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Health Science Career Field
Assist individuals in the maintenance of health and the prevention of illness.
Ohio College Tech Prep 
Year One - 3.0 elective, 1.0 Anatomy/Physiology (required)
(Both Health Careers and Anatomy/Physiology must be passed for promotion to Year Two.) 
Year Two - 4.0 elective OR
Option:       3.0 elective; 1.0 Pathophysiology
(Students not taking science option remain in program for instruction, earning 4.0 credits.) 
Certification: students have the opportunity to acquire the following certifications:
  • CPR 
  • Phlebotomy
  • STNA (State Tested Nurse Assistant)
  • IC3 (Internet & Computing Core Certification)
Wanted: Caring, compassionate people for careers in the health field. you'll learn basic health care skills and have the opportunity to shadow in a variety of health care facilities. In your second year, you'll have the opportunity to earn your State-tested Nurse Assisting and/or Phlebotomy certifications. With further schooling, become a Registered/Licensed Practical Nurse or medical technician. Other programs in Health Science career field: Dental Assisting.
Instructor: Diane Ellis, Laurie Robusto, Patty Valukievic
Email Address: [email protected], [email protected], [email protected]   
Special Requirements: Applicants must have a minimum cumulative GPA of 2.0. A transcript review will be conducted by the course instructors prior to admission.
 What skills will I learn? What types of equipment are used?
  • Medical terminology
  • Anatomy & physiology
  • Basic patient care
  • Health care systems and careers
  • Legal responsibilities
  • Business and employability skills
  • Simulated patient rooms equipped with hospital beds and related hospital and nursing home equipment.
  • Mannequins for patient care and procedures
  • Medical lab
Health Careers


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Brecksville, OH 44141
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