Nursing / Healthcare Programs in East Bay, CA

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American College of Nursing, Concord:
Conveniently located in downtown Concord CA, in the East Bay area (just 30 miles east of San Francisco), the American College of Nursing (ACN) provides a range of general and continuing education nursing and healthcare programs. Designed for students interested in beginning, or furthering, a career in the healthcare industry, our courses include a 12-month Vocational Nursing program, a Certified Nurse Assistant (CNA) course, a Psychiatric Technician Program, and more.

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Nursing / Healthcare Career Training Programs:

Vocational Nurse Program
The Vocational Nursing Program is a 12-month Certificate program designed to prepare students to perform direct patient care under the supervision of an RN and/or physician. Our VN training program provides students with the necessary knowledge and skills to become safe and competent practitioners. 

Certified Nurse Assistant (CNA) Program 
This training program is a 174-hour course (23 days) with the purpose to prepare students for the State Nurse Assistant examination, which tests for knowledge of theory and applied skills. Upon successful completion of the program, students may apply to take the State Certified Nursing Assistant examination.

Psychiatric Technician Program
This program teaches you to use basic nursing skills and psychiatric principles to interact with and care for clients in a therapeutic manner and monitor treatment modalities. Students learn to perform basic nursing skills, administer medications, conduct one-to-one relationship development, and participate in group therapy.

Hemodialysis Technician Program
Certified Hemodialysis Technicians in California must complete 280 training hours (80 hours of classroom instruction and 200 hours of hands-on training). Graduates of this program, once certified, are completely ready to assume roles in the Outpatient Hemodialysis Facility as fully functional employees.

Healthcare Continuing Education (CE) Courses:

CNA Acute Care Training
This training program has been developed to prepare the long term care nurse assistant to function at a competent level in an acute care setting.

Home Health Aide
Our Home Health Aide program was designed as a 40-hour add-on course to follow a nurse assistant curriculum that meets Federal and State training regulations. This training program was developed following the Department of Health Services guidelines for the education of nurse assistants to become certified home health aides. 

CPR/AED Training 
American Heart training combines discussions and videos with hands-on skills training to promote effective learning and keep students motivated. The course is based on real-life rescue scenarios and lessons that reinforce decision-making skills so you’ll be confident to respond when an emergency occurs.- CNA Acute Care

IV Therapy/Blood Withdrawal Certification Course
This 36 hour course in intravenous and blood withdrawal is designed to teach RNs and LVNs basic techniques in intravenous therapy and blood withdrawal. Successful completion of this course will provide 27 hours of theory and 9 hours of clinical experience, including at least 3 individually supervised successful venipunctures and 3 individually supervised skin punctures by each student on live subjects.

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California College of Vocational Careers, Bakersfield
Courses / Programs
Conveniently situated in Bakersfield CA, California College of Vocational Careers (CCVS) is a locally-owned and operated vocational college. We provide certificate programs in the field of allied health, including Medical Assistant, Diagnostic Medical Sonographer and Administration Billing & Coding. In less than 9 months, you can earn an certificate that opens the door to a exciting new career! For your convenience, morning and evening classes are available.

Established in 1999, our practical education and training prepares students for successful careers and enter the health field with confidence and professionalism. Our training meets the constantly changing job requirements of today's health-related industries. We keep our class sizes small to ensure individual attention. We provide lifetime job placement assistance.

Our externship program gives you advantages over other prospective job applicants. While under the supervision of physicians, office managers, nursing staff, lab technicians and other allied professionals, you will receive on-the-job training. Financial aid is available to those who qualify.
9-Month Certificate Programs:
- Medical Assistant
- Diagnostic Medical Sonographer
- Administration Billing & Coding
- MRI Technologist
Chiropractic Assistant Training in California
Courses / Programs
Would you like to start a rewarding new career as a Chiropractic Assistant in California?

Many chiropractors depend on chiropractic assistants to help them to run their practice or to administer treatments to patients. Responsibilities vary by practice and employer.

If your position requires that you do mostly administrative work, a high school diploma may be sufficient. However, if you want a successful career as a chiropractic assistant in California, you usually need to earn a relevant postsecondary qualification or pursue certification.

The Federation of Chiropractic Licensing Boards (FCLB) offers the Certified Chiropractic Clinical Assistant credential if you hold a high school diploma, and have completed 24 hours of postsecondary education and an exam.

