1. Where Can a Patient Care Technician Work?

    If you are thinking about becoming a patient care technician (PCT) and are looking for local PCT programs, or you are getting close to completing your training, then you may be wondering where you can work once you are out of school. One of the best parts about becoming a PCT is the many options you…Read More

  2. Career Spotlight — Phlebotomist

    Here at Pasco Medical Training, we offer students a wide variety of courses that combine the detailed classroom instruction and hands-on experience that is necessary to begin a successful medical career. Every now and then, we like to highlight one of the possible career paths that we can help you p…Read More

  3. Five Qualities of Great Patient Care Techs

    If you have had some type of extensive medical care yourself, then you know that not all patient care technicians (PCTs) are created equally. Some treat their role as an obligation that they can’t wait to be done with, while others seem to thoroughly enjoy what they do. Of course, the way in which…Read More

  4. Six Questions to Consider Before Becoming a Home Health Aide

    Being a home health aide is one of the most fulfilling career paths in the medical field. As we reviewed in a previous post, you not only get the opportunity to help patients with activities of daily living, such as cooking, bathing, and dressing, but you also get to help them with other tasks, such…Read More

  5. Benefits of Hands-On Medical Training Courses

    It seems that almost any task can be completed virtually in today’s fast-paced world. From buying groceries and clothing to adjusting your thermostat, technology has enhanced our lives in many ways and made some tasks more convenient than ever. However, when it comes to learning the skills needed …Read More

  6. Are You Thinking About Becoming a Phlebotomy Technician?

    A career in the medical field can be incredibly rewarding, and job opportunities in doctor’s offices, hospitals, and other medical facilities are increasing every day. Certified phlebotomy technicians (CPT) boast a wide range of skills that can be useful to a variety of medical providers. If you h…Read More

  7. Beyond Medical Classes — Average Salaries of Healthcare Workers

    Being a healthcare worker is one of the most rewarding occupations out there. Employees in the medical field care for and help individuals achieve optimal wellness, and they also contribute to the overall well-being of their community. If you have been considering whether the healthcare industry is …Read More

  8. What to Know About the HHA Shortage

    You may have heard that our nation is experiencing a shortage of healthcare workers in recent years, and even Florida is feeling the impact of this unfortunate situation. Across the state, patients have to wait to get the personalized care they need because home healthcare agencies can’t seem to k…Read More

  9. CNA Classes to Fill a Growing Demand

    If you have watched the news or been on social media lately, then you have likely noticed a hot topic of conversation in the healthcare industry. The need for Certified Nursing Assistants (CNAs) is growing in the state of Florida. This unfortunate situation is leaving many patients without the care …Read More

  10. Essential Ending Care Steps for Home Health Aides

    Because of the amount of time they spend with patients and the level of care they provide, Home Health Aides (HHAs) have long been considered to be the eyes and ears of the patient’s healthcare team. In the course of caring for their patients, there are several beginning and end care tasks that ne…Read More