ALLIED HEALTH

Your future begins here

With programs covering a variety of fields, Hutchinson Community College Allied Health Department can help you become a member of the highly-employable Health Care workforce today.  Our programs are wide-ranging, from introductory programs in CNA and CMA, to LPN and RN nursing programs, health information management and related fields, pharmacy technician, radiologic technology, respiratory therapy, physical therapist assistant, surgical technologist, sports medicine and much more.  We also provide continuing training to ensure you remain abreast of the latest developments and techniques, and are prepared for an exciting and fulfilling career well into the future.
 
"Health care is forecasted to remain a large source of job growth in the labor market. The long-term trend toward more employment in health care is expected to continue, with many health care occupations, including medical records and health information technicians, registered nurses, clinical laboratory technicians, and physical therapists, expected to grow."
 - US NEWS: Money,  July 2009

 


 

In addition to a wide range of programs, we're ready to help you succeed no matter where you are.  We have programs available in Hutchinson, McPherson and Salina, and also offer a variety of career-training fields completely online.

For those looking to continue their education further, we work extremely close with our partner institutions and area colleges, to ensure a smooth transition and align our course work for acceptance at colleges and universities nationwide.  Our programs are nationally-certified by the accrediting boards for each program specialty, including the National League for Nursing Accrediting Commission (NLNAC), and the Commission on the Accreditation for Health Informatics and Information Management Education (CAHIIM), just to name a few.  Our programs have some of the highest pass rates in the state and national board certification tests among colleges and universities in the state of Kansas.


H CC stands apart to me because they have one of the better ADN programs in this area, at a better cost than other schools. HCC is a great place to be, along with a friendly, beautiful campus; it's a really great place for almost anyone to start out.
~L aurell Mailloux

Accreditation:

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Health Information Technology

Accredited by the Commission on Accreditation for Health Informatics and Information Management Education

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Associate Degree Nursing & Practical Nursing Programs

Approved by the Kansas State Board of Nursing & accredited by the National League for Nursing Accrediting Commission.

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The Surgical Technology Program

Accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs (CAAHEP).

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Respiratory Therapy

Currently undergoing accreditation by The Commission on Accreditation for Respiratory Care (CoARC).

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The Radiology Program

Accredited by the Joint Review Committee on Education in Radiologic Technology (JRCERT)

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The Physical Therapist Program

Accreditation from the Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education.