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Multi-Skilled Health Technicians Prepare for Jobs in Healthcare Field

multi skilled health technicanAt Harris, students learn job skills through hands-on clinical practice and through externships at area healthcare facilities

If you are interested in joining the world of healthcare professionals, a career as a multi-skilled health technician might be right for you. The Multi-Skilled Health Technician program at Harris School of Business prepares students to work alongside doctors, nurses, and other healthcare practitioners in a variety of clinical healthcare settings.

If getting a job in the field of healthcare is one of your goals, you may want to explore this program. What sorts of job responsibilities does a multi-skilled health technician have? Multi-skilled health technicians can be responsible for administering many important tests and procedures including:

  • Venipuncture
  • Phlebotomy
  • Infection control
  • Electrocardiograms (EKGs)
  • Laboratory tests
  • Vital signs

The Multi-Skilled Health Technician program at Harris focuses on patient care procedures that are needed in today’s medical offices and hospitals. The hands-on nature of the lessons allows students to learn and practice key procedures within the safety of the school walls before entering the job market and looking for a job in the field of healthcare.

In addition, shortly before graduation, each student participates in an externship at an area healthcare facility. The externship provides the students with real-world on-the-job experience that can boost their confidence and provide valuable experience to include on their resumes. This type of job training can also be an effective way for students to start networking with other professionals who are already working in the medical field.

At the Harris School, the Multi-Skilled Health Technician program is offered at our campus in Voorhees, NJ. If you are looking for a new job field, Harris may have a program that helps you reach your career goals. In addition to the Multi-Skilled Health Technician program, Harris offers a range of medical-related, allied health, and business-related programs.

It is easy to get started at Harris. If you call today, you could be starting a new career training program within just a few weeks. No prior experience is necessary. Call us at 1.800.510.7920 and see which job training program is the best for you.