Temporary Nurse Aide Conversion Course

CONVERT YOUR TEMPORARY NURSING AIDE EXPERIENCE INTO A CNA CERTIFICATION

Temporary Nurse Aides are currently allowed during the declared federal and state public health emergencies extended by Governor Pete Ricketts on Dec. 20, 2021 in Executive Order No. 21-18. This executive order, in combination with the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services’ blanket waiver of the federal nurse aide training and certification requirements found in 42 CFR 483.35(d).

Effective as of 4/7/22, a facility can no longer hire a Temporary Nurse Aide STARTING June 7, 2022 and they must complete a conversion course and be listed on the CNA Registry by Oct. 7, 2022.

Temporary Nurse Aide Conversion Course

Approved by Nebraska Department of Health Human Services

Meets federal / state requirements necessary to be eligible for written and skills testing

Upon successful testing completion, students are eligible for placement on the Nebraska Nurse Aide Registry.

Multiple options to complete the conversion course based on your comfort level with testing and competency sign off, if needed.

Students

Did you work as a Temporary Nurse Aide in a facility for at least 68 hours any time after March 31, 2020?

Can this facility sign an attestation form regarding this?

Have you completed the 8 hrs American Health Care Association Temporary Nurse Aide course final exam with a grade of at least 80% and have the Certificate of Completion?

TAKE OUR QUIZ TO SEE IF YOU QUALIFY?

Facilities

We offer a variety of options to convert your Temporary Nurse Aides which support the student in preparing for their exams as well as providing skills competency sign-off from a Registered Nurse.

Visit THIS PAGE for more information pertaining to facility options.

Temporary Nurse Aide Conversion Course Options:

Skills Practice and Skills Competency Sign Off by a Registered Nurse

32 hrs classroom practice and skills competency sign off
Access to 76 hr CNA Course online materials
Skills video library and online skills packets
1 written exam
1 skills exam

$350

Skills Refresher Course*

3.5 hrs classroom skills practice
Access to 76 hr CNA Course online materials
Skills video library and online skills packets
1 written exam
1 skills exam

$150

Access to online skills videos/sheets + Testing*

Skills video library and online skills packets
1 written exam
1 skills exam

$125

Testing Only*

1 written exam
1 skills exam

$100

*Proof of Competency must be provided.