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North Carolina Medication Aide

North Carolina Medication Aide

Candidates seeking to work as a medication aide in a nursing home must complete state-approved training and have their approved training program upload their record to complete the registration and testing process.

If you have previously submitted an application and were approved for testing, you can access your account at

Adult Care candidates may create a new testing account or access their current account at


Downloads Format Size
Nursing Home Candidate Handbook * PDF 290 KB
Medication Aide Registry for Adult Care facilities PDF 187 KB

* The Candidate Handbook is the most comprehensive resource for prospective licensees. Access Licensing Information, What to Bring to an Exam, Exam Scheduling, Exam Fees, Content Outlines, Testing Center Rules and more.

Last updated 2021-03-15