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Healthcare 1

Program Details

Health Science 1

Healthcare Science prepares students to provide healthcare services for the community.  The courses provide a solid foundation for a further education in a wide range of medical and health related careers, including:

  • Doctor
  • Nurse
  • EMT
  • Nursing Assistant
  • Physical Therapist
  • Physician Assistance
  • Veterinarian
  • X-ray Technician

Program Goals

The purpose of this program is to provide high school students with: 

  • Introduction into the healthcare system
  • Assistance in making career decisions
  • Entry-level employment in a healthcare job
  • Acceptance in a post-secondary healthcare program
  • Develop students' leadership skills

Courses Offered:

Healthcare Science I:

  • Students are introduced to medical terminology
  • Students become CPR/1st Aid certified with American Red Cross
  • Students learn basic safety and standard precaution related to a healthcare setting
  • Student will learn complex skills related to illness while investigating


About Teacher

Kelli McCart photoKelli McCart



Phone: 334-673-3180




The mission of HOSA is to empower HOSA-Future Health Professionals to become leaders in the global health community through education, collaboration, and experience.

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.