Health Occupations Education

Attention All Students!
Are you interested in a Health Career? Have you been thinking about Health Careers? If so, we have the program for you!

Health & Medical Science Education is available to Newport News Public School Students at New Horizons Regional Education Center-Butler Farm Campus.

The NNPS Health Occupations Education Instructor is Kathleen May, R.N., BSN.


  • Introduction to Health Careers
  • Introduction to Health Facilities
  • Medical Terminology
  • Anatomy & Physiology
  • Basic Hands on Skills for Health Care
  • OSHA Guidelines & Standard Precautions
  • Professional Standards
  • Advanced Skills Specific to Clinical Training & Preparation for the National Nurse Aide Assessment Exam to become a Certified Nurse Aid (CNA).

Interested students, please talk to your Guidance Counselor. For further information, please contact Kathleen May, R.N., BSN.

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