Allied Health Services

This is a one-year program designed to explore the allied health career field. Allied Health provides students an overview of the many career options within the healthcare industry. Major components include anatomy, physiology, medical terminology, and a professional clinical experience. Allied Health offers students hands-on experience with clinical and technical skills such as CPR, first aid, monitoring vital signs and basic personal care needs of the patient. Other areas of focus include phlebotomy, massage therapy, sports medicine, basic EKG's and career readiness skills. Qualified students may be eligible to return for the Advanced Allied Health course and choose a concentration in either Certified Nurse Aide (CNA) or Emergency Medical Technician (EMT). Additionally, AH completers may be able to earn college credit by dual-enrolling with Mid Michigan Community College (MID) and participate in the Pharmacy Technician program.

MOCC Advanced Training Opportunities

 

Students who have successfully completed the Allied Health or Public Safety program, as juniors, have the option to enroll in one of our Advanced Training programs their senior year.   Other seniors may apply for these programs too.  Please see your High School Counselor for more information.  All advanced courses are structured for competency-based group instruction using state-approved curriculum and are sanctioned by the appropriate accrediting organization where applicable. Students who meet requirements and progress satisfactorily through the course will have the opportunity to take the written and hands-on assessments and earn their license/certification.

Advanced Allied Health This is a one-year Advanced Training program for completers.  In addition, a senior who has not attended MOCC or is from another MOCC program may apply by an application.  The course will include Electrocardiogram (EKG) and Phlebotomy.  In addition, students will choose a concentration area in Certified Nurse Aide (CNA) or Emergency Medical Technician (EMT). 

 

Certified Nurse Aide (CNA) Concentration During the first Semester, CNA students will study all aspects of personal care, taking vital signs and learning patient transfer techniques.  Students will work toward eligibility to take the CNA State of Michigan Certification Exam.  Certification will allow the student to be employed as a CNA in a nursing home, hospital or other care facility.  During second Semester, additional training and certification opportunities include, Electrocardiogram (EKG), Medication Administration and Phlebotomy.  Work Based Learning (WBL) may be applicable.

 

Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) Concentration EMT students will work toward eligibility to take the National Registry of EMT’s Certification Exam.  Curriculum includes classroom book-work, lab time, and clinical rotations in the hospital and ambulance setting.  Students may be employed by a fire department, ambulance, or hospital as an EMT.  Additional training and certification opportunities include, Electrocardiogram (EKG) and Phlebotomy.   

 

Mid Michigan Community College Pharmacy Technician Program Students who have successfully completed the MOCC-Allied Health first year program will be eligible to apply and may be able to earn college-credit at little to no cost by dual-enrolling with MID through MOCC, as an Advanced Training program. In addition, dual-enrollment may be available through your local High School Counselor.  Students can earn up to 13 credits their senior year. This opportunity is available during the MOCC-PM SESSION ONLY. A commitment to additional courses, which includes 11 credit hours after graduation is required for students who want to earn their certification.  Students will be responsible for all costs associated with courses after high school graduation.