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:
    Danielle Denney (Samritan Medical Center)
    Tracey Thomas  (Carthage Area Hospital)
     Teacher at Howard G. Sackett Technical Center:            
             Leah Widrick
     Health Occupations Coordinator::
    Cynthia Lapp

    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 September 29, 2017