Intro to Medical Professions
Intro to Medical Professions program is a 1-year (Senior) program offering students the ability to gain college credits for Medical Terminology, receive a certification as a Phlebotomy Technician, as well as take part in an internship at Houlton Regional Hospital in one of the many Physicians offices. It is preferred, but not required, for students to be considered for acceptance into this program they must have successfully completed Health Science and be listed on State Registry as a CNA in good standing. This program, upon successful completion, will give students pursuing college and or careers in healthcare the advantage of gaining necessary knowledge and sought-after skills before completing their final year in school. Students will also have the ability to explore firsthand the roles that Phlebotomists, Medical Lab Technicians, Medical Assistants, Medical coders, Medical Administrative Specialists play in the hospital setting thru their individual internships.
In addition to previous course description: Students will explore careers in health care and focus more on in-depth knowledge of Anatomy and Physiology. Students also learn phlebotomy and can take part in testing for phlebotomy certification after 40 hours of training.
This course meets from 8:00 am to 1:00 pm for 36 weeks on White Days.
This course is held at Region Two in room Intro to Medical Professions classroom.
Course ID: 51.0801