Patient Care Technician

Patient Care Technicians are healthcare professionals who provide direct patient care within their regulated scope of practice. Become a Patient Care Technician with this short-term Community Health program!

Prepare for the National Certified Patient Care Technician Test through classroom and clinical experience at MCC. Learn to perform basic nursing assistant tasks (as delegated by the nursing or medical staff), communicate with the healthcare team and patients, assist with activities of daily living (ADLs), comply with confidentiality requirements, and perform EKGs and phlebotomy tasks.

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Scholarship awards are based on financial need and are offered when funding is available. Priority will be given to workers impacted by COVID-19 and unemployed/out of school youth.

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