Health Science

Emergency Medical Concepts (EMC)

  • Work alongside industry professionals providing medical assistance in simulated emergency situations
  • Practice Basic Life Support and CPR; Increase comprehension of medical terminology and anatomy
  • Treat traumas by using techniques for back-boarding, splinting, and give immediate care for wounds or ailments
  • Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) studies available for second year students  

Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) Advanced Studies

  • Ride along with an ambulance service, observe in a hospital emergency room, and attend other clinical situations
  • Assess patients, manage airways, use a defibrillator, learn legal and ethical issues, and size up an emergency scene
  • Upon successful completion of the course, be eligible to take the National EMT certification exam
  • This program is for second year students only

Forensic Science

  • Solve crimes using the scientific problem solving method, industry technology, and safe operating procedures
  • Investigate and process crime scenes, analyze physical evidence, and perform chemical laboratory experiments
  • Forensic Science Advanced studies available for second year students  

Forensic Science – Advanced Studies

  • Examine car accident reconstruction, arson investigation, and bioterrorism defense
  • Expand studies to incorporate biomedical and scientific research, chemistry, toxicology, and advanced pathology
  • Perform DNA analysis and environmental forensics by focusing on advanced laboratory and technology skills
  • This program is for second year students only.
 

Medical Assistant

  • Take patients’ medical history, vital signs, and perform other tasks required in a healthcare office environment
  • Increase comprehension of medical terminology, anatomy, and physiology
  • Earn certifications in CPR, HIPAA, and OSHA
  • Medical Assistant Advanced studies available for second year students 

Medical Assistant Advanced Studies

  • Work alongside professionals in a clinical experience; administer medications and practice taking blood samples
  • Perform electrocardiograms, practice insurance medical billing, and explore legal and ethical issues
  • Upon successful completion of the class, be eligible to take the Medical Assistant Registry exam
  • This program is for second year students only.

*Medical Career Foundations (MCF)

  • Work alongside healthcare professionals at local hospitals for several weeks gaining clinical experience
  • Practice taking vital signs; increase comprehension of medical terminology, anatomy, emergency procedures
  • Nursing Advanced studies available for second year students include paths for Certified Nursing Assistant and Patient Care Technician

*Nursing – Advanced Studies

  • Work alongside professionals in clinical settings at long term healthcare facilities in Genesee County
  • Prepare for college nursing programs by advanced studies of pharmacology, nutrition, CPR, anatomy, and physiology
  • Upon successful completion, be eligible to take the State of Michigan Certified Nurse Assistant or Patient Care Technician certification exam
  • Earn up to seven college credits at Mott Community College
  • This program is for second year students only.

*Sports Medicine

  • Evaluate athletic injuries and provide immediate medical attention; perform physical therapy exercises with patients
  • Increase comprehension of the human anatomy, with a focus on joints, muscles, common injuries and rehabilitation
  • Sports Medicine Advanced studies available for second year students.

Contact your high school counselor to apply!

*Indicates a program that is included in the Genesee County Career and Technical Education Early Middle College.