1. Health Informatics

    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12, Postsecondary
    The Health Informatics course is designed to provide knowledge of one of the fastest growing areas in both academic and professional fields. The large gap between state of the art computer technologies and the state of affairs in health care information technology has generated demand for...
  2. Principles of Health Science

    • Grade Range: 9, 10
    The Principles of Health Science course is designed to provide an overview of the therapeutic, diagnostic, health informatics, support services, and biotechnology research and development systems of the health care industry.
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  3. Mathematics for Medical Professionals

    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12, Postsecondary
    The Mathematics for Medical Professionals course is designed to serve as the driving force behind the Texas essential knowledge and skills for...
  4. Scope and Sequence: Principles of Health Science

    • Resource ID: 19405
    • Grade Range: 9, 10
    CTE TEKS - Implemented 2017-2018, adopted in 2015
    Principles of Health Science course scope and sequence within the Health Science Career Cluster® summarizes the content to be taught, and one possible order for teaching the units of instruction. A brief description of each unit and...
  5. Lesson Plan: Punctuation in Health Care

    • Resource ID: 12319
    • Grade Range: 9, 10
    In this lesson, students will learn using proper punctuation in written communication and medical documents, which is a key skill for all health care professionals. Students will have the opportunity to practice using punctuation in an activity. 
  6. Lesson Plan: Radiology and Medial Records

    • Resource ID: 12230
    • Grade Range: 9, 10
    In this lesson, students will have the opportunity to identify various fractures, translate the medical terminology in a radiology report, and complete a patient history.
  7. Lesson Plan: Physical Range of Motion

    • Resource ID: 12231
    • Grade Range: 9, 10
    In this lesson, students will have the opportunity to explore a career in physical therapy as they demonstrate  how to determine range of motion.
  8. Lesson Plan: Career Journey in Health Science

    • Resource ID: 12236
    • Grade Range: 9, 10
    In this lesson, students will identify and describe careers available in the Health Science Industry.
  9. Lesson Plan: Explore Career Opportunities in Health Science

    • Resource ID: 12238
    • Grade Range: 9, 10
    It is critical that students are able to identify career opportunities within the health science cluster. In this lesson, students will complete a health science career scavenger hunt, in which they will explore at least three different careers in the health science field.
  10. Lesson Plan: The Digestive System

    • Resource ID: 12402
    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will learn to define and describe common terms associated with the digestive system, identify the anatomy of the digestive system, use roots, suffixes, and prefixes to analyze word meanings, and finally research common diseases of the digestive system.
  11. Lesson Plan: Cycle of Infection

    • Resource ID: 12515
    • Grade Range: 9, 10
    In this lesson, students will research various microorganisms and create informational mobiles, and presentation on how specific microorganisms pass through the chain of infection, and investigate common human pathogens.
  12. Lesson Plan: A Language of Its Own

    • Resource ID: 12395
    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12
    This lesson allows students to be exposed to roots, suffixes, and prefixes as well as medical abbreviations and acronyms. 
  13. Lesson Plan: Eating Disorders

    • Resource ID: 12508
    • Grade Range: 9, 10
    In this lesson, students will be learn to define eating disorders and the harm that each disease does to ones body.
  14. Lesson Plan: Hand Washing Procedures

    • Resource ID: 12516
    • Grade Range: 9, 10
    In this lesson, students will understand the importance of hand washing in order to deliver quality health care, and they will practice the proper procedures for hand washing
  15. Medical Terminology

    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12, Postsecondary
    The Medical Terminology course is designed to introduce students to the structure of medical terms, including prefixes, suffixes, word roots, singular and plural forms, and medical abbreviations. The course allows students to achieve comprehension of medical vocabulary appropriate to medical...
  16. Scope and Sequence: Medical Terminology

    • Resource ID: 19406
    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12
    CTE TEKS - Implemented 2017-2018, adopted in 2015
    Medical Terminology course scope and sequence within the Health Science Career Cluster® summarizes the content to be taught, and one possible order for teaching the units of instruction. A brief description of each unit and the...