MEDICAL ADMINISTRATIVE ASSISTANT CERTIFICATE PROGRAM

Prepare for careers as a Patient Registration Specialist, Medical Office Assistant, Medical Patient Service representative Assistant or Medical Administrative Assistant.

    You will receive a Medical Administrative Assistant Certificate upon successful completion of:
  • Medical Terminology
  • Medical Assistant: Administrative & Clinical Essentials
  • Medical Law, Ethics & Cultural Competence
  • Tuition: $1,209 plus $10 registration fee per semester. Books extra.

Prerequisite: Computer Basics, Microsoft Word, Microsoft Excel.

MEDICAL ASSISTANT CERTIFICATE PROGRAM

Prepare yourself to work as a Medical Assistant for physicians, medical groups and/or other health care facilities.

    You will receive a Medical Assistant Certificate upon successful completion of:
  • Medical Terminology
  • Anatomy & Physiology
  • EKG Technician
  • Basic Life Support
  • Phlebotomy Technician
  • Medical Assistant: Administrative & Clinical Essentials
  • Medical Law, Ethics & Cultural Competence
Tuition: $3,583 plus $10 registration fee per semester. Books extra

PATIENT CARE TECHNICIAN CERTIFICATE PROGRAM

Patient Care Technicians work with doctors, nurses and other health care professionals to provide direct patient care in a variety of health care environments, especially hospitals and other acute care settings.

    You will receive a Patient Care Technician Certificate upon successful completion of:
  • Medical Terminology
  • Basic Life Support
  • Anatomy and Physiology
  • EKG Technician
  • Phlebotomy Technician
  • Medical Law, Ethics & Cultural Competence
Tuition: $3,084 plus $10 registration fee per semester. Books extra Prerequisite: Must be a CNA.

EKG TECHNICIAN CERTIFICATE PROGRAM

Prepare yourself to work as a Certified EKG Technician in hospitals, clinics and emergency rooms.

    You will receive an EKG Technician Certificate upon successful completion of:
  • Medical Terminology
  • Basic Life Support
  • EKG Technician
  • Advanced EKG Technician
  • Medical Law, Ethics & Cultural Competence
  • Tuition: $1,303 plus $10 registration fee per semester. Books extra.

    DIAGNOSTIC TECHNICIAN CERTIFICATE PROGRAM

    A Diagnostic Technician is responsible for accurately performing and processing electrocardiograms, draws intravenous and capillary blood from adults, infants and children and all related functions.

      You will receive a Diagnostic Technician Certificate upon successful completion of:
    • Medical Terminology
    • Basic Life Support
    • Anatomy and Physiology
    • EKG Technician
    • Advanced EKG Technician
    • Phlebotomy Technician
    • Medical Law, Ethics & Cultural Competence
    • Tuition: $3,253 plus $10 registration fee per semester. Books extra.

      MEDICAL CODING CERTIFICATE PROGRAM

      Medical Coding Specialists are employed in hospitals, physicians' offices, health care insurance agencies, nursing homes and health clinics. Other medical positions are claims examiners, billing clerks, reimbursement analysts and more.

        You will receive a Medical Coding Certificate upon successful completion of:
      • Medical Terminology
      • Anatomy & Physiology
      • Medical Billing & Coding
      • Medical Coding I
      • Medical Coding II
      Tuition: $1,908 plus $10 material fee in cash to instructor for Medical Coding I and Medical Coding 11. Registration fee $10 per semester. Textbook extra. This certificate prepares you for the National Certified Professional Coder (CPC) certification exam offered through the American Academy of Professional Coders (AAPC).

      Medical Billing & ELECTRONIC HEALTH RECORDS SPECIALIST CERTIFICATE PROGRAM

      Electronic Medical Records Specialist establish EMR systems and work to continually improve them through upgrades, expansion and other ongoing development. They often work alongside software developers and may serve as liasons between these developers and users of EMR systems. Electronic Medical Records Specialists are employed in medical facilities, or in technology firms that provide consultancy services for health care organizations.

        You will receive a Medical Billing & Electronic Health Records Specialist Certificate upon successful completion of:
      • Medical Terminology
      • Medical Billing & Electronic Health Records Fundamentals
      • Medical Billing & Electronic Health Records Certification Exam Prep Course>

        Tuition: $1,445 plus $10 registration fee per semester. Books extra. All courses must be taken at the Upper Cape Tech campus to qualify for the Certificate Programs. Under special circumstances, transfer of one course taken from an accredited college or technical school may be allowed.

