FAQs

Recognition: The Personal Care Aide (PCA) program has been approved by the Virginia Department of Medical Assistance Services (DMAS) and successful graduates may be employed at Home Health and Home Care agencies that provide care to Medicaid recipients.

Payments: Every effort is extended to potential students to assist them in meeting the tuition requirements. This includes financial payment arrangements, and accepting payment for various governmental agencies, such as the Department for Aging and Rehabilitative Services (DARS). As other agencies contact us on behalf of their clients, CIHC staff work to gain approval to be an approved vendor.

Employment: While Cardinal Institute for Health Careers is not an employment agency, upon successful completion of a course, students are provided with list of agencies, health care organizations, and other businesses who are looking for qualified graduates