Why study Health Care at Grimsby Secondary School?
- Healthcare is one of the largest industries and employers
- There are significant and varied career opportunities in areas ranging from small rural communities to large metropolitan areas and throughout the world
- Students learn to appreciate the importance of living a healthy lifestyle throughout the lifespan
Each course focuses on different aspects of the WHO definition of health: "Health is a state of biological, psychological and social wellbeing and not merely the absence of disease."
Curriculum topics include: health promotion and disease prevention; medical terminology; the communication process; anatomy and physiology; illness and disease; loss and disability; vital signs assessments and so much more... students may even earn certifications in CPR-C/first aid!