Fall 2020
Patient Care Technician Program COMM_ED450-15557
0.00 Noncredit

Patient Care Technicians work in hospitals, clinics, rehabilitation centers, long term care facilities, physician offices and assisted living facilities. These professionals must possess the technical skills necessary to service complex patient care issues including: rehabilitation services, diagnostic tests, basic bedside care, collection of laboratory specimens, Phlebotomy and EKGªs. In addition to labs requiring a student to practice and demonstrate EKG, Phlebotomy and base line nursing skills, lecture topics of this program include: medical terminology, anatomy and physiology and miscellaneous patient care concepts. Other topics include: HIPAA; vital signs; patient care; personal hygiene and grooming and aseptic technique among others. Clinical Externship: This program includes a 40 hour clinical externship opportunity. To be eligible for the clinical, students must successfully complete the 120-hour program, submit to a thorough background check, drug screening and meet other requirements.

Class Availability: Open
11 of 12 seats available
Instructor
Staff
Class Number Delivery Days Dates Times Type
39274 In Person MW September 14, 2020 - December 14, 2020 6:00pm - 9:30pm Lecture
  SSeptember 26, 2020 - December 5, 20209:00am - 4:00pm 
May need to convert to online teaching. No class 11/11, 11/25 National Certification: This program meets the necessary requirements to take the National Healthcareer Association (NHA) - Certified Patient Care Technician (CPCT); Certified Nurse Technician (CNT); and/or Certified Patient Care Associate (CPCA) national certification exams. Clinical Externship: This program includes a 40-hour clinical externship opportunity. To be eligible for the clinical, students must successfully complete the 120-hour program, submit to a thorough background check, drug screening and meet other requirements.
May need to convert to online teaching. Saturday class meets on 9/26, 10/10, 10.24, 11/14, 12/5
Last full refund date Student Last Date to Withdraw Section no. Class Fees
September 13, 2020 September 14, 2021 0001 $1,999.00

Books and Materials

Textbook information pending.

Locations

  • Estrella Mountain Community College
  • Ocotillo Hall
  • OCT 101

Additional Location

  • September 26, 2020 - December 5, 2020
  • S 9:00am - 4:00pm