As a Patient Care Technician, 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.
In Jacksonville, we offer both day and evening programs.
program is 36 weeks long.
program is 43.5 weeks long.
In addition to the realistic laboratory environment Concorde provides, we also offer hands-on working
experience called an externship. Our Patient Care Technician
externship is 4.5 weeks long.
up patient treatments
care and first aid
and post-operative care
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.
Career Institute Diploma
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