CNA Required Continuing Education - Nurse Aides Hours


Nurse Aides must receive 24 hours of in-service education every two years that includes training in geriatrics and the care of residents with a dementia disorder, including Alzheimer's disease.  
These training videos meet the requirement by the Texas Administrative Code (Title 40, Part 1, Chapter 94, RULE §94.9) for eight (8) hours of Nurse Aide's In-Service Education.    
Register for this program today and you will receive a confirmation email with the LINKS for eight (8) hours of webcast training videos. You will need speakers to hear the presentations. After you have watched the webcasts, click on the link for the post test. A passing score is 80% or better. You will receive a certificate via email once you have successfully completed the post test.


Videos include:

  • Clinical Differences Among Four Common Dementia Syndromes, 42 minutes
  • Meeting You Again - A Dementia Novela, 14 minutes
  • Caring for the Hateful Patient, 45 minutes
  • Polypharmacy and the Elderly: Are You Taking Too Many Meds?, 42 minutes
  • Living Independently - A Healthy Choice, 40 minutes
  • Substance Abuse in the Elderly, 42 minutes
  • Dementia, 63 minutes
  • Importance of Sleep for Seniors, 51 minutes
  • What Confuses Us About Over the Counter Medication - Part 1, 35 minutes
  • Quality of Life Issues for Older Adults, 50 minutes
  • The Art, Science and Spirit of Caring - A Different Perspective, 44 minutes
  • BLS for Healthcare - Choking, 12 minutes

To see an example of the program format, click on the DEMO tab in the left pane. at Morningside Ministries is an approved provider of continuing education for nurse aides. at Morningside Ministries is approved to provide continuing education activities for Social Workers - Provider #5044.  For concerns regarding  this CE program, please contact the Texas State Board of Social Workers Examiners at 1-800-232-3162 or LSW@DSHS.STATE.TX.US.

This educational offering has been reviewed by the National Continuing Education Review Service (NCERS) of the National Association of Long Term Care Administrator Boards (NAB) and approved for 1.0 clock hour.  Send feedback about this program to

This course meets the training requirements as outlined in Ch. 97.259 of The Texas Department of Aging and Disability Services (DADS) for Administrators and Alternate Administrators in the State of Texas.


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