Patient Care Technician (512601)

The Patient Care Technicians program prepares students for careers in healthcare settings. Patient Care Technicians provide direct care and support administrative needs. Technical Competency Areas in EKG Technology and Phlebotomy can be completed as a part of this program or as stand-alone credentials.

Available Programs:
Career and Technical Certificate, Electrocardiogram (EKG) Technician
Career and Technical Certificate, Phlebotomy
Certificate of Technical Studies, Patient Care Technician

EKG Technicians work in healthcare facilities with other health care professionals and specialize in electrocardiogram (EKG) testing for patients.

Phlebotomists draw blood from patients and take the blood specimens to the laboratory for testing.

Visit the Nunez Community College Catalog Page for more information including Semester Calendars, Tuition and Fee Schedules, and Course Descriptions.  For more help in regards to all of our programs see the Advising Page, or use our online Advising Support Form.

Click the links below for a full list of courses required for individual Program Completion.