      Health Careers

      EKG Technician




      Code: W19-313
      Price: $365.00

      Instructor: Nancy DeSouza, RN, MSN
      Day/Time: MON/WED, 5:30-8:30
      Start Date: APRIL 1, 2019.
      Fees: $365.00
      Number of Class Meetings: 8 sessions

      Course Description:

      The basic EKG technician course offers the skills necessary to perform EKG tracings of the heart. This program is designed to be an introduction to the cardiovascular system and related terminology with an emphasis on performing 12-lead EKG tracings and basic rhythm identification. If you are training for a career in the health care industry, this skill will enhance your career opportunities in a physician's office, clinic, skilled nursing or hospital setting. Prerequisite: Medical Terminology. Students are required to purchase the following textbook prior to the start of class: Electrocardiography for Health Care Professionals, 3e. ISBN: 978-0077485276.

      EMT-Emergency Medical Technician Training




      Code: W19-329
      Price: $699.00

      Instructor: IEME THE Institute for Emergency Medical Education
      Day/Time: TUES/THURS 6:00-10:00PM - WITH SOME WEDNESDAYS.
      Start Date: JANUARY 15, 2019.
      Fees: $699 - NO refund after the 1st class
      Number of Class Meetings: 35

      Course Description:

      Have you ever wanted to work in public safety? Have you consider a career in Emergency Medical Services? The EMS field is a very exciting one, and is continuing to expand. This Institute for Emergency Medical Education sponsored Emergency Medical Technician Program will start you on your new path. The EMT Program is an invigorating and challenging program that exceeds the mandated training requirements set forth by the Massachusetts Department of Public Health, Office of Emergency Medical Services and the National Registry of EMTs, by adding enrichment material and lessons such as AUTO EXTICATION, I.C.S. CERTIFICATION AND MORE. Our program utilizes a blended method of education by combining classroom lectures and skills labs with an interactive website that adds additional interactive activates, program examinations and message boards with chats. The program consists of 139 classroom hours, 48 on- line hours, and a 10 plus hour clinical component in hospital and ambulance settings in which you will conduct a minimum of 5 patient assessments This program is designed to teach you how to conduct emergency medical care in the pre-hospital environment. This is entry level (basic life support) of training in the Emergency Medical Services career field. The program follows the National Scope of Practice for EMTs, and focuses on precise patient assessment and management of trauma and medical emergencies, airway management, resuscitation and pharmacological interventions. This program will develop the student's confidence, knowledge and skills in performing critical assessment and management of patient's with medical and trauma related life threats. It also focuses on development of the EMT’s critical role as a team member during patient crisis situations. Successful completion of the course will allow the student to be considered eligible to take the National Registry for Emergency Medical Technicians (NREMT) exams. YOU MUST BE 18 YEARS OF AGE AT TIME OF EXAM. YOU MUST BE ABLE TO READ, WRITE AND UNDERSTAND ENGLISH. UNIFORM (CONSISTS OF CLASS SHIRT AND BLUE PANTS/BOOTS), AND EXAM FEES ARE NOT INCLUDED IN TUTION. NO REFUND AFTER FIRST NIGHT OF CLASS. PROOF OF TB VACCINES AND MMR ARE REQUIRED. TEXTBOOK INFORMATION WILL BE PROVIDED BY THE INSTRUCTOR.

      Medical Terminology




      Code: W19-303
      Price: $355.00

      Instructor: Robin Shaw, RN, MSN
      Day/Time: TUES/THURS, 5:30-8:30 pm
      Start Date: JANUARY 15, 2019.
      Fees: $355.00
      Number of Class Meetings: 8 sessions

      Course Description:

      If you are interested in health care, then this course is a must! THIS CLASS MUST BE TAKEN IN ORDER TO TAKE THE PHLEBOTOMY TECHNICIAN COURSE AND OUR CERTIFICATE PROGRAMS IN THE MEDICAL FIELD. Build your medical vocabulary, understand terms associated with the function of the human body and learn the spelling of medical terms. Learn word elements of the anatomy, physiology, pathology and other related areas in the field of medicine. Abbreviations, prefixes and word building exercises will be included. Students are required to purchase the following textbook prior to the start of class: Medical Terminology: A Short Course, 7th Edition, ISBN 978-1455758302. You may purchase this book on www.amazon.com or http://evolve.elsevier.com.

