COVID-19 (Coronavirus) situation:

Testing candidates: Check our COVID-19 Update Page to look for testing availability and review the health and safety measures required for testing.

Appointment availability is limited due to social distancing precautions and varies by location. Please note that our customer service wait-times are also longer than usual right now. For information on rescheduling, refunds, and more, please check out our FAQs.

District of Columbia Nurse Aide

District of Columbia Nurse Aide

Learn more about testing for Essential Services in the U.S. and Canada during COVID-19. See FAQs »

Learn more about Pearson VUE test delivery during COVID-19.


Effective July 1, 2020 there will be a price increase for the District of Columbia's nurse aide and home health aide exams.

  • Home Health Written Exam- $55
  • Home Health Skills Exam- $110
  • Nurse Aide Skills Exam- $110
  • Nurse Aide Written Exam- $55
  • Nurse Aide Oral Exams- $55

Effective September 3, 2019 score reports will be provided online and will no longer be mailed to you nor provided to you at the test site. To access your score report, please log into your PCM account and click here for printable instructions.
Score reports are generally available within a few hours after a testing event is completed for the day.

Find test information and download handbooks/applications/forms from this page.

You are responsible for reviewing all information in the Candidate handbook.


Last updated 2020-06-22