Teacher: Marie GuintiniEmail: email@example.comPhone: (209) 826-6033Class DescriptionROP Health Careers is designed to introduce and prepare students for entry level employment in the health career profession. The course is designed to provide basic knowledge of medical and health concepts in preparation for students to successfully enroll and complete the community-based training ROP Medical Occupations course. The course content will include human growth and development, introduction to being a health care worker, body systems, introduction to medical terminology, cultural behaviors and practices, safety and infection control and an introduction to health careers. In addition, students will complete an Employability Portfolio and develop interview skills.
BiographyMrs. Marie Guintini, a native of Los Banos and she is a former 1969 graduate of Los Banos High. She attended Fresno City College and Modesto JC majoring in Medical Assisting. She has over 30 years experience working in the medical field first as a Medical Assistant and then returning back to school where she graduated from Merced College in 1992 as a Licensed Vocational Nurse. She is currently working per diem at Memorial Hospital in Los Banos in the OB Department on weekends, as well as teaching. From 1994 to 1999 she was the head nurse/supervisor of the medical staff at Golden Valley Health Centers in Dos Palos and Los Banos. She received her vocational teaching credential in Health from Sacramento State College in 2002.She is currently a member of CAROCP. In her free time she enjoys being outdoors by the pool, watching old and new movies, reading, knitting, shopping and spending time with family, friends and caring for her pets. Mission StatementTo keep updated on current medical uses, procedures, and technology. To remain compassionate and considerate of other’s needs. To share my knowledge as a professional nurse and educator in order to help others succeed with their future goals and to know that I was able to help make a difference.
Class ResourcesHealth Careers Brochure
MERCED COUNTY OFFICE OF EDUCATION
632 West 13th Street
Merced, CA 95341