      "I recently took 3 courses (Medical Terminology, Medical Assistant Essentials, Phlebotomy Technician) at Upper Cape Tech, after years of being out of school. It was a little scary at first but the teachers and staff made my expe-rience a pleasant one. I learned a great deal (also had fun while doing so) from top-notch courses and instructors (Anne, Donna, and Kathy). I feel confident with the education I received at Upper Cape Tech and I am ready to start my new career in the medi-cal field. If you are ready to start a career in the medical field, this school has all the right tools." – Susan Lovell

      Basic Life Support




      Code: W19-305
      Price: $69.00

      Instructor: Cathy Asack, RN, UCT Health Careers Instructor
      Day/Time: TUESDAY, 4:30-8:30pm
      Start Date: JANUARY 15, 2019
      Fees: $69 CPR/AED Card included
      Number of Class Meetings: 1 Session

      Course Description:

      Employees in a healthcare setting will benefit from this course. The class covers infant, child and adult techniques from choking and CPR training. You receive information on heart attacks, strokes, AED (defibrillator) training and use of barrier devices. The American Heart Association certificate in Basic Life Support (BLS) for Health care Providers is provided upon completion.  

      Anatomy & Physiology




      Code: W19-307
      Price: $355.00

      Prerequisites: Medical Terminology
      Instructor: Nancy DeSouza, RN, MSN
      Day/Time: MON/WED, 5:30-8:30PM
      Start Date: MARCH 4, 2019.
      Fees: $355.00
      Number of Class Meetings: 8 SESSIONS.

      Course Description:

      This human anatomy & physiology course is recommended for those entering the health field, especially Medical Coding. It is designed to explore and understand the body's structure and investigate the functions for living things. This course provides you with information on all the body systems. Multimedia learning tools and take with you materials and resources are included in every class. Students are required to purchase the following textbook prior to the start of class:Anatomy, Physiology, and Disease for the Healthcare Professional, 3rd Edition, ISBN: 978-0073402222

      Medical Coding I




      Code: W19-316
      Price: $599.00

      Prerequisites: Medical Terminology, Anatomy & Physiology & Basic computer knowledge
      Instructor: Diane Parini, LPN with over 30 years in nursing and medical office experience; and Deborah Ewald, CEHRS, MHA with EHR experience since 1995, Nurse Educator with over 20 years experience.
      Day/Time: MON/WED, 6:00-9:00PM
      Start Date: JANUARY 14, 2019.
      Fees: $599 plus $10 material fee in cash to the instructors on the first night of class
      Number of Class Meetings: 12 sessions (a few classes may be online) plus 6 - 3-hour online sessions.

      Course Description:

      Medical Coding I

       Student must have Basic Computer Knowledge, Medical Terminology, Anatomy/Physiology

       As a blended/hybrid course there will be Two 3-hour In-School Class Blended with 3 hour Online Web Computer Instructor led; Student interactive class each week for 6 weeks

      Monday and Wednesday in school classes and Friday Online Web class

       Online classes are required curriculum.  Coding I and Coding II are set up to meet AAPC requirements for taking the CPC (Certified Professional Coder)  exam.

       This Coding Program is Part 1 of 2 Parts designed with a hands-on approach for medical coding within a Physician/Outpatient Facility with ICD and CPT Manuals, using scenarios and coding problems. Students will follow required guide-lines, medical compliance and correct sequencing with multiple diagnosis and procedure codes, a concentration on use of Modifiers, and with an emphasis on accuracy. The instructors will provide the practical materials used in todays Medical Office so that students will gain the necessary understanding of a Medical Coder in a Medical facility.  The student can continue on to Coding II to prepare for Certification Exam with AAPC.

       Students must purchase; 2018 Medical Coding Step-by-Step by Carol J.Buck; textbook, workbook and access code.

      ISBN #9780323568999 for package of textbook, workbook and access code

       Access Code is very important for the Online classes.

      PREREQUISITE:  Medical Terminology, Anatomy & Physiology, & Basic Computer Experience.

       

       

       

       

      Advanced EKG




      Code: F19-322
      Price: $179.00

      Prerequisites: Completion of Basic EKG
      Instructor: Nancy DeSouza, RN, MSN, UCT PN Instructor and ICU Nurse for 14 years
      Day/Time: MON/WED, 5:30-8:30PM
      Start Date: November 14, 2018
      Fees: $179.00
      Number of Class Meetings: 4 sessions

      Course Description:

      Prepare to take the National EKG Certification Exam and become a certified EKG Technician. This course offers advanced skills to understand more in detail the cardiac cycle, advanced rhythms, interpretation and how myocardial infarctions affect the EKG tracings. This program meets the requirements of the Massachusetts Board of Registration in Nursing at 244 CMR 5.00 for 16 contact hours. Prerequisite: EKG Technician Class.

