Patient care technicians tend to the ill and injured individuals under the supervision of doctors, nurses, and medical professionals. Their duties include taking vital signs, collecting specimens, performing catheterization, and assisting patients with eating, personal hygiene, and grooming. In order to become a Patient Care Technician, the student first has to pass the required coursework to become a Certified Nursing Aide (CNA). Patient care technicians often use their training and experience to pursue more advanced healthcare careers.Enroll Now!
NHA Certified Patient Care Technician (CPCT), NHA Certified EKG Technician (CET), and NHA Certified Phlebotomy Technician (CPT)
Hospitals, private cardiology clinics, and long-term care facilities