Bramstein School of Applied Studies is offering Patient Care Technician program to those who envision themselves providing acute and long-term patient care.
The Patient Care Technician program offers a broad foundation of knowledge and skills to prepare students for employment in the healthcare field including both acute and long-term patient care. The program of study focuses on broad, transferable skills and stresses the understanding and demonstration of proper and accurate use of required nursing equipment. This BPSS approved course provides an opportunity to gain the additional competencies and clinical experiences needed to seek employment in a hospital. Additional instructions in these specialized areas include EKG and Phlebotomy. Job opportunities include, but are not limited to EKG / Phlebotomy Tech, and Emergency Tech. The student must successfully complete all state approved PC Technician course to be awarded a diploma.
Patient Care Technician graduates can expect to find employment opportunities in hospitals, rehabilitation centers, and placement agencies. To obtain your Patient Care Technician certificate, you must have a current CNA certified certificate.
Opens Doors to…
Hospitals / Clinics
Nursing and assisted living facilities
Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN)
Vocational – LPN
Employment of patient care technicians is projected to grow 29 percent from 2012 to 2022, according to the U.S. Department of Labor, much faster than the average for all occupations.
If you would like to set up an advising appointment, or for additional program information and questions please contact us at 631-450-4949