Health Occupations

Nurses working on patient
NOTICE
Contact Information

Dean, Health Occupations
Dr. Carol Friedman

Department Chair
Ms. Carol Brockmeier

Director, LVN-RN
Ms. Judith Berkley

Interim Director, VN
Ms. Ann Cowels

Interim Director, PT
Ms. Marsha Oliver

Director, NA
Ms. Karen Brown

Division Chair
Ms. Janice Morgan

Administrative Specialist
Ms. Beverly Gaitan

Admin. / Program Specialist
Mr. Mark Zamzow

Faculty contacts click here

Heath Occupations Student Handbook

Health Occupations Handbook
(Spring 2015)

Eligibility

Attention Prospective Vocational Nursing Program Students:

As of 11/16/15 the Health Occupations Department will no longer be considering the TEAS-V Score during the admissions process. 

  The use of the TEAS score will remain for the Registered Nursing (LVN-RN) Program.

  The 2018-2019 cohort application for VN Program and PT Program is closed.

   The next application period for the  LVN-RN Program opens in February 9, 2018; closes March 9, 2018.

  For more information please attend an Informational Session. Dates for Informational Sessions are located on the each program Info. Sheet.

License Examination Pass Rates For Mission College

Psychiatric Technician: Board of Vocational Nursing and Psychiatric Technicians

LVNRN: Board of Registered Nursing (NCLEX)

Vocational Nursing: Board of Registered Nursing (NCLEX/PN)

Gainful Employment Certificates

Vocational Nursing

Psychiatric Tech

Course Descriptions

Allied Health
Community Health
Health Education
Health Occupations
LVN-RN

Mission College offers several areas of study resulting in certificates, degrees, or licensure in the field of Health Occupations. These include Nursing Assistant (NA), Home Health Aide (HHA), Community Health Worker, Psychiatric Technician (PT), Vocational Nursing (VN), and Registered Nursing (LVN-RN) programs. Each program is unique with its own required prerequisites, course work, labs, and clinical studies.

No recency requirement for Science courses. Science courses are NOT required to be within 5 years. Beginning Spring 2015 entry into the PT and VN program will require a CNA certificate.

Policy Guidelines for Military Personnel Nursing Admission

Individuals who have held Military Health Care Occupations, specifically: Basic Medical Technician Corpsman (Navy HM or Air Force BMTCP), Army Health Care Specialist (68W Army Medic) or Air Force Independent Duty Medical Technician (IMDT 4N0X1C) may choose between two acceptance options at Mission College Health Occupations Programs. For more information click here.

Health Occupations (HO): CNA HHA

The Spring 2018 application period for Nursing Assistant program is closed; ** however, applications are still being accepted and those whom apply will be placed on a waiting list. See 'Application Packet' under 'Nursing Assistant (NA) Spring 2018'.

Nursing Assistant (NA) Program & Dates (Info. Sheet)

Nursing Assistant (NA) Program Text Books

Nursing Assistant (NA) Program Absenteeism Policy


Nursing Assistant (NA) Spring 2018

Application Packet (open)

Information Session - PowerPoint

Orientation Session - PowerPoint

Theory & Clinical Schedule

Medical/Orientation Packet

 

Nursing Assistant (NA) Fall 2017

Application Packet (not available)

Information Session - PowerPoint

Orientation Session - PowerPoint

Theory & Clinical Schedule

Medical/Orientation Packet (not available)

 

Home Health Aide

Home Health Aide (Info. Sheet) 

HO Certificates
Nurse Assistant Level I
Home Health Aide Level II

Community Health Worker (CHW)

CHW Program and Dates

Community Health Degrees and Certificates
Associate in Science - Community Health Worker
Associate in Science - Community Health Worker For The Developmentally Disabled
Certificate of Achievement - Community Health Worker
Certificate of Achievement - Community Health Worker For The Developmentally Disabled

Psychiatric Technician (PT)

Applicants for 2018 - 2019 program:

The 2018-2019 cohort application period for PT program is closed.
** Mailing of Acceptance/Denial Letters will be delayed until
Monday, November 27, 2017. **


See Info. Sheet for Information Session(s) dates and times.

PT Program Application (not available)

PT Program and Dates (Info. Sheet)

Psychiatric Technician Degrees and Certifications
Associate in Science - Psychiatric Technician
Certificate of Achievement - Psychiatric Technician

Vocational Nurse (VN)

Applicants for 2018 - 2019 program:

The 2018-2019 cohort application period for VN program is closed.
** Mailing of Acceptance/Denial Letters will be delayed until
Monday, November 27, 2017. **


See Info. Sheet for Information Session(s) dates and times.

VN Program Application (not available)

VN Program and Dates (Info. Sheet)

VN Associate of Science

Registered Nursing (LVN-RN) Program

Applicants for 2018 - 2019 program:

The 2018-2019 cohort application will be available online February 9, 2018.

See Info. Sheet for Information Session(s) dates and times.

Application for Registered Nursing (not available)

Registered Nursing Program and Dates (Info. Sheet)

Registered Nursing Program Information (Website)

Registered Nursing Program Orientation Packet (not available)