Northshore Cti, Northshore Career Training Institute, CNA Course
Begin your medical career training at Northshore Career Training Institute. Serving Ronkonkoma and surrounding communities for over 20 years. North Shore is Licensed by NY State Dept of Education. We would like to give you the opportunity to improve your status, qualify for gainful employment, and receive all the benefits which goes along with being an skilled health care worker. We provide classes for every budget and admission is always available. BPSS - Bureau of Proprietary School Supervision standards apply to all classes.
Certified Nursing Assistant - A CNA provides nursing care and services for people of all ages, and works under the supervision of licensed health care professionals. In this course, you will learn about growth and development throughout the life span, vital signs, personal care and aseptic techniques. You will learn how to observe physical, mental and emotional conditions and report any changes to the nursing or medical staff. You will get the information you need to pass the CNA State License Examination.
Patient Care Tech - Working closely with doctors and other medical professionals, a Patient Care Technician administers therapeutic programs and monitors the condition of patients. You will use your technical knowledge to provide direct patient care including phlebotomy (blood work) and EKG's. This course prepares individuals as entry level Nursing Technicians. Students must have passed the Nursing Assistant Exam and be certified.
Phlebotomy - In this course, you will learn the basic principles of blood drawing, identification of color coded tubes, practicing blood draw on artificial arm, universal precut (Precautions), and common sites of venipuncture and skin puncture. In addition, you will be taught isolation techniques and how to handle the specimens for accurate results.
EKG Technician - The aim of this course is to teach you the techniques and operation of accurate EKG recording. It will prepare you to take the national certification exam for electrocardiograph technicians. You will learn the basic principles of electropysiology of the heart and how to recognize electrocardiograph waveforms. North Shoe has National Certification for Phlebotomy & EKG. The course also covers medical terminology and medical law.