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Advanced Patient Care Skills

Advanced Patient Care Skills Course

Prepare to Become a Patient Care Technician

If you have a current CNA license, you can increase your knowledge and train to work as a patient care technician in hospitals and other health care settings. Patient care technicians are part of a multidisciplinary team, caring for patients who require acute care as well as chronic care.

Advanced Patient Care Skills at HCC

In eight weeks, you can be ready for a new career as a patient care technician. For your convenience, this course is offered online and as an all-classroom experience. HCC’s partnerships with area hospitals, businesses, and organizations provide aspiring patient care technicians with unique opportunities for rewarding careers.

The entire course is 92 hours. You will earn 9.2 CEUs upon completion of the course.

 

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Advanced Patient Care Skills *Hybrid*

Please note that this is a hybrid class--a blend of online education and classroom skills learning.

This course prepares certified nursing assistants to work in hospitals and other health care settings as part of a multidisciplinary team caring for patients who require acute care as well as chronic care. You will expand and deepen your skills in complex health care procedures including phlebotomy, electrocardiograms, glucose monitoring, intravenous therapy, wound care, and urinary catheterization. You must have a current Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) license.

Textbook and workbook are included. For additional information, call Kathy Schultz at 443-518-4981. No refund five days prior to start date. 9.2 CEUs. 

Tuition: $1,255 (includes $670 in fees*)
Mon-Fri Jun 01-Jun 26 9AM-4PM Howard Hall 122 XH-653 7605 #0893
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