Pacing Guide for: Introduction to Health Careers
Chapter Topic Expectation
1 Health Careers Clusters Vocabulary homework, quiz
2 Health Care Systems Vocabulary homework, quiz
3 Safety and Infection Control Vocabulary, skills, quiz
5 Medical Terminology Abbreviations, skills, quiz
9 Vital Signs Vocabulary, skills, quiz
6 Anatomy and Physiology Vocabulary, project, quiz
7 Growth and Development Vocabulary, skills, quiz
8 Nutrition Vocabulary, skills, quiz
1st 9 weeks review prior to 9 weeks test, 9 wk 1 project due Oct. 2, 2012 Career or Disease research.
9 Legal and Ethical Vocabulary, quiz
4 First Aid, AED, CPR Vocabulary, skills, quiz
13 Emergency Medical Services Equipment review, quiz
14 Nursing Vocabulary, quiz
15 Mental Health Project :legal or Mental health
18 Respiratory Care Vocabulary, skills, quiz
19 Rehabilitation Vocabulary, skills, quiz
20 Sports Medicine Vocabulary, skills, quiz
2nd 9 weeks project due December 4, 2012. Review prior to 2nd 9 weeks test.
21 Alternative Medicine Vocabulary, skills, quiz
22 Dental Vocabulary
23 Animal Health Vocabulary, quiz
24, 25 Medical Laboratory Vocabulary, quiz, skills
26 Radiology Vocabulary, quiz
27 Ophthalmic Care Vocabulary, skills, quiz
28 and 29 Health Informatics Vocabulary, skills, quiz
3rd 9 weeks project due Monday, February 18, 2013, Review prior to 3 rd 9 weeks test.
4th 9 weeks
Chapter 30 Biomedical Technology Vocabulary, DVD, quiz
Chapter 31 Central Supply, processing Vocabulary, skills , quiz
Chapter 32 Dietetics Vocabulary, mock scenario, quiz
Chapter 12 Employability skills Resume, Cover letter, Reference card
Dress for mock interview, quiz
Chapter 15 The physician’s office Vocabulary, skills practice, quiz
Chapter 10 Pharmacology Project- Pick a drug, quiz
Chapter 17 Pharmacy Vocabulary, Metric and English measures
9 weeks review for Exam puzzles, vocabulary, exam
4th 9 weeks project due on Monday, April 15, 2013. Student research on a single, legal drug.
Projects may include posters, brochures, power points, oral presentations to the class.
Students will be evaluated on the Virginia Workplace Readiness skills including;
Personal qualities and people skills, professional knowledge and skills and technology and skills.
Grading rules for projects and tests are on an attached sheet.