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.
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.