1 College Place
Claremont, NH 03743
Keene Academic Center
67 Winchester Street
Keene, NH 03431
438 Washington Street
Keene, NH 03431
Respiratory Care practitioners work closely with patients and other health-care providers. You will acquire skills in the management, treatment, diagnosis and care of people with cardiopulmonary disease. Training includes the use of medical gases, ventilator life support, aerosol medication delivery, and patient education. Respiratory Care practioners work with a diverse range of patients from the premature infants to the elderly.
This two year program includes a summer session and is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation for Respiratory Care (COARC).
At River Valley, you can start a meaningful and fulfilling career as a Medical Laboratory Technician! Medical Laboratory Technicians are critical part of the medical team. You can problem solve medical emergencies and help save lives in this dynamic and fast-paced field. At River Valley, Medical Laboratory Technicians learn about:
Our program prepares students to start a career, or transfer to a four-year institution to continue move forward up the career ladder. Jumpstart your journey to a rewarding profession in healthcare!
Occupational Therapy Assistants help people improve their ability to perform tasks in their daily living and working environments and promote independence through meaningful tasks. They work under the supervision of an Occupational Therapist. They teach patients, clients and children how to use special equipment, modify their environments for safety, access education, recover, improve, and maintain the skills needed for daily living and working Their goal is to help clients have independent, productive, and satisfying lives.
At River Valley Community College, our medical assistant program has small sized classes to create a personalized experience for students. Students can join the medical assistant program at any time and work at their own pace. Medical assisting is one of the nation’s fastest growing careers, with a 29% increase in jobs in the next 6 years! Starting the medical assisting program at River Valley is a great start to a good paying, in-demand career that leads to many career pathways!
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