Health Technology Cluster

Program Information

Want to become a health care professional?  In Health Technology Cluster, you'll gain knowledge as you work alongside and support medical professionals in a variety of settings while providing quality patient care. Experience a wide range of health careers through practical lab experiences with an emphasis on medical terminology and anatomy and physiology. Develop the medical skills, patient care, and confidentiality required by all health care professionals while preparing for the State Tested Nurse Aide (STNA) certification test. 

Students in this program may qualify for articulated college credit. Students in this program also may be eligible for certification in Professional CPR, Basic First Aid, and as a State Tested Nursing Assistant (STNA).

Health Technology Cluster Program | ACWHCC

Teacher:
Amanda Young

Skills You'll Learn in This Program 

  • Anatomy and Physiology
  • Infection precaution/control
  • Medical terminology
  • Blood pressure/vital signs
  • Professional CPR certification
  • First aid certification
  • Nutrition and wellness
  • Body mechanics
  • Respiratory therapy
  • Radiological therapy
  • Rehabilitation/Restorative care
  • Advanced patient care skills
  • Requirements for State Tested Nursing Assistant (STNA) certification
     

 

Career Opportunities

This is the program for you if you want to work in a/an:

  • Doctor's office
  • Nursing home
  • Hospital
  • Home health care setting
  • Extended care facility

With further training you can become a:

  • Registered nurse
  • Licensed practical nurse
  • Respiratory therapist
  • Radiology technician
  • Physical therapist

Ready to get ahead? 

Taking control of your future is easier than you think. By finishing your high school education at Ashland County-West Holmes Career Center, you put yourself ahead of your peers with field experience a normal classroom could never replicate. Apply for this program and pursue your passion today!

<