Health Science

Career Pathways and Specialty Examples

Health Informatics

Workers occupy many different levels of health care related employment. This pathway includes health care administrators who manage health care agencies as well as those individuals who are responsible for managing all of the patient data and information, financial information, and computer applications related to health care processes and procedures.

Admitting Clerk
Applied Researcher
Cancer Registrar
Certified Compliance Technician
Clinical Account Manager
Clinical Account Technician
Clinical Coder
Clinical Data Miner
Clinical Data Management Specialist
Clinical Data Specialist
Community Services Specialists
Data Quality Manager
Decision Support Analyst
Epidemiologist
Ethicist
Health Educator
Health Information Administrator
Health Information Technician
Health Information Services
Healthcare Administrator
Healthcare Finance Professional
Information Privacy Officer
Information Security Officer
Managed Care Contract Analyst
Medical Assistant
Medical Illustrator
Medical Information Technologist
Medical Librarian
Patient Account Manager
Patient Account Technician
Patient Advocates
Patient Information Coordinator
Project Manager
Quality Management Specialist
Quality Data Analyst
Reimbursement Specialist
Risk Management
Transcriptionist
Unit Coordinator
Utilization Manager
Utilization Review Manager

For a printable list from the National Consortium for Health Science Education, click here:
Health Science Career Specialties Chart.

UNMC’s Careers in Health Care booklet. Although this was published in 2010, this booklet may still have relevant information for students today.

 

 

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AHEC

Area Health Education Centers

NE AHEC

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Central NE AHEC

Central NE AHEC

Northern NE AHEC

Northern NE AHEC

NE Panhandle AHEC

NE Panhandle AHEC

SE NE AHEC

SE NE AHEC

Omaha NE AHEC

Omaha NE AHEC

 

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Teacher to Teacher

This page will contain powerpoints, quizzes, notes, and tests that have been developed by teachers that are willing to share them with other teachers.

90 Day Pacing Guide
National Healthcare Foundation Standards

Introduction to Health Care Careers
Introduction to Health Care Careers PowerPoint
Outline for Notes
Lab
Healthcare Professions by AHEC PowerPoint

Safety Precautions & Infection Control
Safety Precautions & Infection Control PowerPoint
Outline for Notes
Handwashing Glo Germ Lab

Anatomy – Blood & Lymphatic System
Anatomy – Blood & Lymphatic System PowerPoint
Outline for Notes

Medical Terminology
Medical Terminology Part I PowerPoint (Blood & Lymphatic System)
Outline for Notes – Med Term I
Medical Terminology Part II PowerPoint (Circulatory System)
Outline for Notes – Med Terms II
Medical Terminology Part III PowerPoint (Cardiology & Oncology)
Outline for Notes – Med Terms III
Medical Terminology Part IV PowerPoint (Respiratory System)
Outline for Notes – Med Terms IV
Medical Terminology Part V PowerPoint (Skeletal System)
Outline for Notes – Med Terms V
Medical Terminology Part VI PowerPoint (Muscular System)
Outline for Notes – Med Terms VI
Medical Terminology Part VII PowerPoint (Integumentary System)
Outline for Notes – Med Terms VII
Medical Terminology Part VIII PowerPoint (Endocrinology)
Outline for Notes – Med Terms VIII
Medical Terminology Part IX PowerPoint (Pharmaceutical)
Outline for Notes – Med Terms IX
Medical Terminology Part X PowerPoint (Reproductive System)
Outline for Notes Med Terms X
Medical Terminology Part XI PowerPoint (Nervous System & Mental Health)
Outline for Notes Med Terms XI
Medical Terminology Part XII PowerPoint (Urinary System)
Outline for Notes Med Terms XII
Medical Terminology Part XIII PowerPoint (Eyes & Ears)
Outline for Notes Med Terms XIII
Medical Terminology Part XIV PowerPoint (Digestive System)
Outline for Notes Med Terms XIV

 

