Below are resources for more information on health careers.
General health care careers
- Health Careers Orientation - Download Overview of Health Careers (pdf, rev 8/14).
- Occupations Requiring Post-Secondary Training or Associate's Degree in Pennsylvania -visit WWW.ACINET.ORG. If you select "Change Education Level," select "Some College" to view many of our programs.
- Explore Health Careers - Association of Academic Health Centers -Find out about careers, funding and more.
- ADVANCE for Healthcare Careers -Access extensive nursing and allied health job listings and career resources.
Other popular health career choices
- Physical Therapy (PT) and PTA -American Physical Therapy Association (HACC does not offer this program.)
- Physician Assistant -Physician Assistant Education Association (HACC does not offer this program.)
- Nurse Practitioner - Discover Nursing (HACC does not offer this program.)
- Search for all levels of accredited nursing programs -
Accreditation Commission for Nursing Education (ACEN)
- Occupational Therapist (OT) and OTA -American Occupational Therapy Association (HACC does not offer this program.)
Other important information
- Pennsylvania State Board of Nursing
- Pennsylvania Child Abuse History Clearance Forms (CY-113) - NOT FOR NURSE AIDE STUDENTS
- Pennsylvania State Police Criminal History Request Form (SP-164)
- FBI check - Cogent Systems
- Download the
Nurse Aide Prohibitive Offenses and Forms
(pdf, rev 7/28/14). (Includes Verification of PA Residency & Attestation of Compliance with Act 14)
- Nursing (and other) Clinical Students - Certified Background for PA Child Abuse History Clearance, PA State Police Criminal Background Record, Ten-Panel Drug And Alcohol Screening
- PinnacleHealth Student/Faculty Information
- HACC Health Career Program Immunization/TB Information Sheet
Good Standing Form and Procedure (pdf) 8/28/14
- AOD Reasonable Suspicion Documentation Form (pdf)
- Test Prep Review (Accuplacer)
Change of Major Form (pdf)