Are you looking for a rewarding career in Allied Healthcare? Patient Care may be the right path for you. U.S. Bureau of Labor and Statistics predicts a 21% growth in Patient Care Technician job demand, making it one of the fastest-growing healthcare careers. Doctors, nurses and other healthcare professionals rely on Patient Care Technicians to assist with the critical day-to-day care some patients require. As a certified Patient Care Technician, you will work alongside other healthcare professionals in hospital settings, physicians’ offices, nursing homes, or long-term care facilities to provide hands-on assistance to serve patients’ basic needs.
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The MedCerts online Patient Care Technician certification training program will prepare you to gain the industry certification to work directly with patients in a variety of healthcare settings. You will learn the classroom curriculum through video lectures delivered by expert instructors and gain practical skills through simulations, video demonstrations, virtuali...
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Once enrolled, you’ll receive access to online textbooks, video instruction, workbooks, course schedules, and login details. All materials are online and available to access anytime. Each course details exactly the time and requirements needed to complete.
You have access to the online video instruction and resources 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, allowing you to complete your course schedule anywhere and anytime in places with high speed internet access.
You will have a personalized one-on-one new student orientation. Throughout your enrollment, our certified Student Support Advisors are there to provide ongoing assistance with your subject matter inquiries.
After your certification, MedCerts works with you on resume writing, interview prep, and job finding support so you can find a job as quickly as possible. We have partnerships with staffing agencies and companies like Walgreens and CVS to get you to work sooner.
With the price of tuition, MedCerts covers the cost of the exams you need to take to receive your certification. Your first time taking the exam is fully covered by MedCerts.
With programs as short as 12 weeks, you can be on your way to job certification faster than traditional schools or training programs. Job placement support will help you get a job as soon as possible.
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|MedCerts||Community College||Online College|
|Average Program Cost||$4,000||$10,000–$12,000||$28,000–$56,000|
|Length of Study||12–36 weeks||2–4 years||2–4 years|
|Location||All online||Physical campus||Online and on-campus|
|Access||24-hours||Only during class hours||Only during class hours|
This table is provided for reference only. Actual pricing may vary. Pricing is based on full-cost tuition and fees for a Medical Assistant program or similar program before financial aid or other assistance at MedCerts, Oakland Community College, and Kaplan University. Values collected March 2018.
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I had nothing but great experiences with MedCerts! They were always very quick to answer any of my questions and gave me all the information I needed! I also loved that they do study sessions with you prior to taking your certification exam to make sure you know your stuff and you are ready!