Health Assistant

As a student in the Health Assistant Program you will gain the skills needed to work in the rewarding field of health care. Your classroom knowledge will be further enhanced by real-world experience in health care settings.

You will enjoy a secure, structured learning environment that emphasizes safety and personal growth.

Skills Learned

  • First Aid/CPR
  • Medical Terminology
  • Infection Control
  • Communicable Disease
  • Mental Health
  • Medical Assisting
  • Nutrition
  • Nurse Aide Training
  • Medical Lab
  • Phlebotomy

College Credits

North Central State College

Certifications available STNA & CPhT

Program Highlights

  • Practice communication skills, infection control techniques, nurse aide and phlebotomy skills
  • Experience clinical instruction at local long-term care facilities
  • Integrate ethical standards, confidentiality and professionalism when interacting with residents, patients, clients and staff at job-shadow host sites

Career Focus

Prepared for immediate employment with completion of Ohio Department of Health Nurse Aide Training Program and further education as a health care professional.

Opportunties:

  • STNA
  • Nursing LPN/RN
  • Home Health Care/Hospice Aide
  • Medical Assistant
  • Pharmacy Technician
  • Pharmacy Aide
  • Pharmacist

Health Assistant