Health Care Technology

Program Overview

The Health Care Technology Department is part of the School of Health and Physical Education of City College of San Francisco.

Programs within this Department may provide certification, licensure and/or AA/AS degree upon successful completion of individual program requirements.

This diverse Department provides specialized training for both pre-hospital and in-hospital professions, basic skills for home care providers and classes in alternate modalities of treatment. Individual programs hold accreditation status from local and national accrediting agencies and this information is provided with each program.

Mission Statement

The Health Care Technology Department provides didactic and clinical skills training to meet the needs of the health care community, to prepare students to successfully meet the requirements for local, State and National certification and registry examinations, to provide the opportunity for realistic career ladder advancement and to encourage participation in positive community goals.

Credit Programs

  • Cardiovascular Technician/ECHO
  • EKG Technician
  • Emergency Medical Services Programs: Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) and Paramedic Program

Health Information Technology Prospective Student Packet
Health Information Technology Clerk I
Health Information Technology Clerk II
Health Information Technology Coding Specialist

  • Medical Assisting

Medical Assisting Information Package
Medical Administrative Assisting
Medical Assisting
Medical Biller
Medical Evaluation Assistant
Medical Receptionist

  • Phlebotomy Technician
  • Pharmacy Technician

Credit Short-Term Classes

  • Introduction to Residential Service Providers
  • Gateway to Health Careers

Non-Credit Classes

  • Unit Coordinator