Careers
Nursing PowerPoint

Outline for Nursing Notes
Emergency Medical Services PowerPoint
Outline for EMS Notes
Physician PowerPoint
Outline for Physician Notes

Health Science Communication
Health Science Communication PowerPoint

Outline for Notes

Circulatory System
Anatomy – Circulatory System PowerPoint
Outline for Notes

The Heart
The Heart PowerPoint
Outline for Notes

Respiratory System
Anatomy – Respiratory System PowerPoint
Outline for Notes – Anatomy- Respiratory System
Careers – Respiratory Care PowerPoint
Outline for Notes – Careers – Respiratory Care

Skeletal System
Anatomy Skeletal System PowerPoint
Outline for Notes – Anatomy – Skeletal System
Careers – Orthopedics, Prosthetics & Alt. Medicine PowerPoint

Outline for Notes – Careers
Project Rubric on Prosthetics

Teeth & Gums
Anatomy – Teeth & Gums PowerPoint
Outline for Notes – Anatomy – Teeth & Gums
Reading & Vocabulary Assignment
Careers – Dentistry PowerPoint

Outline for Notes – Careers – Dentistry

Muscular System
Anatomy – Muscular System PowerPoint
Outline for Notes – Anatomy – Muscular System
Careers – Rehabilitation & Sports Medicine PowerPoint
Outline for Notes – Careers

Integumentary System
Anatomy – Integumentary System PowerPoint
Outline for Notes – Anatomy – Integumentary System
Careers – Dermatology & Cosmetic Surgery PowerPoint
Outline for Notes – Careers

Endocrine System
Anatomy – Endocrine System PowerPoint
Outline for Notes – Anatomy – Endocrine System

Careers – Pharmacy PowerPoint
Outline for Notes – Careers

Reproductive System
Anatomy – Reproductive System PowerPoint
Outline for Notes – Anatomy – Reproductive System

Careers – Assisted Reproduction & Obstretrics PowerPoint
Outline for Notes – Careers

Nervous System
Anatomy – Nervous System PowerPoint
Outline for Notes – Anatomy – Nervous System

Careers – Mental Health & Behavior Therapy PowerPoint
Outline for Notes – Careers

Uninary System
Anatomy – Urinary System PowerPoint
Outline for Notes – Anatomy – Urinary System
Careers – Diagnostic Services PowerPoint
Outline for Notes – Careers – Diagnostic

Eyes & Ears
Anatomy – Eyes & Ears PowerPoint
Outline for Notes – Anatomy – Eyes & Ears
Careers – Ophthalmology & Audiology PowerPoint
Outline for Notes – Careers

Digestive System
Anatomy – Digestive System PowerPoint
Outline for Notes – Digestive System

Animal Health Care
Careers – Animal Health Care PowerPoint
Outline for Notes

Health Informatics
Health Informatics PowerPoint

 

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Health Sciences

 

NE Health Sciences

Welcome to the Health Sciences Website!

Teaching students to become Healthcare and Allied Health professionals.

What is Health Sciences?

The Health Science Career Cluster orients students to careers that promote health, wellness, and diagnosis as well as treat injuries and diseases. Some of the careers involve working directly with people, while others involve research into diseases or collecting and formatting data and information. Work locations are varied and may be in hospitals, medical or dental offices or laboratories, cruise ships, medevac units, sports arenas, space centers, or within the community.

Career Pathways

Click the different career pathways for a list of speciality examples.

Biotechnology Research and Development

Workers study diseases to discover new treatments or invent medical devices used to directly assist patients or to improve the accuracy of diagnostic test.

Diagnostic Services

Workers use tests and evaluations that aid in the detection, diagnosis and treatment of diseases, injuries or other physical conditions.

Health Informatics

Workers occupy many different levels of health care related employment. This pathway includes health care administrators who manage health care agencies as well as those individuals who are responsible for managing all of the patient data and information, financial information, and computer applications related to health care processes and procedures.

Supportive Services

Workers provide a therapeutic environment for the delivery of health care. Support Services offers a full range of career opportunities from entry level management, including technical and professional careers.

