In Home Care Services
Stanislaus County Office of Education, in partnership with Provident Care, is offering training in Patient Care Assistant (PCA) Certification. The program is designed to provide hands-on training to prepare individuals to become successful caregivers. Provident Care offers In Home Care, Assisted Living Placement and Respite Care.
During this one-week training program the curriculum guides students through roles and responsibilities, principles of body mechanics, fall prevention, transfer assist, infection control, and death and dying process. Students will learn to read and check vital signs, help with pain management and assist with personal care such as bathing and hygiene. They will also learn to assist with medication, oxygen therapy, knowledge of specific diseases and conditions.
To register, call: (209) 578-1210 or email: service [ahtsym] providentcare [dhotsym] com
Enrollment Requirements: Must be 18+ years old, pass a background check, drug screening, have a negative TB test, and have a current Driver’s License.