As a Patient Care Assistant, you will work closely with doctors
and other medical professionals in administering therapeutic
programs and monitoring the condition of your patients. You
will use your technical knowledge to provide direct patient
care including

phlebotomy
(blood work) and
EKGs. Your responsibilities will include monitoring patients
for changes in condition and recording and reporting those
changes, setting up and operating therapeutic equipment, instructing
and supervising patients about rehabilitative therapy, helping
to carry out planned patient care programs, and assisting
medical staff in changing dressings and conducting patient
examinations.

program

Our Patient Care Assistant Program is 23 weeks long.

externship

In addition to the realistic laboratory environment Concorde provides, we also offer hands-on working
experience called an externship. Our Patient Care Assistant
externship is 5 weeks long.

skills

Setting
up patient treatments
CPR
Bedside
patient care
EKGs
Phlebotomy
Emergency
care and first aid
Pre-operative
and post-operative care

where

Hospitals
Rehabilitation
Centers
Private
Practice
Patient
Homes

job
We could tell you… “Absolutely… and we have tons
of statistics and success stories to share with you.”
But, what we prefer to do is to encourage you to do the research
yourself. Get a copy of your local newspaper and read through
the allied health job listings. Look for your potential job
category and see for yourself how many great opportunities
will be available to you when you complete your Concorde training.
Jump online and search some of the excellent job resource
websites for opportunities in your field. The jobs are out
there… so don’t wait any longer if you want to work in allied
health. Come to Concorde and we’ll prepare you quickly and
thoroughly for your new career.

Concorde Career College Diploma
Certified
Nursing Assistant – After passing a state exam

We know how important this question is to most of you. We
have found that our program costs may change slightly with
each new session. For that reason, we are unable to provide
cost information on our website. We are, however, very happy
to discuss our current program costs with you personally on
the phone. Please give us a call anytime. Just tell your Representative
that you visited our website and would like information about
our program costs.

If you have questions about financial aid, your Representative
will tell you all about our excellent Financial
Aid
staff who are here specifically to help you fund your
education.