Merced County Office of Education


  Health Careers 


                                                                                              Jena Ipock
                                                                                     209-667-5903 ext. 4213


Class Description

ROP 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.

This course satisfies an A-G (G) elective credit.


Class Resources
Health Careers Brochure