PUBLIC HEALTH ADVISORY CONCERNING FENTANYL AND FENTANYL-LACED SUBSTANCES

Board of Nursing Home Administrators

Educational Programs

There are three (3) educational tracks which qualifies applicants for licensure consideration. They are (1) Degree, BA or higher, from an accredited college or university, in health care administration, combined with a 400-hour internship taken for credit and served in a licensed long term care nursing facility; (2) BA or higher degree, from an accredited college or university, combined with a board-approved Administrator in Training program of six months; or (3) Associate degree and five (5) years of acceptable management experience in a licensed nursing home, combined with a board-approved Administrator in Training program of six months.

The following Universities offer Health Care Administration degrees:

University of Memphis
234 McCord Hall
Memphis, TN 38152
Phone: (901) 678-2794 or (901) 678-1465
Email: cbrskwcz@memphis.edu

East Tennessee State University

Colin G. Chesley
Box 70264
Johnson City, TN 37614
Phone: (423) 439-4483
Email: chesley@ETSU.edu

University of Tennessee, Knoxville
1914 Andy Holt Avenue
375 HPER
Knoxville, TN 37996-2710
Phone: (865) 974-6674
Email: cb@utk.edu

Southern Adventist University
Lisa Kuhlman
P.O. Box 370
Collegedale, TN  37315-0370
Phone: (423) 236-2680
Email: kuhlmanlisa@southern.edu