Therapeutic Services

Workers are focused primarily on changing the health status of the patient over time. Health professionals in this pathway work directly with patients.

Health Science Career Information

NCHSE

NCHSE Curriculum

Career Readiness

Career Readiness ToolkitHabitudes for Career Ready StudentsCareer Ready Practice

 

HEAR + LEARN FROM PROFESSIONALS: Explore Nebraska Companies

Each industry section has a career tour of each business as well as interviews with employees, and business representatives discussing work requirements, education levels, salary and job prospects.

Why Career Readiness?” 3.19 minute video.

 

Nebraska Career Academy Programs

Nebraska Career AcademiesNebraska Career Academy Program Checklist

Links

Vaccines Work

 

Career Cluster Resources

 

Dual Credit Trifold

Nebraska Career Connections

 

Career Cluster: At A Glance

Blended Learning ToolkitNebraska’s BlendEd Definition: Blended learning is an educational model that combines traditional face-to-face/distance classroom methods with online delivery and participation; and an element of student control over time, place, path, and pace.

ListServ

A listserv specially for Health Sciences teacher topics. If you would like to be added to the Health Sciences ListServ, please contact Carol Packard at carol.packard@nebraska.gov

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Targeted Teaching Topics

Academic Foundations

Anatomy

Biology

Career Exploration

Communication and Teamwork

Law and Ethics

Medical Terminology

Public Health and Safety

 

 

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Research

Research Health Science Career Specialties

AMA

AMA Healhcare Careers

Career One Stop

Career One Stop

 

Explore Health Careers

Explore Health Careers

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Community Colleges

Central Community College | www.cccneb.edu

Biological Science

Chemistry

Dental Assisting

Dental Hygiene

Health Information management Services

Human Services

Medical Assisting

Medical Laboratory Technician

Nursing Education

Occupational Therapy Assistant

Paramedicine

Psychology

Sociology

Metropolitan Community College | www.mccneb.edu

Associate Degree Nurse

Certified Nursing Assistant

Dental Assistant

Emergency Medical Services

Healtcare Information and Administration

Health Information Management Systems

Health Information Technology Program

Licensed Practical Nurse

Medical Assisting

Medication Aide

Paramedicine

Respiratory Care Technology

Mid-Plains Community College | www.mpcc.edu

Associate Degree of Nursing

Dental Assisting

Emergency Medical Services (EMT)

EMT – Paramedic (Accelerated)

Health Occupations

Health Occupations Inquiry

Information Technology

Licensed Practical Nurse

Medical Labratory Technicians

 

Northeast Community College | www.northeast.edu

Athletic Training

Basic Nurse Aide

Behavioral Science

Biology

Chemistry

Exercise Science

Health Information Management Systems

Medication Aide

Nursing

Nursing – Pre-Professional

Nursing – Transfer – UNMC

Paramedic

Personal Training

Physical Therapist Assistant

Physical Therapy – Pre-Professional

Pre-Dietics

Radiologic Technology

Respiratory Care

Social Science

Surgical Technology

Southeast Community College | www.southest.edu

Associate Degree Nursing

Dental Assisting

Long Term Care Administrator

Medical Assisting

Medical Laboratory Technology

Paramedica

Pharmacy Technician

Pyhsical Therapist Assistant

Polysomnographic Technology

Practical Nursing

Pre-Health

Radiologic Technology

Respiratory Care

Surgical Technology

Western Nebraska Community College | www.wncc.net

Athletic Training (Pre)

Biomedical Research (Pre)

Chiropractic Medicine (Pre)

Dental Hygiene (Pre)

Dentistry (Pre)

Dietics

Health Information Technology / Coding Technology

Medical Technology (Pre)

Medicine (Pre)

Nursing (Associate Degree)

Nursing (Practical)

Nursing (Pre-Professional)

Pharmacy (Pre)

Physical Therapy (Pre)

Psychology

Radiologic Technology (Pre)

