health

2 female Care Giver students

Personal Assistant/Caregiver

Become a personal Assistant Caregiver and fill an important role in assisting our country’s rapidly growing, aging population. Learn to take care of people who have chronic illness or disease, need help managing medications, or need assistance bathing and dressing. Also prepare meals and perform household chores for people who cannot do these things for…

Mental/Social Health

Learn characteristics of a mentally and socially healthy person Examine causes, symptoms, effects and coping/intervention strategies for depression, self-harm, suicide, anxiety, trauma, addiction, etc. Study the basic elements of therapeutic communication Engage in case studies, role play, shadowing and other practicum experiences Apply entry-level service provider skills including mandatory reporting, interviewing intake skills and data…

Pharmacy Support Services

Learn how to collect pertinent information from patients/customers for the pharmacist Screen prescription/medication orders for completeness and authenticity using first-person and electronic systems Prepare medications for distribution in accordance with the Arizona State Board of Pharmacy laws and regulations Differentiate between the use and side effects of prescription and non-prescription medications used to treat common…

2 female medical assistant students practicing their skills

Registered Medical Assistant

Work with patients in an urgent care clinic, physician’s office and hospital. Collect blood & specimen samples, patient vitals and medical history, set up surgical trays, perform screening for diseases. Learn to greet patients, electronic medical records management, and collecting payments. Employ human relations skills appropriate to the health care setting. Display behaviors of a…

student checking pulse with hand

Health Care Foundations

Health Care Foundations introduces students to a wide range of health careers, health care knowledge, and clinical skills while developing strong leadership and workplace readiness skills. It broadens opportunities for personal and professional growth. This course is a prerequisite for all of the senior health care pathways. Certification: Basic Life Support CPR Prerequisite For: JTED…

two veterinary students taking vitals of dog

Veterinary Science

Explore the field of Veterinary Science. Practice the care and treatment of companion animals as part of our veterinary clinic team. Expand your knowledge of species and animal welfare through off site clinicals and field trips. Certification: Approved Veterinary Assistant, Pet Tech CPR and First Aid Training, and OSHA 10 for Health Care Direct Employment:…