      Become a CNA, NURSES'S AIDE TRAINING - Certified Nu




      Code: W19-310
      Price: $985.00

      Instructor: Julie Silva, R.N.
      Day/Time: TUES, WED, & THURS, 4:30-9:00PM
      Start Date: JANUARY 15, 2019.
      Fees: 985.00
      Number of Class Meetings: 6 WEEKS.

      Course Description:

      Become a Certified Nurse Assistant (CNA) in 4 weeks and 2 days with this class.  Classes meet TUESDAY, WEDNESDAY & THURSDAY, 4:30-9:00PM. This course will prepare you for the state certification exam to BECOME A CNA, Certified Nursing Assistant. The Nurse's Aide Training covers basic nursing skills, personal care skills and recognition for mental health and social service needs, basic restorative services and residential rights. It does NOT include Home Health Aide. Employment opportunities exist at hospitals, nursing homes, home health care agencies, domiciliary care and residential care facilities. Uniforms, text books, gait belt and certificate fees ARE NOT included in tuition. A Mantoux test is required prior to the start of class. You must be able to lift, push, move and turn at least 50lbs. Final acceptance depends upon an acceptable CORI. No refunds are given due to an unacceptable CORI. Students are required to purchase $10 gait belt.  THE TEXTBOOK IS ""NURSE ASSISTANT TRAINING"  AMERICAN RED CROSS, 3RD EDITION.  ISBN: 978-1584805687  

      Medical Law, Ethics & Cultural Competence




      Code: W19-324
      Price: $355.00

      Instructor: Robin Shaw, RN, MSN
      Day/Time: MONDAY, 5:30-8:30 PM
      Start Date: MARCH 11, 2019.
      Fees: $355.00
      Number of Class Meetings: 8 Sessions

      Course Description:

      This course will help you better deal with the many legal and ethical issues that you as a health care professional will face every day. The topics are derived from real-life experiences and dilemmas from a variety of health care practitioners. You will practice critical thinking skills to decide how to resolve the real life situations or theoretical scenarios, determine why the court made a particular ruling and decide if the issues are relevant to the health care profession you will practice. In addition, you will discover how to communicate and relate to patients from various cultural backgrounds. Students are required to purchase the following textbook prior to the start of class: Law & Ethics for the Health Professions 6e. ISBN:978-0073374710

      Medical Assistant: Administrative and Clinical Essentials




      Code: W19-300
      Price: $499.00

      Instructor: Robin Shaw, RN, MSN, Instructor for the UCT LPN Program.
      Day/Time: Tues/Thurs, 5:30-8:30PM
      Start Date: FEBRUARY 26, 2019.
      Fees: $499.00
      Number of Class Meetings: 10 Sessions

      Course Description:

      Train for a career in this high growth medical field. This class prepares you to work in both clinical and administrative settings. Working for physicians, medical groups or other health care facilities. Topics include: Working in the health environment, infection control, comfort measures, examination procedures, specimen collecting, taking and recording vital signs, response to basic medical emergencies, medical law, medical ethics, patient care, communication, health information, health insurance, confidentiality, HIPPA Regulations, business operations of the medical office, job search essentials and more. Students are required to purchase the following textbook prior to the start of class: Today's Medical Assistant Clinical & Administrative Procedures, 3rd Edition. ISBN: 978-0323311274.

      Phlebotomy Technician




      Code: W19-312
      Price: $1,595.00

      Prerequisites: Medical Terminology/must be able to speak and write fluent English.
      Instructor: Angela Kelley, Phlebotomists at Cape Cod Healthcare
      Day/Time: MONDAY/WEDNESDAY - 6:00-9:00pm
      Start Date: JANUARY 16, 2019 - WITH A MANDATORY ORIENTATION ON JANUARY 14, 2019.
      Fees: 1595.00
      Number of Class Meetings: 4 months

      Course Description:

