Check the New Missouri Registry

As of 09/01/2021 all full CNA tests are done through Headmaster D & S.

Don’t Miss the Next DHSS/Headmaster Q & A Sessions

September 22, 2021, 2:30 p.m.

Join from a video system or application

Dial 24578245437@stateofmo.webex.com

You can also dial 173.243.2.68 and enter your meeting number. Tap to join from a mobile device (attendees only) +1-650-479-3207,,24578245437## Call-in toll number (US/Canada)
+1-312-535-8110,,24578245437##United States Toll (Chicago)

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Global call-in numbers

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Meeting from your computer or the WebEx app on your smartphone

Large groups and low bandwidth locations should utilize conference rooms equipped with PC/laptop, speakers, and a projector.

Click the link provided below to access The Meeting Center ‘Quick Start’ page requiring your name and email address. Staff connecting individually from their desktop should select the “Connect to Audio Icon” and choose the “Call Using Computer” option utilizing internal or external speaker(s) Choose the “Call Me” option if your device does not have internal or external speakers and enter your desk phone or mobile device number. The WebEx software will dial your number automatically to avoid long distance charges. When opening the WebEx invitation from the calendar on a State issued iPhone, you will see a red phone icon to the right of the WebEx Meet line. Clicking on this icon will open the WebEx application on your phone so you can connect to the meeting.

WebEx now has a mandatory password requirement for all conferences and the password is included in the invitation. Using the methods described above will not require you to enter the password.

Example

Meeting number (access code): 123 456 7890
Meeting password: vVmiAPmx333

The “I will call in” option should only be used if the above options are unavailable due to long distance charges being incurred.

You may encounter a busy signal if you dial in instead of using the "Call Me' option.
For larger group conferences or conferences with a presenter, remember to mute your audio to avoid interrupting the session.

Use the Chat Feature during the meeting if you have questions. Meeting host will monitor chat session. If there are any issues during the call, contact ITSD.

 

Meeting number (access code): 245 782 45437 Meeting password: VdPuYxjJ727

October 5, 2021, 10 a.m.

To avoid busy signals, use the "Call Me" option when joining the meeting from your computer or the WebEx app on your smartphone.

Large groups and low bandwidth locations should utilize conference rooms equipped with PC/laptop, speakers, and a projector.

Click the link provided below to access The Meeting Center ‘Quick Start’ page requiring your name and email address. Staff connecting individually from their desktop should select the “Connect to Audio Icon” and choose the “Call Using Computer” option utilizing internal or external speaker(s) Choose the “Call Me” option if your device does not have internal or external speakers and enter your desk phone or mobile device number. The WebEx software will dial your number automatically to avoid long distance charges. When opening the WebEx invitation from the calendar on a State issued iPhone, you will see a red phone icon to the right of the WebEx Meet line. Clicking on this icon will open the WebEx application on your phone so you can connect to the meeting.

WebEx now has a mandatory password requirement for all conferences and the password is included in the invitation. Using the methods described above will not require you to enter the password.

Example

Meeting number (access code): 123 456 7890
Meeting password: vVmiAPmx333

The “I will call in” option should only be used if the above options are unavailable due to long distance charges being incurred.

You may encounter a busy signal if you dial in instead of using the "Call Me' option.
For larger group conferences or conferences with a presenter, remember to mute your audio to avoid interrupting the session.

Use the Chat Feature during the meeting if you have questions. Meeting host will monitor chat session. If there are any issues during the call, contact ITSD.

 

 

Meeting number (access code): 245 741 64389 Meeting password: QYiVwYAp577

Employers

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CNA

Renew/update your CNA certification

Missouri Registry Inactive CNA Status means that the DHSS records show the CNA did not perform paid nursing services of at least one (1) day in a twenty-four (24) consecutive month period of time. The CNA may not work as a Certified Nurse Assistant in a Long-Term Care (LTC) facility when listed as inactive.

Missouri Registry Expired CNA Status means that the DHSS records show the CNA did not perform paid nursing services in five (5) consecutive years. The CNA cannot work as a Certified Nurse Assistant in a Long-Term Care (LTC) facility when listed as Expired.

Instructors

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The Emergency Amendment has been filed.

These rules will be implemented on June 28, 2021.

What does this mean?

Hospitals & Long Term Care Facilities: Any CNA courses that begin before June 28, 2021, will be allowed 60 days to utilize the previous curriculum and testing process. CNA courses that begin after June 28, 2021, will be required to use the latest approved CNA curriculum and Headmaster D & S for CNA testing.

Area vocational technical schools, comprehensive high schools, community junior colleges, or private agencies: All current CNA course utilizing the previous CNA curriculum and testing process, must be completed by August 31, 2021. Any CNA course that begins after August 31, 2021, will be required to use the latest approved CNA curriculum and Headmaster D & S for CNA testing.

Reciprocity: Individuals who are certified and active on another state’s nurse aide registry shall not be required to challenge the final examination. The individual shall submit, in writing to the department, a request to be added to the Missouri Certified Nurse Assistant Registry. At a minimum, the request shall include: the individual’s legal name; Copy of Social Security Card current address; telephone number; email address, if applicable; and proof of their current certified nursing assistant certificate. The department will respond in writing, either approving or denying the request to be added to the registry.

Important Informational Links

 

COVID-19 Waiver Update

Due to Executive Order 21-09, many waivers have been extended to December 31, 2021. Some are being terminated as of May 1, 2021. Click on the links below to determine the status of a specific waiver.