Health Care Training

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Health Care Training

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Health Care Flyer 8-2-18274 South Orange Avenue
Newark, NJ 07103


Rodney Brutton, Director of New Community Career and Technical Institute

The Allied Health Care Training Programs at New Community Career and Technical Institute offer job seekers vocational training for in-demand careers such as Certified Homemaker Home Health Aide, Clinical Medical Assistant, Phlebotomy Technician and Electrocardiogram Technician. Upon successful completion, students receive national certification. There are two programs offered: Clinical Medical Assistant (CMA) and Patient Care Technician (PCT).

Clinical Medical Assistant: Medical assistants are professionals who coordinate the activities of a medical office. Multi-skilled practitioners are qualified to provide clinical and administrative health care services under the supervision of a physician. They assist doctors during examinations, keep all medical equipment in order and maintain medical records. This program will prepare the graduate for entry level positions in hospitals, medical offices or ancillary health care facilities. Clinical students also are exposed to phlebotomy, EKG, vital signs, X-rays, anatomy and are CPR certified.

Download the Clinical Medical Assistant Program Brochure

Patient Care Technician: A patient care technician is responsible for administering direct patient care and performing any other duties deemed necessary to provide optimal patient care and physician service under the direction and supervision of a supervising nurse. Students will attain certification as home health aides, phlebotomy technicians and EKG technicians.

Download the Patient Care Technician Program Brochure

Program Requirements
* All students must be at least 18 years of age on or before the first day of class
* High school diploma or equivalent
* Provide proof of citizenship

New Community Career and Technical Institute’s mission is to improve the quality of life of all students through education and occupational training in a community that fosters life-long learning.