New Vision Health

Quick look

Target Student: Grade 12 students interested in further
study for medical careers
Course Length: 1 year
Credits: Up to 4 per year in CTE or a combination of CTE and
academic credit for English 12, participation in government
and economics
Bohlen Tech Center Course Syllabus (Click Here)
Sackett Tech Center Course Syllabus (Click Here)

New Vision Health

Teachers at Charles H. Bohlen Jr. Technical Center:
Keith Bates (Carthage Area Hospital)
Daniele Banks (Samaritan Medical Center)
 Teacher at Howard G. Sackett Technical Center:            
         Leah Widrick
 Health Occupations Coordinator::
Donna Mastin

New Vision Health Careers  (Bohlen and Sackett Technical Centers)

Have strong academic skills and an interest in the medical field? The New Vision Health program provides an integrated approach to learning by linking academics and all aspects of the healthcare industry. Motivated college-bound students explore numerous health careers by participating in weekly rotations throughout a hospital. Located at one of our regional hospitals, students become immersed in the activities and work life of a health care professional. You’ll be working in every aspect of the health care industry––learning about everything from emergency room protocol to hospital administration. Are you up for the challenge?

Sample units of study

  • Emergency room
  • Radiology/Diagnostic imaging
  • Primary care
  • Obstetrics/Maternity
  • Dietary
  • Operating room
  • Diagnostic imaging
  • Social services
  • Rehabilitation services
  • Hospital administration

Career opportunities:

  • Doctor
  • Nurse
  • Dentist
  • Pharmacist
  • Nutritionist
  • Psychiatrist
  • Radiologist
  • Physical therapist
  • Hospital administrator

College partnership:

  • Dual credit is available with Jefferson Community College for English 101.

  • New Vision Health Handbook

    Last Modified on November 28, 2016