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Patient Care Technician

Patient Care Technicians gain entry-level knowledge and clinical skills needed to work in a variety of employment settings like hospitals, surgical centers, and rehabilitation facilities. Employment for Patient Care Technicians is expected to grow 17 percent from 2014 to 2024, much faster than the national average for all occupations. Upon successful program completion, students will be eligible for the National Healthcareer Association (NHA) certification in Certified Patient Care Technician/Assistant (CPCT/A).

 

Length  200 Hours

Tuition  $3375

*See Program Schedules for additional program dates.



Certifications Available:                                   Basic Life Support (CPR) 

                                                                                Phlebotomy Technician (CPT) 

                                                                                EKG Technician (CET) 

                                                                                 

 Criminal backgrounds may prevent individuals from obtaining certification and externship/clinical placement

***Criminal background checks are required (additional fee to student)

***Uniform and medical exams are not included.

***Students must have a high school diploma or GED

***Medical Clearance, Laboratory Blood Work, PPD’s and Urine Drug Screen Are Required

 

Students must attend the Introduction to Health Career Pathway Seminar prior to registration.

             

Salem County Vocational Technical School

Carney’s Point Location

Contact: Shachara Adams at 856-351-2933

www.scvts.org  (Adult Education Tab) or adult_ed@scvts.org

Program Content

 Introduction to Health Care Career Pathway
Medical Terminology
Anatomy and Physiology
The Health Care Professional
Career DevelopmentMedical Assistant
Phlebotomy
EKGLab Hours
Clinical Experiences

Tuition:
$3,375*
*Licensing Fees Included
*Program uniform, books, physical exams, and CBI not included.
$50 Registration Fee (included)


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Classes schedule daytime hours.
Students must attend the Introduction to Health Career Pathway Seminar prior to registration.