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Medical / Introduction to Health Occupations

Course Summary
Medical Assisting is one of the fastest growing fields in the United States. Students will acquire skills through hands on learning experiences in the areas of vital signs, blood pressure, instrument identification and EKG machines. Students will be instructed in anatomy, physiology, nutrition, sterilization, patient care, and preparation. Students will become familiar with medical billing and coding, and medical terminology, affording them the ability to make informed decisions about the medical profession. Frequent visits by medical professionals and guest speakers compliment the course and provide unique learning opportunities for students. Second year students will participate in a unique learning experience through a supervised internship at the Nassau University Medical Center.

Prerequisites
Passed and completed Regents Biology

Interest in Sciences and Health

Medical/ Intro to Health Occupations Instructor
Julie Shapiro

Credits Offered
5- Medical/ Intro to Health Occupation Credits
1- Technical Writing Credit
1- Technical Mathematics Credit
1- Career and Financial Management Credit
TOTAL = 8 credits

SED Code
Medical Assisting - 5510801

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Division Avenue
120 Division Ave.
Levittown NY 11756
516.434.7150
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MacArthur
3369 Old Jerusalem Rd.
Levittown NY 11756
516.434.7225
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Gerald R. Claps Career & Technical Center
150 Abbey Lane
Levittown NY 11756
516.434.7110

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Jonas E. Salk
3359 Old Jerusalem Rd.
Levittown NY 11756
516.434.7350
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Wisdom Lane
120 Center Lane
Levittown NY 11756
516.434.7300

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Abbey Lane
239 Gardiners Ave.
Levittown NY 11756
516.434.7400
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East Broadway
751 Seamans Nk. Rd.
Seaford NY 11783
516.434.7425
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Gardiners Avenue
610 Gardiners Ave.
Levittown NY 11756
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Lee Road
901 Lee Road
Wantagh NY 11793
516.434.7475
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Northside
35 Pelican Road
Levittown NY 11756
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Summit Lane
4 Summit Lane
Levittown NY 11756
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