Hello and Welcome to the ECHS Health Science page. If you are interested in medicine, and you desire a career in the health care field, this is the place for you. I can't wait to share my medical experience with you.
This program offers a variety of classes that will help shape you in becoming the best health care provider in the future. All dreams start somewhere, and I hope that you will find these classes challenging and informative, and that your dreams can start to become a reality as you learn all about the world of health care and the human body.
Level 1 - Health Team Relations
Level 2 - Health Science 1
Level 3 - Health Science 2
Health Team Relations
Medical Terminology, History and Trends of Health Care, Health Care Systems, Personal Qualities of a Health Care Worker, Careers in Health Care, Legal and Ethical Responsibilities, Cultural Diversity, and Medical Math
Health Science 1
HUMAN BODY’S SUPPORT, MOVEMENT AND USE OF NUTRIENTS – structure, function and disorders of the skeletal, muscular, circulatory, lymphatic, respiratory and digestive systems
HUMAN BODY’S COMMUNICATION AND HORMONE CONTROL SYSTEMS – structure, function and disorders of the nervous, sensory, integumentary, urinary, endocrine and reproductive systems
Health Science 2
HEALTHCARE FOUNDATION STANDARDS, SAFETY, AND INFECTION CONTROL – elements of healthcare career decision making, effective communication, understanding healthcare agencies, finances, and trends, legal and ethical issues in healthcare, concepts of teamwork and fundamentals of wellness, safety and infection control procedures.
HEALTH SCIENCE STANDARDS AND EMERGENCY PROCEDURES – understanding diagnostic and therapeutic services, health informatics, support services and biotechnology research and development. Apply procedures to provide basic emergency care (first aid and CPR).