In addition, some employers require work experience as well as typing skills.

As a chiropractic assistant, you are often the first point of contact for the patient. You answer the phone, set up appointments, facilitates payment, and maintains patient records.

To maximize staff time during office hours, your aim is to help manage an efficient flow of patients. You need excellent telephone skills and work with existing and new patients to help to arrange appointments.

Chiropractic clinical assistants may work closely with doctors and patients during examinations and treatments. You may need to assist the doctor in performing chiropractic patient therapy and rehabilitation techniques.
Become a Chiropractic Assistant in California through postsecondary certificate programs offered onsite or online..
NCP College of Nursing, Bay Area
Courses / Programs
NCP College of Nursing in the San Francisco Bay Area is an accredited nursing school that provides healthcare training courses to students wanting to train as a Licensed Vocational Nursing (LVN), Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) and the CNA Acute Care. Our programs are for students starting out in the healthcare industry, and experienced professionals wishing to upgrade their skills.

For lecture locations, we are conveniently located in South San Francisco (San Mateo County) and Hayward (Alameda County); and our affiliated clinical sites are located in the following cities: South San Francisco, Millbrae, Burlingame, San Francisco, Daly City, Pacifica, Hayward, Fremont, San Leandro and Oakland. All locations are close to BART, local buses, and freeways.

Join the thousands of successful NCP graduates who have trained, graduated and now work in the fastest growing, most exciting career field in the world.
Training Programs for Nurses and Nursing Students:

- Certified Nursing Assistant/Aide Training Program (C.N.A)
- CNA Acute Care Training Program
- Vocational Nursing Program (LVN)
- NCLEX-PN Test Preparation Workshop
- Continuing Education for RNs, LVNs, and CNAs
- Basic Life Support (BLS) for Health Care Providers
- General Psychology
- Anatomy Physiology
- IV Therapy and Blood Withdrawal Certification Course
American College of Healthcare
Courses / Programs
With campuses in Riverside and Huntington Park in the Los Angeles area of Southern California, the American College of Healthcare (ACH) is a vocational school that provides a range of Healthcare career training courses. Program options include Surgical Technology, Medical Assistant, and Pharmacy Technician among others.

At American College of Healthcare, we are experts in preparing people just like you for a bright and lucrative future in the area of healthcare careers. Our 6 programs cover different health care training programs, from medical assisting to surgical technology. All of our programs include a laptop computer, books and uniforms. So take charge of your future today and get started!

From our Los Angeles Area campuses, we serve surrounding cities including Anaheim Hills, Corona, Fontana, Hemet, Lake Elsinore, Moreno Valley, Murrieta, Ontario, Orange County, Perris, San Bernardino, San Diego, Sun City, Temecula, Wildomar, and Yorba Linda, among others.
Healthcare / Medical Career Training Programs:

- Medical Assistant
- Medical Administrative Assistant
- Medical Billing and Coding
- Pharmacy Technician
- Physical Therapy Aide/Massage Therapist
- Surgical Technology

- All of our programs include a laptop computer, books and uniforms.
Courses / Programs
Based in San Diego, California, is one of the nation's leading provider of continuing nursing education online. We offer more than 150 online courses that are accredited by the ANCC (American Nurses Credentialing Center), including many state required courses. All courses are nationally accredited.

We understand how difficult it is to fit continuing education into your busy schedule so offers convenient, quality continuing education at your convenience. You can study online at times that best suit your schedule. You can choose to take individual courses, or become a member and take unlimited CE courses for an entire year for one low price. is dedicated to providing the nursing community with a comprehensive collection of professional education and information resources that our members can use to better their career. We offer courses that will help educate as well as fulfill your licensure requirements, in subjects that include Pediatrics, Pharmacology, Acute Care, Oncology, Maternal Child/ Women's Health among many others.

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" offers a good variety of continuing education courses and it is extremely helpful to be able to take the course from home."
Continuing Nursing Education Online:
- Acute Care
- Assessment
- Bioterrorism
- Case Management
- Course options for CNAs
- Critical Care
- Diabetes
- Domestic Violence
- Gerontology
- Infectious Disease
- Maternal Child/ Women's Health
- Medication Safety and Administration
- NICU (Neonatal Intensive Care Unit)
- Oncology
- OR
- Pain Management
- Pediatrics
- Pharmacology
- Professional Topics & Risk Management
- Psych
- Spanish for Nurses
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- State Required Courses & more..