Free Medication Aide Class -OR

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Free Medication Aide Class! Build your Healthcare Career!


New exclusive classes being held for Oregon; let us help you build your career in Nursing! Start date: 10/11/2021

Avamere Health Services is one of the largest long term healthcare employers in the Pacific Northwest. Begin your career in a secure field of practice with a large, supportive "family" that has your back! We offer a career ladder, promotion from within and GENEROUS tuition reimbursement for full-time employees.

All candidates must complete the online application process and provide a Certificate of Completion from their NATCEP (Nursing Assistant Training & Competency Evaluation Program) documentation of at least 6 months full time as a Certified Nursing Assistant as required by the Oregon State Board of Nursing. Register NOW to be considered for classes near you! Registration does not guarantee a seat in a class.


Classes are a minimum of 60 hours of in person & live virtual learning (10 x 6hour days classes) that provides both synchronous & a-synchronous learning. There are a minimum of two in-person class days for each cohort. Clinicals will be a minimum of 24 hours with a Board Approved Instructor or Clinical TeachingAssociate/Avamere employee.

Students successfully completing this class are eligible to apply for testing to become a Certified Medication Assistant in the State of Oregon. FIRST PRIORITY IS GIVEN TO EMPLOYEE REFERRALS, CURRENT, ACTIVELY EMPLOYED AVAMERE CNAs and those being SUBMITTED DIRECTLY BY THEIR AVAMERE MANAGERS.

To begin the registration process please visit HERE or go to our careers site at www.teamavamere.com and search for Classes in in your area!

All questions about this class should be emailed or texted to (please include your full name and city/state):

Misty Gordon, RN

Medication Aide Program Director

OSBN Approved Faculty &

CNA/CMA Advisory Board Member

RN Test Observer for Headmaster

MGordon@avamere.com or 970-364-0323 (TEXT)


To learn more about Avamere and the Primary Instructor for the Medication Aide Program for Avamere, listen to our Podcast with the Program Director, Misty: https://www.peopleofavamere.com/1722655/9060891-the-avamere-way-to-a-happy-nursing-career

You can also read the Avamere Blog article: https://www.avamere.com/the-avamere-way-to-a-happy-nursing-career/



This is a great start to become a Medication Aide in the State of Oregon and is also a wonderful first step to becoming a licensed nurse.

Avamere offers a generous tuition reimbursement for Nursing School after one year of fulltime employment.

Come join the team that has your back and gets you back to school!

Facility Information

Founded in 1995 and based in Wilsonville, Oregon, the Avamere Family of Companies provides assisted living, independent living, memory care, rehabilitation, home care, transitional care, and more. Today Avamere’s diverse companies operate in over 250 locations across 19 states with over 8,800 employees. Avamere’s mission is to enhance the life of every person they serve. Avamere is proud to be considered one of Oregon’s most admired companies as they continue to serve their valued patients and residents. For more community and employee stories, please visit avamere.com/blog.


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