Breaking News: RJUHSD will offer the following courses for the 2020-2021 Academic School Year.
Please contact your counselor if you want to register for these classes. These courses will mimic the former ROP/CTEWorks program. 2020-2021 CTE Student/Parent Agreement Form
Course Descriptions:Medical Terminology (Grade 11-12 at Adelante/Independence, Grade 12 at comp sites) - 5 CreditsAdelante & Independence: Grade 11-12, 1st, 2nd, 3rd period TBDComp Students: Grade 12, 1:30-3:00 at OHS during Quarter 1Medical Terminology is designed to prepare the student to analyze, define, pronounce, and comprehend the medical language. Upon completion of this course, the student will have a thorough understanding of the health care language through the study of anatomy and physiology. This course serves as a prerequisite for various Allied Health careers.Health Careers (Grade 11-12 at Adelante/Independence, Grade 12 at comp sites) - 5 CreditsAdelante & Independence: Grade 11-12, 1st, 2nd, 3rd period TBDComp Students: Grade 12, 1:30-3:00 at OHS during Quarter 2This course offers rigorous and relevant instruction in applied anatomy and physiology, medical procedures, disease processes, medical terminology, vital signs, CPR, professional/ethical/legal responsibilities of medical professionals, medical measurements and mathematics. Emphasis is placed on the skills necessary to enter the healthcare field and exploration of the many different employment areas within healthcare.Medical Assisting (Grade 12) - 10+ credits depending on hoursAll Students: Grade 12, 1:30-3:00 at OHS during Semester 2, must be 18 by start of classThe Medical Assisting program prepares students for employment as a clinical assistant in medical offices, urgent care facilities, clinics, and other ambulatory care centers. Instruction includes basic and advanced skills utilized when assisting the physician and performing direct patient care. The student will perform venipunctures, skin tests and administers intradermal, subcutaneous, and intramuscular injections. Successful students will be prepared to take the California Medical Assistant Certification Exam.