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Estancia Medical Academy

Patient Care Pathway Video


Pathway Description

The Estancia Medical Academy (EMA) is a three-year Career Technical Education pathway focused on patient care that provides the academic & technical skills along with the knowledge students will use to pursue a full range of career opportunities in the Health Science & Medical Technology industry sector.  The goal of the program is to expose students to the diverse health career opportunities available in the medical industry. 

Topics of Study
  • Ethical & legal responsibilities of health care workers
  • Safety & standard precautions
  • Medical terminology
  • Human anatomy & physiology
  • Body systems & mechanics
  • Health & fitness
  • Hands-on experience in vital signs, emergency medical care, first aid, CPR
  • How to provide immediate care to an ill or injured person
  • How assist emergency medical service providers
  • Professions within the medical & health care industry
  • CPR Certification
  • Community Emergency Response Team Certification
Course Sequence

Grade 10:  Medical Careers & Health Systems

Grade 11:  Emergency Medical Responder

Grade 12:  Body Systems & Disorders

All courses are UC/CSU approved D or G college preparatory electives.  

Contact Us

Jared Hartel - EMA Instructor 

Room 205