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Want to begin your career in healthcare, but don’t have healthcare experience? There are many points of entry into Valley Health. Several positions are available now to help kickstart your career without any pre-requisite educational requirements, while others require certifications that can take anywhere from three months to two years to complete. Not only does Valley Health partner with local schools, offering a direct pathway to guaranteed employment, but we also offer an in-house schooling program for EMTs where students can get paid to be students while earning their certification to join Valley Medical Transport. As a full-time employee, you’ll have access to tuition reimbursement, mentorship, and professional development opportunities.

Where you decide to take your career is entirely up to you. Check out the list below of “launch your career” positions at Valley Health to find the right fit for you!

  • Patient Care Technician – GED or high school diploma

  • Emergency Medical Technician – GED or high school diploma (Valley Health provides training) Learn more here.

  • Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA)10-week training at Valley Health Warren Memorial Hospital

  • Transporter – GED or high school diploma

  • Transportation Specialist – GED or high school diploma

  • Medical Imaging – Rad Tech program: WMC School of Medical Imaging

  • Medical Assistant – GED or high school diploma

  • Phlebotomist – 6-12 months certification

  • Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) – 12-18 month program

  • Radiology Technician – two-year certification

  • Nutrition Services Aide – must be 16 years or older

  • Housekeeper/Floor Crew - High School Diploma or GED

  • Sterile Processing Technician - High School Diploma or GED

  • Pharmacy Technician

  • Rehabilitation Aide (Physical and Occupational Therapy)

  • Emergency Department Tech

  • Clinical Laboratory Technician

  • Sterile Processing Technician

  • Respiratory Therapist – associate degree

  • Occupational Therapy Aide – GED or high school diploma

  • Ultrasound Technician – associate degree

  • EKG Technician – GED or high school diploma, plus 2 years Allied Health training program

  • Patient Care Coordinator – GED or high school diploma

  • Medical Lab Technician – associate degree

  • Home Health Aide – GED or high school diploma, CNA Certification

  • Health Information Technician – associate degree

  • Medical Supply Technician – GED or high school diploma

  • Medical Billing Clerk – Valley Health works with Ensemble Health Partners for Revenue Cycle and Billing positions. Please visit for these positions. You will be redirected to the Ensemble job search website.

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