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CIP 2020

Detail for CIP Code 51.2603

Title: Medication Aide.

Definition: A program that prepares individuals to administer prescribed medications; observe and report patient reactions and side effects; and perform related emergency and recording duties under the supervision of nurses and/or physicians. Includes instruction in basic anatomy and physiology, common medications and their effects, taking vital signs, oxygen administration, medication administration and application, record-keeping, and patient observation.

Action: No Substantive Changes

CIP Title or Definition Changed
CIP 2010 CIP 2020
Code Title Action Code Title
51.2603 Medication Aide. No substantive changes 51.2603 Medication Aide.
Illustrative Examples
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