Health Assistant

Students who are caring, compassionate and possess critical thinking skills should check out Heath Assistant. Statistics from the Pennsylvania Department of Labor and Industry indicate that occupations in health care will continue to experience the highest growth rate. Students will be introduced to medical terminology and anatomy while learning about common disease conditions. Through scheduled clinical experiences at local long-term care facilities, students apply learned health care theory to actual “hands on” clinical practice.

Career Opportunities • Nurse Assistant • Medical Assistant • Home Health Aide

Industry Recognized Certifications, CNA Certified Nurse Aide

Additional Links/Information 51.0899 Health/Medical Assisting Services, Other

Health Assistant Task List