Master These Skills

Students enrolled in this program have the opportunity to master the following skills:

  • Basic anatomy and physiology
  • Medical abbreviations and teminology
  • Basic microbiology
  • Patient care and comfort
  • Human growth and development
  • Laboratory skills
  • Infection control and safety measures
  • Measuring and recording of vital signs
  • First Aid and CPR/AED
  • Nutritional needs and diet modifications
  • Long-term care of elderly
  • Physical therapy techniques
  • Communication skills

Earn the Following Credits & Credentials

  • Potential to earn college credits
  • CPR, First Aid/AED Certifications
  • EKG Certification
  • STNA Certification
  • Job Placement Opportunities

Life Beyond PLCC

Students of this program often go on to pursue careers such as a:

  • STNA
  • Nurse Assistant
  • Dietary Assistant
  • Rehabilitative Care Worker
  • Physical Therapy Assistant
  • Pharmacy Technician
  • Nurse

Kristy McKenzie

I graduated from Kent State University with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Nursing. I have been a registered nurse for 21 years. Returned to Kent State and received a MEd (Masters of Education)and have taught Health Science for 9 years. I Live in Edinburg with my husband, Heath, and 2 kids, Zach and Ashley. I’m very excited to become part of the PLCC family. I can’t wait to help my students enter the health care field!

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