RCPA - Rehabilitation and Community Providers Association


OMR Issues New Bulletin on Medication Administration Training Program
August 18, 2003

The new Medication Administration Training Program bulletin from the Office of Mental Retardation (OMR) outlines the process for the Medication Administration Train the Trainer’s Program. This program provides training for unlicensed staff in community settings about proper administration of medications to persons receiving mental retardation services in the settings listed: homes of 8 beds or less that are licensed under the 6400 regulations; small private Intermediate Care Facilities for the Mentally Retarded (ICF/MR) of 8 beds or less, licensed under the 6600 Regulations; and Adult Training Facilities licensed under 2380 Regulations.

This bulletin makes obsolete the following: Mental Retardation Bulletin #00-02-11 Announcement – Medication Administration Training, issued July 11, 2002.

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