Social Work

Sociology

Surgical Technology

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Nebraska HOSA | Future Health Professionals

Website: NE HOSA

Nebraska HOSA

 

Kori Jensen
Nebraska State HOSA Adviser
kori.jensen@nebraska.gov

Cori Combs
Professional Assistant
cori.combs@nebraska.gov

Nebraska HOSA Board of Directors

Kelli Backman, Chair
Director of Admissions
Bryan College of Health Sciences
5035 Everett Street
Lincoln, NE  68506
402-481-8698
kelli.backman@bryanhealth.org

Debra Ziegler, Secretary
HOSA Adviser
Ralston High School
8989 Park Dr
Ralston, NE 68127
402-331-7373
debral_ziegler@ralstonschools.org

Drew Case
Executive Director
Southeast Nebraska AHEC
Doane College
303 N 52nd St
Lincoln, NE 68504

402-466-4774
drew.case@doane.edu

DeLayne Havlovic
Curriculum Supervisor
Career Education
Omaha Public Schools
3215 Cuming St
Omaha, NE 68131
402-557-2610
delayne.havlovic@ops.org

Joe LeGrand
Lead Talent Acquisition Sourcer
Nebraska Medicine
988144 Nebraska Medical Center
Omaha, NE 69198
402-559-3343
jlegrand@nebraskamed.com

Dylan Dingbaum
Nebraska HOSA Alumni
University of Nebraska – Lincoln

2016-2017 HOSA State Officers

StateOfficers

From left to right:

Elizabeth Gao, Lincoln Southwest High School
Taylor Glesinger, Bryan College of Health Sciences
Shruti Mishra, Lincoln East High School
Hattie Phelps, Lincoln Southwest High School
Julissa Bakken, University of Nebraska Medical Center

 

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Conferences, Workshops, & Professional Development

Upcoming events

 

NCE

NCE Conference

Upcoming NCE Conference Dates:
2018 – June 4-5 Pre-Conference / 6-7 NCE Conference

Location: Kearney, Nebraska

NCHSE Biennial National Health Science Curriculum Conference

October 11-14, 2016
Marriott Hotel, Louisville, Kentucky
Conference program TBA. Check back for details.

Fall Teacher Workshops

Each workshop will begin at 8:00 AM with Health Science updates until noon. We will break for lunch from 12 PM – 1:00 PM and continue until 4:00 PM with Education and Training updates.

11/8/16
Scottsbluff
ESU 13
Room E-188

11/9/16
Kearney

11/10/16
Omaha
TAC Building
Room 4-189/4-190

REGISTER HERE!

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Health Informatics

Career Pathways and Specialty Examples

Workers occupy many different levels of health care related employment. This pathway includes health care administrators who manage health care agencies as well as those individuals who are responsible for managing all of the patient data and information, financial information, and computer applications related to health care processes and procedures.

Admitting Clerk
Applied Researcher
Cancer Registrar
Certified Compliance Technician
Clinical Account Manager
Clinical Account Technician
Clinical Coder
Clinical Data Miner
Clinical Data Management Specialist
Clinical Data Specialist
Community Services Specialists
Data Quality Manager
Decision Support Analyst
Epidemiologist
Ethicist
Health Educator
Health Information Administrator
Health Information Technician
Health Information Services
Healthcare Administrator
Healthcare Finance Professional
Information Privacy Officer
Information Security Officer
Managed Care Contract Analyst
Medical Assistant
Medical Illustrator
Medical Information Technologist
Medical Librarian
Patient Account Manager
Patient Account Technician
Patient Advocates
Patient Information Coordinator
Project Manager
Quality Management Specialist
Quality Data Analyst
Reimbursement Specialist
Risk Management
Transcriptionist
Unit Coordinator
Utilization Manager
Utilization Review Manager

For a printable list from the National Consortium for Health Science Education, click here:
Health Science Career Specialties Chart.

UNMC’s Careers in Health Care booklet. Although this was published in 2010, this booklet may still have relevant information for students today.

 

 

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