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Health Care Assistant Certificate

Essential Functions of Health Care Assistant




  • Visually discriminate incremental readings on various medical equipment
  • Visually discriminate between different colored objects
  • Discriminate between various auditory stimuli



  • Communicate effectively in English, using verbal, nonverbal and written formats
  • Read and interpret the English language without assistance



  • Stand for long periods of time
  • Lift 35 pounds
  • Perform patient care procedures with finger and manual dexterity 




  • Collect, interpret, and integrate information