MEDQUEST combines theory and practical application with externships and volunteer work to afford students the knowledge, insight, and experience necessary to pursue various health careers. MEDQUEST provides classroom instruction, practical labs, and field experiences, and some highlights of the program include learning about:
• Vital Signs
• Patient Care
• Medical Assistant Techniques
• Medical Careers Exploration
• Wound Care
• Baby Care
• Surgical Instrumentation
• Assisting with surgical procedures
The MEDQUEST simulation lab has four distinct parts: a reception area, an assessment room, a laboratory, and a hospital room.
Students are encouraged to enter the program in their freshmen year, but they can apply prior to their sophomore year after completing the MEDQUEST application.
The ultimate goal of MEDQUEST is to prepare students to enter medical and health programs which include:
• Physicians Assistant
• Dental Hygiene
CPR Certifications are obtained at the end of freshman year and they are re-certified every two years.
Three years of the program qualifies students to earn an EKG Technician Certification through the National HealthCareer Association.
Four years of the program qualifies students for a Medical Assistant Certification through the National HealthCareer Association.
Applicants should have:
The application to apply to the program can be found below. Please return this application to our Admissions Officer at firstname.lastname@example.org.
If a student decides they are no longer interested in a medical career, they may resign from the program and continue the regular college preparatory program the following school year.