Health Science Tech Prep - Program Description
The Heath Science Tech Prep program provides students with
classroom and "hands-on" training in many aspects of allied health.
Students learn proper safety procedures, how to assess patient
conditions and how to work as part of a team to promote the health
of the patients. A significant portion of the learning occurs in clinical
settings and at YSU.
Students in this program will learn:
- Safety & infection control
- Capillary & venipunctures
- Medical terminology; anatomy & physiology
- Clinical medical assisting skills
- Patient assessment
- Interpersonal & professional communications within the guidelines of medical law & ethics
Health Science Tech Prep Higher Education Options
Hospital-based or college degree programs in fields of clinical laboratory technology, emergency medical services, nursing, respiratory care, physical or occupational therapy, exercise science and other health professions.
Articulation Agreements with the following institutions:
Health Science Tech Prep Industry Credentials
For all iCONS Academy students:
CPR/First Aid (1 credit)
OSHA 10 (1 credit)
**ELA 1 and 2, Stark State CCP>
**Calculus, Younstown State/Stark State CCP
**Statistics and College Algebra 1- YSU CCP
**Other electives are available for CCP as requested/student need
Health Science Students:
Phlebotomy (12 credits)
STNA (12 credits)
EMT (12 credits)
CPR (1 credit)
OSHA (1 credit)
College Credit Plus (CCP)
**ACT - Feb Test for any juniors taking semester 1 junior year (YSU)
Stark Spring Acculplacer during 10th grade year
Health Science Tech Prep Industry Organization
The purpose of the HOSA organization is to develop leadership and technical HOSA skill competencies through a program of motivation, awareness and recognition, which is an integral part of the Health Science Education instructional program.
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