The Health Care Technology curriculum prepares multi-skilled health care personnel to perform a variety of assistive skills which cross several traditional health care disciplines. Individuals entering this curriculum must be listed on the Nursing Assistant I Registry and have documentation of successful completion of a Nursing Assistant I program.
Course work includes communication, dietary, and clerical skills, as well as those required for listing as a Nursing Assistant II. Based upon local needs, instruction may also include phlebotomy, basic electrocardiography, environmental maintenance, restorative care, and basic respiratory skills.
Graduates of this program will be eligible for listing as a Nursing Assistant II in the State of North Carolina. Employment opportunity sites include hospitals, nursing homes, extended care facilities, and home health agencies.