Certified Medication Assistants (CMAs) are required to renew nursing medication certification every 2 years by the last day of the birth month.

Renewal Requirements

  • Applicants must have worked, doing medication assistant duties, for a minimum of 160 hours within the past 2 years.
  • Applicants must hold a current certified nursing assistant certificate.

Applications & Forms

Applications and forms for Certification Renewal can be found on the Applications & Forms page.

Questions About the Application Process

Many questions about the application process can be answered by visiting the CMA Certification Renewal FAQ section of our website. If you still have questions after reading the FAQs, then please submit your question using the form found on our Contact page.

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DISCLOSURE STATEMENT

Statement of locations where all notices of the meetings of the Arizona State Board of Nursing will be posted.

Pursuant to A.R.S. §38-431.02(A)(1)(a), the Arizona State Board of Nursing will post all notices of the meetings of the Arizona State Board of Nursing Meetings and any of its committees and subcommittees on the Board's website at www.azbn.gov. Notices will indicate the date, time, and place of the meeting and will include an agenda or information concerning the manner in which the public may obtain an agenda for the meeting.

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