Prepare for further education in health care programs. Shadow health care professionals in a variety of clinical settings to observe patient care. Practice ethical standards, confidentiality, leadership, and professionalism when interacting with patients, clients, and coworkers. Develop student interest in a health care profession by using college level curriculum.
Health Care Services offers students the opportunity to develop knowledge and skills in diagnostic and therapeutic services, patient care, and health support services. These programs allow students to earn industry-recognized certification in the career field. If you’re looking for a challenge and variety in the health care field; if you want to feel good about what you do each day and to know that your work makes a difference, you can accomplish all that and more in health services industry.
Prepare for a professional career as a dental assistant or for further education as an expanded- function dental assistant, dental hygienist, dental lab technician, or dentist. Experience the satisfaction of providing high quality patient care in a team-oriented, modern dental office environment. Perform a wide variety of dental office duties with other dental professionals that include taking x-rays, mixing materials, passing instruments, sterilization and receptionist duties. Work alongside other dental professionals to ensure patients receive the highest quality dental care.
Prepare for immediate employment as a medical administrative assistant and further healthcare education. Perform computerized medical office operations in scheduling, billing, and medical records. Be a driving force on a professional healthcare team by delivering high quality customer service while performing clerical and other administrative duties in medical centers, physician offices, and hospitals. Practice ethical standards, confidentiality, and professionalism when interacting with patients, coworkers, and other medical professionals.
Prepare for a professional medical assistant program, immediate employment, certified medical assistant, and further education. Apply advanced diagnostic procedures to patient care such as phlebotomy and pharmacology; assist in minor office surgeries. Participate in a 7 week medical assistant externship in a medical facility. Be a driving force on a professional healthcare team delivering high quality patient care.
Prepare for Pennsylvania Red Cross (NA Test), Direct Care Staff Certificate, immediate employment and further education. Experience the passion of providing high quality patient care in a long term care facility and private home setting. Perform a wide range of basic nursing skills, personal care skills, and enhanced dining experiences in a classroom and real world setting. Work with various healthcare team members providing direct patient care.
Prepare for college, registered nurse, and/or licensed practical nurse program, other healthcare areas, or for immediate employment in the healthcare field. Be a driving force on a professional healthcare team delivering high quality patient care. Deliver basic patient care and perform therapeutic and diagnostic procedures in a hospital setting, physician’s office or home health agency. Practice ethical standards, confidentiality, and professionalism when interacting with patients, clients and co-workers.
Prepare for further education and a professional career in the sports medicine and rehabilitation fields. Motivate students to continue their education in fields such as athletic training, physical therapy, occupational therapy, sports medicine and other related fields. Performs a wide variety of duties with other professionals to aid in the successful treatment of patients. Strive to be a driving force on a professional healthcare team to deliver high-quality patient care.