Health Aide (Approved Training Program)
A program that prepares individuals to provide routine care and assistance to patients under the direct supervision of other health care professionals, and/or to perform routine maintenance and general assistance in health care facilities and laboratories.
The required and elective courses you would take for Health Aide majors vary considerably among institutions. Courses are listed here that are illustrative of the breadth of topics you are likely to experience were you to major in this field.
- Clinical Procedures
- First Aid
- Information Technology Applications
- Medical Termonology
- Medication Administration
- Nursing Concepts