Nebraska Teacher Education

College/
University

Website

Phone

Chadron State College
10th & Main
Chadron, NE  69337

Website

1.800.CHADRON

College of Saint Mary
7000 Mercy Road
Omaha, NE  68106

Website

402.339.2400

Concordia University
800 N. Columbia
Seward, NE  68434

Website

800.535.5494

Creighton University
2500 California Plaza
Omaha, NE  68178

Website

402.280.2700

Doane College
1014 Boswell
Crete, NE  68333

Website

402.826.2161

Grace University
1311 S. 9th
Omaha, NE  68108

Website

402.383.1422

Hastings College
710 N. Turner
Hastings, NE  68901

Website

402.463.9811

Midland University
900 North Clarkson
Fremont, NE  68025

Website

800.642.8382

NE Wesleyan University
5000 St. Paul
Lincoln, NE  68504

Website

402.466.2371

Peru State College
Box 10
Peru, NE  68421

Website

800.742.4412

Union College
3800 S 48th
Lincoln, NE  68506

Website

402.486.2600

University of NE-Kearney
College of Education
905 West 25th St.
Kearney, NE  68849

Website

308.865.8441

University of NE-Lincoln
233 Mabel Lee Hall
Lincoln, NE  68588-0234

Website

402.472.7211

University of NE-Omaha
6001 Dodge St.
Roskens Hall
Omaha, NE   68182-0163

Website

402.554.2800

Wayne State College
1111 Main Street
Wayne, NE  68787

Website

800.228.9972

York College
1125 E 8th
York, NE  68467

Website

402.363.5600

 

 

 

 

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.

 

 

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

 

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.

 

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

Targeted Teaching Topics

Academic Foundations

Anatomy

Biology

Career Exploration

Communication and Teamwork

Law and Ethics

Medical Terminology

Public Health and Safety

 

 

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

Nebraska HOSA | Future Health Professionals

Website: NE HOSA

Nebraska HOSA

 

Vacant
Nebraska State HOSA Adviser

Cori Combs
Professional Assistant
cori.combs@nebraska.gov

Nebraska HOSA Board of Directors

Joe LeGrand, Chair
Nebraska Medicine
jlegrand@nebraskamed.com

Denise Roberston, Board Vice Chair
CHI Health
denise.robertson@alegent.org

DeLayne Havlovic, Board Secretary
OPS Administrator
delayne.havlovic@ops.org

Katie Beach
Nebraska Medicine
kbeach@nebraskamed.com

Jennifer Carda
Bellevue East HOSA Advisor
jennifer.carda@bpsne.net

Andy Hale
Nebraska Hospital Association
ahale@nebraskahospitals.org

Megan Maryott
Nebraska Methodist College
megan.maryott@methodistcollege.edu)

Shane Asher
HOSA Alumni Representative
shaneasher@me.com

Mili Samal
Nebraska HOSA State President (Non-Voting Ex-Officio)
mili23samal@gmail.com

2018-2019 HOSA State Officers

Mili Samal, Lincoln Southwest, President
Nicholas St Onge, Millard North, Secretary
Joshua Williams, Lincoln Southwest, Vice-President
Kiersten Preuss, Millard North, Vice-President
Cooper VandeMuellen, Millard West, Vice-President

 

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

 

 

Upcoming NCHSE  Dates:

National Health Science Curriculum Conference
September 26-28, 2018 
Location: Denver, CO

www.healthscienceconsortium.org

 

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.

 

 

Supportive Services

Career Pathways and Specialty Examples

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.

Biomedical/Clinical Engineer
Biomedical/Clinical Technician
Clinical Simulator Technician
Central Service Manager
Central Service Technician
Dietary Manager
Dietary Aide
Environmental Services
Facilities Manager
Health Care Administrator
Maintenance Engineer
Industrial Hygienist
Interpreter
Materials Manager
Transport Technician

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.