for a career in the Health Care field?
Health Services Technology Program might be what you are looking for!
in the health care services industry are in greater demand than ever
before. The Bureau of Labor Statistics reports that employment of
healthcare occupations is projected to grow 18% from 2016 to 2026 - much
faster than the average for all occupations - adding about 2.4 million
new jobs. Healthcare occupations are projected to add more jobs than any
of the other occupational groups. This projected growth is mainly due to
an aging population, leading to greater demand for healthcare services.
opportunities abound for nursing aides and assistants in response to
an increasing emphasis on rehabilitation and the long-term care needs
of an increasing elderly population. In fact, the Department of Labor
projects that the increased demand for health care services, led by
the growing proportion of the elderly population, is expected to
continue for a full 50 years!
medical technology will also increase the employment of nursing aides,
because as technology saves and extends more lives, it increases the
need for long-term care.
assistant in residential care, hospital, or home health care
or Registered Nurse
your education, and the possibilities are endless.
What Will You Learn?
The Health Occupations curriculum includes:
- Becoming a nurse assistant on the
health care team
- Utilizing communication and
- Ethical and legal responsibilities
- Employment safety considerations
- Understanding the elderly
- All body systems
- Personal care
- Restorative nursing
- Special procedures
Do You Begin?
begin in August of each year. Financial
aid is available for those who quality. Ask about scholarships!
Medical Assistant Certification
hours on the job clinical rotation
Grand River Technical School adheres to a policy of non-discrimination
on the basis of
age, color, creed, handicap, marital or parental status, national
origin, race, religion, or sex
in admissions, educational programs, activities, financial aid, and employment.
Chillicothe R-II School District
The Chillicothe R-II School District complies with all federal and state
laws prohibiting discrimination, including Title IX of the Education
Amendments of 1972 and Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1974 and
the American Disabilities Act (ADA). It is the policy of the school
district that no person, on the basis of race, color, national origin,
sex, age, or handicap, shall be discriminated against in employment,
educational programs and activities or admissions. Inquiries or
complaints concerning the Chillicothe R-II School Districtís
compliance with the regulations implementing Title II, Title VI, Title
IX, Section 504 or the American Disabilities Act (ADA) may be directed
to: Superintendent Office, Chillicothe R-II School District, P.O. Box
530, Chillicothe, Missouri, 64601. (660-646-4566).