Clinical Care Assistant

Career Focus Statement

Prepare for college, registered nurse, and/or licensed practical nurse program, other healthcare areas, or for immediate employment in the healthcare field.

Program Goals

All Health Care students will:

  • Earn National Skills Certificates, i.e. National Occupational Competency Testing Institute (NOCTI) and PA Skills Certificates.
  • Successfully transition into a 1st career job and/or related post-secondary training.
  • Be proficient in their career major and demonstrate proficiency through hands-on performance and theoretical testing.

Program Description

  • Be a driving force on a professional healthcare team delivering high quality patient care.
  • Deliver basic patient care and perform therapeutic and diagnostic procedures in a hospital setting, physician’s office or home health agency.
  • Practice ethical standards, confidentiality, and professionalism when interacting with patients, clients and co-workers.

Employment Opportunities

  • ECG/EKG Technician
  • Patient Care Assistant – Acute Care
  • Pharmacist Assistant
  • Phlebotomist