The Patient Care Technician program at Americation Career and Training School (ACTS) is designed to make an individual equipped with skills required to work in the healthcare field. The 3 main skills that you will learn in this program are Patient Care Skills, Phlebotomy Skills and EKG Skills. The patient care skills in the program will also make you eligible for various other national certifications. At successfully completion of the program the students will be eligible for 8 national certifications. The Patient Care Technician Certification, Phlebotomy Technician Certification, EKG Technician Certification, Cardiac Monitor Telemetry Technician Certification, Cardiac Arrhythmia Technician Certification, Blood-borne Pathogen Certification, Rehabilitation Therapy Technician, Restorative Care Assistant Specialist Certification. Our program was designed keeping in mind the job market and the competitiveness of skills that the employer expects from an employee.
The educational environment of the Patient Care Technician Program at ACTS considers individual differences which affect learning ability, and provides motivation to continue to learn and adapt to the changes in a healthcare setting. The faculty believes an individual’s ability to learn is based on past experiences and personal potential, which permits learning to occur at different rates and levels. Learning takes place most readily when material is covered in a logical sequence and progresses in difficulty from simple to complex. The faculty believes that Patient Care Technician education should reflect the student’s development of skills and theoretical knowledge essential for correctly performing EKG’s, collecting blood specimens, properly transporting specimens to the laboratory and performing patient care skills.
At completion of the program the student will be awarded with a certificate of completion.
PROGRAM KEY DETAILS
Small Class Size
PROGRAM MODULES OUTLINE
PCT MODULE 1: PATIENT CARE
PCT MODULE 2: EKG
PCT MODULE 3: PHLEBOTOMY
WHERE CAN I WORK AS A PATIENT CARE TECHNICIAN
LONG TERM CARE
Upon successful completion of the patient care technician program you will be eligible for National Certification exam. Ask your admissions counselor for detailed information on certification eligibility and options.
Certified Patient Care Technician
Certified Cardiac Monitor Telemetry Technician
Certified Phlebotomy Technician
Certified Cardiac Arrhythmia Technician
Certified EKG Technician
BloodBorne Pathogen Prevention Certification
Certified Restorative Care Assistant Specialist
Certified Rehabilitation Therapy Technician
PROGRAM COMPLETION REWARDS
At successful completion, you will receive digital badges that can be used online to display your achievements.
At the completion of the program, you will be awarded with a program completion certificate.
With the completion of this program, you will also be awarded with Career Enhancement Clock Hours (CECH), that may be displayed on your resume.
Your completion also comes with a dedicated transcript that shows your areas of grades for each course you attended.
Commonly Asked Questions or Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)
What program are available to enroll after I complete my patient care technician program?
Are payment plans or financial assistance available?
What is the job outlook?
Increase in aging baby boomers.
Increase in patient care.
How do I sign up?
You can contact the admissions office for information on program registration process.
How long does it take to become pct?
Do you have more than one start date?
What are the core skills of the pct?
What are the most search healthcare careers on Americation Career and Training School?
What are my options of paying for the programs?
Is the acceptance procedure competitive?
What certification are available for Patient Care Technicians?
At completion you will be eligible for 8 national certifications.
What is the difference between selecting patient care technician schools?
When selecting the patient care technician program look for the course content. Americation Career and Training School offers the pct program with the most updated content. We specialize in the patient care technician program and the program makes you eligible for 8 national certification exams at the completion of the program.