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Patient Care Technician

Objective

This program will prepare you for a healthcare career opportunity in the area of nursing assistant and home health aide by teaching how to function effectively as an integral member of a health care team. Upon completion of the program, you will be able to work in hospitals, adult living facilities, rehabilitation centers, home health agencies, nursing homes, hospices, nursing care facilities and in private duty.

Program Description

The Patient Cate Technician will provide you with a broad foundation of knowledge, skills and practical experience to work in a variety of medical settings. Graduates from this program may elect to take the State of Florida Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) and Certified Phlebotomy Technician Examination. This program includes trainin in plebotomy and EKG.

Course #
Course Title
Lecture Hours
Lab Hours
Clock Hours
PCT 1001
Nursins Assistant in Long Term Care/ Home Health Aide
60
-
60
PCT 1002
Anatomy, Physiology & Medical Terminology I
60
-
60
PCT 1003
Anatomy, Physiology & Medical Terminology II
60
-
60
PCT 1004
Nursing Fundamentals
60
-
60
PCT 1005
Nursing Skills and Techniques
30
30
60
PCT 1006
Anatomy, Physiology and Medical Terminology III
60
-
60
PCT 1007
Nursing Assistant Procedures I
-
60
60
PCT 1008
Nursing Assistant Procedures II
-
60
60
PCT 1009
Basic Emergency Care-CPR/First Aid and Safety
10
10
20
PCT 1010
Electrocardiography (EKG)
30
30
60
PCT 1011
Phlebotomy and Hematology
30
30
60
PCT 1012
Career Development/Employment Skills
20
-
20
PCT 1013
Patient Care Technician Lab
-
40
40
PCT 1014
Externship
-
-
160
Total
420
260
840

Tuition Cost

Tuition
$7,410.00
Registration Fee (non-refundable)
$150.00
Books and Supplies
$130.00
Uniforms and Lab Fees
$75.00
Total Program Cost
$7,765.00