Health Occupations

Health Occupations

Welcome

Prepare to enter the field of health care with three options:
  •  Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA)
    • Provides you an educational opportunity to develop the medical knowledge and clinical skills necessary to become a Nursing Assistant
    • Prepares you for the New York State Department of Health Certified Nursing Assistant Examination 
    • Providing a flexible and short-term educational schedule, with classes available at both our DCMO BOCES Campuses in Norwich and Sidney Center
  • Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN)
    • LPNs are a vital member of a high performance healthcare team.
    • They administer medications, collect and record patient data, complete wound care, and monitor for changes in patient condition.
    • LPNs practice under Registered Nurses, Doctors, and several other health care professionals.  These clinicians rely on LPNs to help deliver appropriate, timely, and compassionate care.
  • Certified Phlebotomy Technician
    • A Certifiied Phlebotomy Technician draws blood from patients or donors in hospitals, blood banks, or similar facilities for analysis or other medical purposes.
    • Upon successful completion of this course, students are eligible to sit for the National Certification exam through the National Health Career Association.

Contact Information:

Heather Montgomery (RN, BSN)
Coordinator of Health Occupations
(607) 335-1210 
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