Train to become a Patient Care Technician

Patient Care Technician

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Properly assist physicians with patient care. Learn to operate ECG machines to obtain 12 lead ECG tracings, draw blood and other bodily fluids for lab work, and perform necessary tests to aid in patient diagnosis and treatment.

Working in a hospital, physician's office or medical laboratory can be exciting work. Graduates of the Patient Care Technician program at Fortis are prepared for the challenge.

Through our Patient Care Technician training in Scranton, phlebotomy assistant students are taught firsthand the skills necessary to assist physicians with patient care. Graduates of our phlebotomy training in Pennsylvania and lab assistant training learn to operate ECG machines to obtain 12 lead ECG tracings, draw blood and other bodily fluids for lab work and perform necessary tests to help with patient diagnosis and treatment.

Healthcare facilities are in desperate need for qualified employees who have phlebotomy training and lab assistant training. Let us prepare you to fill the vacancies in these positions by training in Fortis’ Patient Care Technician college program.

At Fortis Institute in Scranton, PA, learn the skills necessary to assist physicians with patient care.

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