Introduction to Health Careers

High School Only, Half-Day Program – 450 hrs
Campus: Brownstown, Mount Joy, Willow Street | CIP Code: 51.0899
Instructor: Tammy Karpinski, Brownstown
Instructor: Tanya Long, Mount Joy
Instructor: Diana Smith, WIllow Street

Career Focus Statement

Prepare for health care and related programs.

Program Goals

All Introduction to Health Careers students will:

  • Prepare for National Skills Certificates and/or credentials.
  • Be successfully exposed to all careers that are aligned within this program.
  • Be proficient in their career major and demonstrate proficiency through hands-on performance and theoretical testing.

Program Description

  • Perform a wide range of medical skills in various health care careers.
  • Use medical equipment in exploring the human body.
  • Practice ethical standard, confidentiality, leadership and professionalism when interacting with patients, clients, and co-workers.

Employment Opportunities

  • Certified Nursing Assistant/Home Health Aide
  • Dental Assistant
  • Medical Assistant
  • Health Information Manager
  • Clinical Care Assistant