15-20 hours per week
This Patient Care Tech program equips students with the necessary knowledge and skills to pursue a rewarding career in healthcare as a valuable member of any patient care team. Students will gain a solid foundation in patient care principles, including vital signs monitoring, personal hygiene assistance, mobility support, and infection control. Upon completion, students will be equipped to provide compassionate care, support patients' physical and emotional needs, and maintain a safe healthcare environment. From there, students are qualified to pursue careers as Patient Care Technicians in hospitals, nursing homes, clinics, and other healthcare facilities.
PROJECTED GROWTH OF PATIENT CARE TECH EMPLOYMENT
NEW PATIENT CARE TECH JOBS BY 2031
AVERAGE HOURLY WAGE FOR PATIENT CARE TECHNICIANS
U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics
There’s never a shortage of healthcare facilities looking to hire employees who are qualified to effectively help and handle patients. Private hospitals, large healthcare networks, specialized healthcare providers, and government entities are some of the largest employers of PCTs.
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