As a Patient Care Technician, you will enjoy a rewarding career. You’ll be a part of the day-to-day bustle of a busy hospital, doctor’s office or long-term care facility. Play an important role in the lives of the patients you care for. Patient Care Technicians are in high demand, and there are many job opportunities all over the country.
Why Choose Patient Care?
- Earn $14-$17 per hour*
- Work full or part time
- High demand career
- Work in the healthcare industry
- Make a difference in patient lives
Healthcare is growing! The ever-increasing number of patients and hospital admissions is driving growth in healthcare services. It takes a lot of support to provide quality care for so many people.
Employment in the fast-growing healthcare field offers you a wide range of opportunities for excitement, fulfillment and advancement. Every physician’s office, hospital, outpatient facility, medical laboratory and nursing care facility needs men and women who know what it takes to help patients, handle records, and assist doctors and nurses with the utmost in caring and service. So whether you want a career as a Patient Care Technician in a hospital, doctor’s office or other healthcare facility, this Patient Care Technician program will start you on the road to your dream job in the dynamic, in-demand healthcare field.
As a Patient Care Technician, you’ll be a well-respected professional playing a crucial role in the world of healthcare. You will meet fascinating people and find great satisfaction in working side-by-side with doctors, nurses and other healthcare professionals.
What You’ll Learn During Your Patient Care Technician Program
- Medical Terminology
- Intro to Anatomy
- Safety in the Medical Office
- Patient Charting 101
- Medical Ethics
- Patient Care: From Dressing to Feeding Patients
- Patient Care: Moving and Assisting Patients
- Patient Cleanliness
- Vital Signs
For the full Patient Care Technician outline, please visit our Course Outline page.
Patient Care Technician Program That Fits Your Life
In as little as four months you can be ready to start making $14-$17 per hour* as a Patient Care Technician. And our self-paced online patient care training means you can study anytime, anywhere. With this online patient care technician certificate course, there are no in-person patient care classes to attend and no schedules to keep. Our Patient Care program will teach you everything you need to know to start working as a Patient Care Technician…no previous medical experience needed.
Patient Care Technician Program Tuition and Financing
Tuition for our Patient Care Technician program varies depending upon the learning option you choose. We offer an Enhanced Version of the Patient Care Technician program in order to provide the best learning experience for each student. The Enhanced Program contains additional supplements and tools that will assist you in your training and career. Included in tuition for both the Enhanced and Standard programs are your lesson books, supplements, unlimited instructor assistance and unlimited career support for graduates.
We strive to ensure our Patient Care Technician program is both flexible and affordable. This is why we offer low, interest-free monthly payment options for every student. We are committed to providing you with a high-quality education at an affordable price. Make an investment in yourself today!
For more information, please visit our Tuition and Financing page.
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Join the thousands who have trained with U.S. Career Institute. Get started on your online patient care technician specialist program today and be ready to work in as little as four months!