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Federal Review Course for 
Nursing Home Administrator (NHA) 
- See below for next date in Oklahoma and for


The purpose of the review course is to help attendees prepare for the nursing home administrators federal licensure exam. Theoretical, philosophical and practical aspects of long term care administration will be discussed. The instructor will review the five (5) Domains of Practice from which the test questions are drawn.  Review course materials have been revised and updated to reflect the structure of the current examination.

LICENSED ADMINISTRATORS... and especially PRECEPTORS who wish to be better able to help your AITs prepare for the NAB...
YOU CAN ALSO ATTEND THIS TRAINING... AND YOU WILL BE AWARDED CEUs (NAB Approved) in addition to to the knowledge you will gain.
(AITs are not awarded CEUs)

Topics Covered

Residential Centered Care Management and Quality of Life
• Human Resources
• Financial
• Environmental
• Leadership and Management


Joseph E. Townsend - Joe has taught the Review Course to help prepare people for the NAB exam since 1990. He has taught this course in North Carolina. Florida, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania, Louisiana, Arkansas, Ohio, New Mexico and Missouri, and California.  He is the author of The Principles of Health Care Administration, one of the primary texts recommended by the NAB. 

Joe has been a licensed administrator for 28 years, having managed nursing home and nursing home companies during that time period. Currently he is the the President of LTC Innovative Strategies, LLC.  and has a M.Ed.

Recommended Textbook

Joe Townsend’s  book, Principles of Health Care Administration, is used as a basis for much of the course material dealing with the federal portion of the exam. Textbooks are available through Professional Printing & Publishing (online at www.ppandp.com).


July 21st  (8:30 AM til 5:00 PM) and 22nd (8:00 AM til 4:30 PM)
Shepherd Mall...OSBELTCA Conference Room.
The fee for attendance is $275 per person
(for both days), payable in advance of the event.  Any additional expenses (meals, travel, hotels) are on your own.  

You may REGISTER and PAY ONLINE (in advance...Mr. Townsend needs a head count) by going through our linked "Calendar" above or at the top of any page on our site.  AU students should pay through the online portal.

Watch here for future dates...intent is to offer these twice/year (February and July/August time frames, corresponding near the end of AU classes).


NAB Review for NAB RC/AL Exam

OKALA is offering an "online" NAB Review Course - self-paced, about 11 hours in length - to help RC/AL Administrator applicants prepare for the NAB RC/AL exam. Check with the OKALA website.


Last Modified on 05/29/2014