NURSING ASSISTANT

 

SPECIAL CLASS FEATURES

  • Certified Nursing Assistant
  • State-of-the-art Medical Facility
  • Patient Management
  • Health Care Career Exploration
  • Cultural Diversity in Health Care
  • American Red Cross Certifications: AED Certification, Adult CPR Certification Infant and Child CPR, Workplace Training in Standard First Aid, Oxygen Administration, Preventing Disease Transmission
  • Participate in HOSA - a National Student Organization for Students in Health Care.

Contact Instructor
Traci Hoffman

Kathy Gorski

 

PROGRAM PROFILE

This program provides a solid background in the fundamentals of health care with an emphasis on core skills and knowledge applicable to many health careers. The program also offers students the opportunity to become a Certified Nursing Assistant. A variety of health career exploration opportunities will help students to determine their career direction and provide the experience necessary to meet high demand needs in the health care industry.

COURSE CONTENT

  • Medical Terminology
  • Fundamentals of Nursing
  • Patient Care
  • Nutrition
  • Anatomy and Physiology
  • Vital Signs
  • Infection Control
  • Safety
  • Legal and Ethical Issues
  • Charting
  • Body Mechanics
  • Hygiene and Personal Care
  • Positioning and Range of Movement
  • Emergency Procedures
  • Professional Behaviors

RESOURCES

Michigan HOSA  

Michigan Health Opportunities  

Nursing Careers & Education  

Nurse Aide Registry  

National HOSA  

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