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Adult Division: 330-729-4100

High School: 330-729-4000

STEM+ME2: 330-729-4000 Ext.1207

Curriculum Highlights

Medical Occupation

Program Description

Learn the skills necessary for successful clinical health careers in this hands-on course.

Students in the Medical Occupations program will be prepared to enter the varied fields of therapeutic services (STNA), as well as learn basic medical and dental office procedures. The Medical Occupations program is state certified in Nurse Aide training and meets Medicare federal guidelines. Required clinical experience in the senior year provides opportunities for job experience and authentic employment in health care. Students work part-time in area medical facilities and receive both credit and pay for their employment. Students must be dependable, honest, motivated and dedicated to patient care.

Students in this program will learn:

  • Medical and dental office and clinical skills
  • Medical insurance procedures and transcription skills
  • State of Ohio Nurse Aide Training Program (NATCEP
  • Certification skills in CPR
  • First Aid and EKG procedures
  • Medical Terminology
  • Teamwork
  • problem solving and critical thinking
  • Computer skills – Basic medical billing
College Connection

Higher Education Options

Students are prepared to enter training for medical assisting; LPN and RN programs; X-ray technician programs; physical/occupational therapy assistant programs; massotherapy programs; veterinary assistant programs and emergency medical technician programs.

Articulation Agreements with the following institutions:

  • Youngstown State University
  • Eastern Gateway Community College
Career Resources

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Career Options

Students who have completed this program are prepared for careers as:

  • Dietary Assistant
  • Nursing Assistant
  • Pharmacy Assistant
  • Physical Therapy Office Assistant
  • Chiropractic Office Assistant
  • Physician/Dental Office Assistant
  • Veterinary Assistant

Industry Credentials

  • STNA Certification (12 credits)
  • Phlebotomy (12 credits)
  • OSHA (1 credit)
  • CPR (1 credit)

Industry Organization

HOSA future health professionalsThe 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.

Mahoning County Career & Technical Center

7300 North Palmyra Rd., Canfield, OH 44406 • High School - 330-729-4000 • Adult Division - 330-729-4100

The MCCTC offers a group of passionate professionals ready to help you begin your career. Since 1972, MCCTC has provided thousands of students with the education to lead a successful career and life. Once enrolled in one of our diverse programs, your options and potential are limitless.

The Mahoning County Career and Technical Center offers adults an opportunity to start or advance in a career. MCCTC Adult Career Center offers Industry Credential Programs, professional development classes and other courses to put you on the right track.

Governing Board Members

  • Attorney Kathi McNabb-Welsh, President
  • Michael Stanko, Vice President
  • Attorney David Engler, Board Member
  • Mr. Richard S. Scarsella, Board Member
  • Ms. Beth Donofrio, Board Member
  • Mr. Ronald Shives, Board Member
  • Mrs. Marie Dockry, Board Member

Additional Board Information

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