Empowered Patient Care Technicians: Celebrating National Healthcareer Association Certification for Columbiana County Career and Technical Center Graduates

CCCTC Health Academy Program announces new certifications offered

The Health Academy program at Columbiana County Career and Technical Center has recently certified a group of Patient Care Technicians through the National Healthcareer Association. Patient Care Technicians play a crucial role in healthcare by providing direct patient care under the supervision of medical professionals. This includes tasks such as monitoring vital signs, assisting with daily activities, and offering compassionate support to patients and their families.

The students who earned certification as Patient Care Technicians are Lexi Kelly, Kyrstin Reckner, Emma Julian, Abbie Passmore, Peyton Swanson, Alee Keyes, Megan Moore, Kamryn Martin, Alissa Frantz, Ariana Gonzalez, Cheyenne Schwartz, and Marah Morris. This certification opens up opportunities for them in the workforce or in furthering their education.

Pam Dawson, RN and Health Academy Instructor, commended the students on their achievements and highlighted the competitive advantage the certification gives them in their future endeavors. Whether they choose to enter the workforce or pursue higher education, this certification sets them up for success in the healthcare field.

The impact these students will make in the future is something to look forward to, as they have already demonstrated their proficiency in essential healthcare tasks. With this newfound knowledge and skills, they are well on their way to making a positive difference in the lives of patients and their families. The Health Academy program at Columbiana County Career and Technical Center continues to prepare students for successful careers in the healthcare industry.

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