Superintendent’s Memo #221-15

State seal, Commonwealth of Virginia

Department of Education

August 28, 2015

TO:  Division Superintendents

FROM:  Steven R. Staples, Superintendent of Public Instruction

SUBJECT: Revised Regulations for Nurse Aide Programs, Effective 2015-2016 School Year

The Virginia Board of Nursing recently released the following revised guidance documents for the Nurse Aide education programs in accordance with the Administrative Code 18 VAC90-26-30.(B)(D) and 18 VAC90-26-30.(C)(D), Requirements for Instructional Personnel.

Guidance Documents:

Under a separate cover, this information will be provided to career and technical education administrators and nurse aide program directors to ensure that all programs are in compliance with the revised guidance documents.

If you have any questions, please contact Michele R. Green-Wright, specialist for health and medical sciences and related clusters, at or by telephone at (804) 225-3119.