HOE: To provide
students with an exploratory experience which will enable them to make
short and long term health care career decisions by providing hem with the
basic skills, knowledge, and attitudes common to all present and emerging
health occupations. To gain an appreciation of wellness throughout the
life cycle and develop personal leadership and management skills.
To provide additional teaching services in health occupations programs in
the area of medical assisting. To strengthen practical skills and
academic skills, which will enable students to successfully complete the
occupational sequence. The new learning standards will be infused
throughout the instructional program. The medical assisting classrooms
will be upgraded to reflect today�s medical offices and hospital rooms.
This also includes one-year internship at Lincoln Hospital in Bronx, New
Internship: To use
knowledge and skills learned in previous years in a practical setting and
be prepared for an entry level job in the health professions either
full-time or as a part-time job while attending college.