Healthcare Assistant

Overview: 


This programme prepared the Healthcare Assistant (HCA) personnel with basic nursing skills required to provide safe, competent personal care for individuals. HCAs will be able to acquire knowledge, skill and attitude in basic patient care and understand their roles and functions as a care giver in the multi displinary health care team.

(R/KJP/00118) : (08/21)

Approved by: 


  • Kementerian Pendidikan Malaysia (MoE) – DK015(M)

 

Minimum Entry Requirement: 


  • Sijil Pelajaran Malaysia (SPM) certificate holder

 

Course Duration:


  • Three (3) Months (6 weeks Theory and 6 weeks Clinical posting)

 

Intake:


  • January
  • April
  • July
  • October

 

Subjects:


  • Anatomy and Physiology
  • Basic Practice of Nursing
  • Communication, Public Relation and Psychology
  • First Aid
  • Basic Medical Nursing
  • Basic Surgical Nursing

 

Career Prospect:


  • Clinic Nurse
  • Basic Care Provider in Nursing Home
  • Healthcare assistant in Medical Centres or Hospitals