• Health Assisting

    At Greater Lowell Tech, Health Assisting students learn skills to become certified nurse assistants, home health aides, activities assistants, Alzheimer’s patient caregivers, and pharmacy technicians.  Students gain experience through our clinical affiliations with area medical facilities, including hospitals, nursing homes, and retirement communities.

    Highlights
    Health careers
    Body mechanics
    Administering personal patient care
    Monitoring vital signs
    Preceptorships/Externships
    Communications skills
    Child growth and development

    Career Opportunities in Health Assisting/Pre-Nursing
    Entry Level Occupations

    • Activities Assistant
    • Dietary Aide
    • Geriatric Aide
    • Home Health Care Aide
    • Nursing Assistant
    • Pharmacy Technician
    • Rehabilitation Aide
    • Teacher Aide in Pediatric
    • Rehabilitation Facility Alzheimer’s Caregiver

    With Experience and/or Advanced Training

    • Central Supply Technician
    • Dental Aide
    • EKG Technician
    • EMT/Paramedic
    • Medical Assistant
    • Phlebotomist
    • Physical Therapy Aide
    • Respiratory Therapy Aide

    Related Occupations

    • Dental Assistant
    • Laboratory Technician
    • Licensed Practical Nurse
    • Medical Assistant
    • Medical Records Technician
    • Medical Secretary
    • Professional Nurse (B.S.)
    • Respiratory Technician
    • Technical Nurse (A.D.)
    • X-Ray Technician