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Nurse Assistant Training Program (NATP)

Skilled Nursing Facility / Intermediate Care Facility Application Requirement

Skilled Nursing Facility (SNF) means a health facility or a distinct part of a hospital which provides continuous skilled nursing care and supportive care to patients whose primary need is for availability of skilled nursing care on an extended basis. It provides 24-hour inpatient care and, as a minimum, includes physician, skilled nursing, dietary, pharmaceutical services and an activity program.

Intermediate Care Facility (ICF) means a health facility, or a distinct part of a hospital or skilled nursing facility, which provides the following basic services: Inpatient care to patients who have need for skilled nursing supervision and need supportive care, but who do not require continuous nursing care.

Please submit the following:

  • CDPH E276 – Online Nurse Assistant Training Program Application

  • CDPH E279 – Online Nurse Assistant Training Program Instructor or Director of Staff Development Application

  • CDPH E276A – Online Nurse Assistant Training Program Skills Checklist

  • CDPH E276C – Online Nurse Assistant Certification Training Program Individual Student Record

  • CDPH E278C – Facility Declaration of Participation in an Approved Online Training Program.

  • CDPH E276B – Online Nurse Assistant Training Program Daily Clinical Schedule. The training program may create their own daily clinical schedule following the content in CDPH E276B.

  • CDPH E276P – Online Nurse Assistant Training Program Sample Policies and Procedures. The training program may create their own policies and procedures following the content in CDPH E276P. See the Best Practices for NATP Operation and Policies & Procedures Development page.

  • A copy of training curriculum detailing its contents

Note: No Nurse Aide employed by a facility may be charged for any portion of the nurse assistant certification training program.

For faster processing, all forms and documents must be completed and submitted to the eLearning Review Unit email at eLearning@cdph.ca.gov. A staff member will contact the applicant once the application is received.

 

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