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Align Your Health Science Curriculum to the National Health Science Standards

The health science standards offer an answer to the question, “What does a worker need to know and be able to contribute to the delivery of safe and effective healthcare?” The standards represent core expectations transferrable to many health professions.

Our Standards Provide

Measurable accountability communicated in a user-friendly manner to educators, students, and healthcare employers

A comprehensive curriculum framework for health science course designs and assessment construction

Validation on timely basis by stakeholders: individuals representing business & industry, professional organizations, credentialing, and state education agencies

Historical Background

In 1992, NCHSE was awarded a three-year $1.4 million dollar grant by the U.S. Department of Education to establish National Healthcare Skill Standards.

Align Your Health Science Curriculum to the
National Health Science Standards