Nursing Home Administrator 120-Hour Training Program

Penn State Abington is pleased to announce:


The Pennsylvania State Board of Examiners of

Nursing Home Administrators Approved

Nursing Home Administrator

120-Hour Training Program



Theresa Bloom



This Pennsylvania State Board of Examiners of Nursing Home Administrators approved specialty program is designed to provide a knowledge core of education for those interested in pursuing a career in the long term care administration field. The courses may also serve to satisfy State of Pennsylvania license renewal requirements.  Consisting of sixteen courses, each 7.5 hours in length, the 120-hour program is taught by Penn State University faculty and area professionals.


Dates: September 5-October 25, 2014

Day/Time: Friday and Saturday, 8:00am-5:00pm

Location: Penn State Abington

Cost: $2495

Courses may be taken individually for $175 each


Please visit this page for information on qualifying for this training:




9/5-Strategic Planning, Marketing and Public Relations


9/6-Social Services, Family and Community Relationships and Resident Rights


9/13-Preparation for Licensure/Certification/Accreditation Surveys and Meeting other Regulatory Requirements


9/12-Understanding Regulations, Deficiencies, Plans of Corrections and Quality Assurance


9/19-Facility Support Services: Building /Grounds, Housekeeping, Laundry and Central Supply


9/20-Gerontology, Diseases of Aging, Death & Dying


 9/26-Rehabilitation Services and Special Care Services


9/27-Administration, Organization and Management of the

Long Term Care Facility


10/3-Third Party Reimbursement


10/4-Risk Management, Safety and Insurance


10/10-The Role of the Government in Health Care Policy



10/11-Health Support Services: Pharmacy, Medical Records

and Diagnostic Services 


10/17-Fiscal Management, Budget and Accounting


10/18-Dietary Department and Resident Nutrition 


10/24 & 25-Personnel Management and Labor Relations 


10/24 & 25-The Nursing Department and Resident Care Management