Health Care Careers Start Here
Build a strong Health Care foundation for your students by preparing them for the real-world. With 70% of employers saying college grads are not job ready, the meaningful interactivity and real-world simulations found in MindTap with Learning Lab and Pronounce, flex the critical thinking skills Basic Health Science students need to succeed.
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How? With Cengage Unlimited! This digital subscription offers students unlimited and on-demand access to all Cengage digital learning platforms, ebooks, online homework and study tools—in one place, for one price. This means that for $119.99 a semester, students can access a library of more than 22,000 products.
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Drive Student and Instructor Success
Learn why instructors using MindTap for Medical Terminology gave it—and their students—such high grades.
Inspire to Learn
Hear how students successfully mastered Health Care course content, despite significant out-of-school responsibilities, when powered by their instructors and MindTap.
Speak Like a Professional
Pronounce enables students to record and receive instant feedback on their pronunciation of key medical terms. With phonetic “see & say” pronunciation, students record their own pronunciation and a confidence threshold analyzes how well terms were pronounced.
Available via the MindTap smartphone app for Medical Terminology courses and Pharmacology, grades and recordings are automatically uploaded to the MindTap gradebook.
Stay Engaged at Events for Health Care
American Association of Medical Assisting (AAMA)
Dates: October 6-9, 2017
Location: Cincinnati, OH
Hundreds of Medical Assisting instructors, educators and professionals will gather in Cincinnati to learn best practices and participate in continuation education programs. Hosted by the American Association of Medical Assistants (AAMA).
AST Educator’s Conference
Dates: February 8–10, 2018
Location: Las Vegas, NV
Surgical Technology instructors and educators will gather at Caesar’s Palace in Las Vegas for a conference hosted by the Association of Surgical Technologists (AST).
Accrediting Bureau of Health Education Schools, 2018 National Conference (ABHES)
Dates: February 28–March 2, 2018
Location: Las Vegas, NV
This event brings together the best of the best in postsecondary health care education. Each year's conference promises an industry-current agenda that features dynamic keynote and special guest speakers from industry leaders, educators and those in-the-know regarding issues facing health care education.
Meet Our Health Care Faculty Partners
Our educators advance teaching and learning by answering questions and sharing ideas.
Donna Sue Shellman, Gaston College
“Meet each learner with respect and openness; create a learning environment encouraging the each learner to move forward as much as possible, respect and trust that a learner moving forward is progress.”
Virginia Ferrari, Solano Community College
“Harris CareTracker is the only live/educational EHR in the marketplace, offering a real-world hands-on experience, second to none!”
Stacy Holliday, Davidson County Community College
“Through MindTap, my students are continuously and dynamically engaged with the course content and instantly connected to one another, collaborating as active participants in learning and helping each other succeed!”