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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Tri Med Training Institute, San Bernardino County
Courses / Programs
Study to become a Medical Assistant or Phlebotomy Technician in San Bernardino CA!

Situated in Colton, San Bernardino County CA, just one hour east of Los Angeles, Tri Med Training Institute provides intensive allied health training programs. Courses include Phlebotomy Technician, and Medical Assistant training.

Becoming Certified as a Medical Assistant or Phlebotomy Technician, and having the experience placed on your resume, can help further your career when applying to nursing school.
Allied Health Training Programs:

Medical Assistant:
- Work in a hospital or clinic under the guidance of a Physician.

Phlebotomy Technician:
- High demand specialist in drawing blood for clinical analysis.

Courses include Externship training
Unitek College, Fremont
Courses / Programs
Based in Fremont in the San Francisco Bay Area, Northern California, Unitek College is an accredited nursing school. We provide a range of allied health care and nursing programs, including an 11-month Licensed Vocational Nursing (LVN) program, Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) classes among others. In addition, we offer an online RN (Registered Nurse) to BSN (Bachelor of Science in Nursing) degree program.

Unitek College's Fremont Campus is accredited by the Accrediting Commission of Career Schools and Colleges (ACCSC). Our Fremont campus is also approved by the Board of Vocational Nursing to offer the Vocational Nursing Program as well as approved by the Board of Registered Nursing for LVN to RN Transition ADN program. Our instructors are CA licensed and hand selected for their clinical experience and knowledge. Unitek College also has campuses in Sacramento, CA and in Dallas, TX.

Unitek College also Registered Nursing (LVN to RN), Associate Degree Nursing (ADN), Medical Assistant (MA) and Pharmacy Technician (PT) programs to students starting out in the healthcare industry, and experienced professionals wishing to upgrade their skills.
Licensed Vocational Nurse Program (LVN):
- 11 Month Course Duration
- Hands-on Experience
- NCLEX Passing Assistance
- Student Loan Options Available
- Experienced Instructors
- Employment Assistance

Further Programs:
- Certified Nursing Assistant/Aide (CNA)
- Registered Nursing (LVN to RN)
- Associate Degree Nursing (ADN)
- Medical Assistant (MA)
- Pharmacy Technician (PT)
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Southern California Health Institute, Los Angeles
Courses / Programs
Located in Reseda in the San Fernando Valley area of Los Angeles, Southern California Health Institute (SOCHi) provides full-time certificate courses and training in Advanced Professional Massage Therapy, Personal Fitness Trainer / Health & Wellness Professional, Physical Therapy Aide / Sports Rehabilitation and Medical Billing and Coding Specialist.

Established in 1996, we are dedicated to helping students achieve their dreams by providing an exceptional education that enables them to become skilled and successful manual therapists.

We have graduated over 1,500 students who are now a part of a larger community of wellness and healthcare. Financial aid may be available. We also provide job placement assistance.

SOCHi is a California BPPE (Bureau for Private Postsecondary Education) Approved School, and is accredited by The Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools. In addition, it is approved by the U.S. Department of Education to participate in Federal Student Financial Aid Programs.

The SOCHi faculty is a team of wellness professionals that continue to pave the way for those aspiring to become a part of the health and wellness community.

Our mission is to provide quality programs in an environment of scholastic learning to encourage empathetic and compassionate therapists, dedicated to the ethical and social principles of the profession and committed to a lifetime of continued learning.
- Advanced Professional Massage Therapy Certificate Program - 37 wks full-time

- Physical Therapy Aide / Sports Rehabilitation Certificate Program - 38 wks full-time

Medical Billing and Coding Specialist Certificate Program - 36 weeks, full-time 

Personal Fitness Trainer / Health & Wellness Professional Certificate - 45 wks full-time

- SOCHi is an NCBTMB Approved Continuing Education Provider, a California Board of Registered Nursing CE Provider, & a California Board of Acupuncture CE Provider.
Courses / Programs
Based in San Diego, California, RN.com 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 RN.com 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.

RN.com 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.

Student Testimonial:
"RN.com 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
- Stroke Management
- State Required Courses & more..
Career Care Institute
Courses / Programs
Located in Ventura CA, Career Care Institute (CCI) is a leading vocational medical training school.

We provide a range of accredited programs in popular medical career fields, including Medical Assisting, Nursing Assisting and Vocational Nursing. In addition, we are the only school in Ventura to offer the Limited Permit X-Ray Technician program.

CCI also has schools in Lancaster in Los Angeles County, and Moreno Valley in Riverside County.

We aim to ensures that our graduates are equipped with the necessary tools and knowledge to successfully meet the healthcare community’s increasing need for well-educated and trained health professionals today.

CCI is nationally accredited by the Council on Occupational Education (COE), an accrediting agency recognized by the U.S. Department of Education.

In addition, CCI is institutionally accredited to offer non-degree programs.
Allied Health / Medical Career Training Programs:

- Dental Assisting (9 months)
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