Mrs. Laura Johnson

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Mrs. Laura Johnson

Mrs. Johnson

All classes are a combination of concepts and practical application. Medical terminology and medical math are incorporated throughout lessons. Career pathways and scenarios are introduced through each section. Students further their knowledge of healthcare careers and future goals by participating in a job shadowing and internships. I accept Junior and Senior high school students only.

Health Science 2 - A concentration on communication skills, safety practices (OSHA-BBP certification), health maintenance, law (HIPAA), ethics and teamwork. Each lesson is based on application to self and family.

Health Science 3 - Students learn the 12 body systems with disease processes, and demonstrate technical application when presenting information learned in class. Initiate portfolio to reflect readiness and employability skills.

Health Science Clinical Study 5560 (Nurse Aide Training or other Clinical Experience) - This course guides students to make connections from the classroom to the healthcare industry through work–based learning experiences/activities. Under the direction and supervision of a registered nurse, students are prepared to perform nursing-related services to patients and residents in hospitals or long-term care facilities. Our course meets all DHHS federal and state requirements for the certified nurse aide program; we are also a test site.

Health Science program at ACE enable students to:

  • Care for self and others; students are challenged to care with compassion;
  • Choose EMT and/or Pharmacy via a computer program;
  • Have the opportunity to be active in the Health Occupations Students of America (HOSA) and compete on a local, state and national level;
  • ACE Health Science students receive training that gives them the advantage they need when applying to a nursing program;
  • Receive State training in order to be a SC Certified Nurse Aide; and
  • Obtain AHA BLS certification, First Aid and Babysitter Certifications.