Multi-Skilled Technician

The Multi-Skilled Technician Certificate of Achievement program offers to expand the knowledge and skills of the Certified Nurse Assistant and increase marketability to work in acute, long term and home care settings. Additional skills in the art of Phlebotomy, EKG, CPR, and Homemaker Home Health Aide instruction are included. The entire certificate may be completed in one semester if the student is NJCNA certified.   Apply & Register Program Details

The Multi-Skilled Technician Certificate of Achievement program offers to expand the knowledge and skills of the Certified Nurse Assistant and increase marketability to work in acute, long term and home care settings. Additional skills in the art of Phlebotomy, EKG, CPR, and Homemaker Home Health Aide instruction are included. The entire certificate may be completed in one semester if the student is NJCNA certified.

 


Area of Interest:
Health and Wellness
Degree/Certificate:
Certificate of Achievement
Code Course Credits
First Year / First Semester
ALH-105 Electrocardiography 1
ALH-115 Basic Phlebotomy Techniques 1
ALH-121 Basic Skills for Allied Health Professionals1 3
ALH-122 Certified Nurse Aide2 4
ALH-135 Homemaker Home Health Aide3 1
HIT-120 Medical Terminology 3
HPE-181 Basic Life Support “C” – AHA 1
  Total Minimum Credits 14
1 Permission of the program director required, specific admission requirements required.
2 Program is also open to students who are already CNA certified. Please check with program director for information.
3 10 hour module

Program Goals

At the end of this program the student will be able to:

  • Differentiate the practices of the Certified Nurse Aide and unlicensed allied health personnel in health and home care settings.
  • Demonstrate the expanded roles of the multi-skilled technician.

Program Student Learning Outcomes

At the end of this program the student will be able to:

  1. Describe the various roles of the Multi-Skilled Technician.
  2. Demonstrate proficiency in the skills utilized in practice as a Multi-Skilled Technician.
  3. Demonstrate interpersonal behaviors supportive of the development and maintenance of safe, respectful, ethical and culturally sensitive peer and patient relationships.

Employment Opportunities

Program completion can lead to the following employment opportunities:

  • Acute care
  • Long-term care
  • Residential care
  • Private home care
  • Rehabilitation care
  • Doctors’ offices

Special Program Requirements

  • Official High School transcript or GED
  • Must be CNA certified before registering for ALH-135. May be
    required to show current experience over the last 6 months.
  • CNA ALH-122 - Pass a physical; Provide a clear criminal
    background; clear 9 panel urine drug screen; A proof of
    various immunizations/Titers , CNA liability insurance and
    health insurance.
  • Program director’s approval is required for registration.

Contact Person

Professor Robynn Anwar, Coordinator
(856) 227-7200, ext. 4452
email: ranwar@camdencc.edu

Additional information

CIP Code

51.0899

Program Code

MST.CA