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Health Related Technologies

Instructor: Mrs. Jeanne Kravitz, RN
Instructor: Mrs. Gina Harrison, RN

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Overview

Health Related Technologies seeks to offer a curriculum that provides a sound, broad knowledge base and employability skills that will prepare students for post secondary education. This is a program of planned courses that academically and clinically prepares students to assist in allied health diagnosis and rehabilitation. Some of the courses covered include: basic health skills; body structure& function; computer literacy; A&P chemistry; microbiology; biology and medical terminology.

Certifications

  • Adult CPR
  • AED Essentials
  • Community First Aid and Safety
  • First Aid
  • Infant and Child CPR
  • Nurse Aide Registry

Career Outlook

Health care is the last economic frontier. Health Care is the 2nd largest employer in the USA. Upon graduation, students will have the option of pursuing employment as a technician or an aide, or continuing on with post -secondary education. They could also choose to earn while they learn, through Co-Operative work opportunities. Some occupations available after further training include:

  • RN
  • LPN
  • Child Care Worker
  • Physician Assistant
  • Physcal Therapy Aide
  • Dental Assistant
  • Dietician

Student Comments

"This program offers hands on training with a lot of career options. I am in Co-Op, and have a great job while still in high school."

Andrew, Wyoming Valley West Senior

"We have a head start to enter the Health Care field, and we are able to obtain our Certification at no cost."

Stevie Lynd, Wyoming Valley West Senior

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