DNHS Health Science & Medical TEchnologies

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Pathways in Health Science and Medical Technologies.

Patient Care

The standards for the Patient Care pathway apply to occupations or functions involved in the prevention, treatment, and management of illness and the preservation of mental and physical well-being through the services offered by the medical and allied health professions. The standards specify the knowledge and skills needed by professional and technicalpersonnel pursuing careers in this pathway.

Course Sequence

This course provides classroom training in basic health care for students to see if they are interested in a career in the healthcare field. Students will have hands-on activities related to the healthcare industry such as learning to check vital signs, basic medical terminology, patient care practices as well as learn about a variety of health care jobs available and the types of training required.

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