania license renewal requirements.
Consisting of 16 courses, each 7.5 hours in length, the 120-hour program is taught by Penn State University faculty and area professionals. You may register for the entire program or choose to take individual courses as needed.
Date and Time: Thursdays and Fridays, May 11 - June 30, 2017, 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Cost: Entire 120-hour program is $2349 *
Cost: $150 per course *
Please contact our office at (724) 773-3700 if you would like to register for the following individual courses.
Facility Support Services: Building/Grounds, Housekeeping, Laundry and Central Supply
Thursday, May 11
Administration, Organization and Management of the Long Term Care Facility
Friday, May 12
Third Party Reimbursement
Thursday, May 18
Rehabilitation Services and Special Care
Friday, May 19
Thursday, May 25
Strategic Planning, Marketing and Public Relations
Friday, May 26
Understanding Regulations, Deficiencies, Plans of Corrections and Quality Assurance
Thursday, June 1
The Nursing Department and Resident Care Management
Friday, June 2
Dietary Department and Resident Care
Thursday, June 8
Health Support Services
Friday, June 9
The Role of Government in Health Policy and Regulation
Thursday, June 15
Social Services, Family and Community Relationships and Resident Rights
Friday, June 16
Preparation for Licensure Certification Accreditation Surveys and Meeting Other Regulatory Requirements
Thursday, June 22
Gerontology, Diseases of Aging
Friday, June 23
Personnel Management and Labor Relations
Thursday, June 29
Fiscal Management, Budgeting and Accounting
Friday, June 30
Questions regarding PA licensure requirements should be directed to:
State Board of Examiners of Nursing Home Administrators
P. O. Box 2649
Harrisburg, PA 17105-2649
Please visit the state board page for information on the admissions requirements for this training.
* Cancellations and Refunds
Payment is due upon registration. Registration cancellations with a full refund will be accepted until one week prior to the first class. After that, the individual may be held responsible for registration and fees. The University may cancel or postpone any course or activity because of insufficient enrollment or other unforeseen circumstances.