Health Technologies

Is HEALTH TECHNOLOGIES for you?

Would you like to...

  • Explore a wide range of health careers through practical lab experiences and a college science curriculum
  • Apply advanced healthcare concepts, processes, and diagnostic procedures in a clinical environment
  • Understand medical terminology, anatomy, physiology, and pathophysiology Health Tech Icon

In this lab you need to be/have:

  • Great interest in Math and Science
  • Honest
  • Kind
  • Compassionate
  • Willing to serve others
  • Good fine motor skills
  • Detail oriented

IN HEALTH TECHNOLOGIES YOU WILL EARN CERTIFICATION IN:

  • Earn college credit. Gain CPR and First Aid certifications.

SKILLS TAUGHT IN HEALTH TECHNOLOGIES:

  • Microbiology
  • Hematology
  • Basic Nursing Skills
  • Basic Physical Therapy Skills
  • Nursing Assistant Skills
  • Medical Assistant
  • Medical Terminology
  • Human Growth & Development
  • Nutrition
  • Instrument Sterilization
  • Geriatrics
  • Adult/Infant CPR/AED

TYPICAL WAGES FOR JOBS IN THIS FIELD:

Pharmacy Aide $30,430
Psychiatric Assistant $33,140
Physical Therapist $81,110
Radiation Therapist $80,410
Nurse Practitioner $91,450
RN $67,930
Medical Laboratory Technician $39,340
STNA $25,620

* National Median Salaries
* US Bureau of Labor Statistics May 2012
* May require post-high school degrees

CAREER OPTIONS OPEN WITH THIS CERTIFICATION:

  • You will be trained in all the skills necessary to become a STNA.  To obtain that certification you will need to pass an exam offered offsite.

CAREER OPTIONS WITH ADDITIONAL TRAINING / EDUCATION:

  • Nursing
  • Pharmacy Technician
  • Physical/Occupational Therapist
  • Speech/Language Pathology
  • Dental Assistant
  • Radiology Assistant
  • Dietary
  • Laboratory Medicine
  • Psychology

ARTICULATED AGREEMENTS

  • North Central State College
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