      The primary responsibility of a Phlebotomist is to obtain blood specimens from clients for the purpose of laboratory analysis. Phlebotomists must be familiar with all aspects of the blood collection process. Lectures include laboratory terminology, anatomy and physiology, blood collection procedures, specimen processing, communication skills, legal/ethical issues and professionalism. You will have hands-on laboratory practice sessions as well as clinical training. The course consists of 90 hours of classroom training. MUST HAVE TAKEN MEDICAL TERMINOLOGY ON-SITE AT UCT OR AN ACCREDITED COLLEGE. You must meet acceptable standards in order to advance to clinical training. IN ORDER TO EARN YOUR PHLEBOTOMY TECHNICIAN CERTIFICATE YOU MUST COMPLETE THE ASSIGNED 3 WEEK DAYTIME (FULL-TIME) CLINICAL AT AN OFFSITE LAB AFTER THE CONCLUSION OF THE CLASSROOM PORTION. YOU MUST COMPLETE THE CLINICAL DURING THE SEMESTER YOU ARE ENROLLED. PREREQUISITE: Medical Terminology, must be able to Speak & Write Fluent English. MANDATORY ORIENTATION SESSION FOR PHLEBOTOMY TECHNICIAN WILL BE HELD ON JANUARY 14, 2019 at 6:00 p.m. FINAL acceptance depends upon an acceptable CORI. Vaccinations should be completed before class starts. In order to complete the class requirements and earn a certificate, students must successfully complete a 3 week, 120 hour clinical during daytime hours at an area lab based on the instructor's discretion. Students must complete this clinical during the semester that they are enrolled. Upon successful completion of this program students are eligible to sit for the National Exam.  Students are required to purchase the following textbook prior to the start of class: The Phlebotomy Textbook, 3rd Edition, ISBN: 978-0803620575.  

      Veterinary Assistant




      Code: W19-330
      Price: $355.00

      Instructor: Tiffany Gendron, CVT, VTS (ECC)
      Day/Time: THURSDAYS, 5:30-8:30PM
      Start Date: JANUARY 31, 2019.
      Fees: $355.00
      Number of Class Meetings: 9 Sessions

      Course Description:

      Interested in exploring the world of veterinary medicine? Learn the skills needed to become a functional part of a veterinary team. Topics in this course include, but are not limited to: Office and Hospital Procedures, Communication and Client Relations, Animal Restraint, Medical Terminology, Pharmacy, Lab Procedures, Radiology, Surgical Preparation, Small Animal Nursing, Basic First Aid and CPR.

      Medical Coding II w/CPC Certification Exam Prep




      Code: F19-317
      Price: $599.00

      Prerequisites: Medical Coding I or experience in coding.
      Instructor: Diane Parini, LPN, with over 30 years in nursing and medical office experience; and Deborah Ewald, CPC, CEHRS, MHA with EHR experience since 1995, Nurse Educator with over 20 years experience.
      Day/Time: MON/WED, 6:00-9:00
      Start Date: NOVEMBER 5, 2018.
      Fees: $599 + $10 material fee in cash to instructors the first night of class
      Number of Class Meetings: 12 Sessions - PLUS 6 - THREE HOUR ONLINE CLASSES.

      Course Description:

      Medical Coding II with CPC Certification Prep 

       Student must have Basic Medical Coder Experience or Completed Basic Coding Program,

       Basic Computer Knowledge, Medical Terminology, Anatomy/Physiology

       As a blended /hybrid course there will be Two 3-hour In-School Class Blended with 3 hour Online Web Computer Instructor led; Student interactive class each week for 6 weeks

      Monday and Wednesday are in school classes and Friday Online Web class

       Online classes are required curriculum.   Coding II is structured to meet AAPC requirements for taking the CPC (Certified Professional Coder) exam.

       This Coding Program  Part 2 is designed with a hands-on approach for medical coding within a physician/outpatient facility with ICD and CPT manuals, using scenarios and coding problems as a review. In addition it will enhance Procedural and Surgical coding including HCPCS (Level II National Codes). There will pre-testing done for the CPC exam so students will be more comfortable with the CPC exams.  Students will follow required guide-lines, medical compliance and correct sequencing with multiple diagnosis and procedure codes, a concentration on use of modifiers, and with an emphasis on accuracy. The instructors will provide the practical materials used in todays Medical Office so that Students will gain the necessary understanding of a Medical Coder in a Medical facility.  The student can continue on to obtain the Certification Exam with AAPC or other health-care outpatient organization.

       Students must purchase; 2018 Medical Coding Step-by-Step by Carol J.Buck ; textbook, workbook and access code

      ISBN #9780323568999   for package of textbook, workbook and access code.

       Access Code is very important for the Online classes.

       

      Medical Billing & Electronic Health Records (EHR) Fundamentals




      Code: W19-327
      Price: $545.00

      Prerequisites: Medical Terminology, Basic Computer Skills
      Instructor: Deborah Ewald, CPC, CEHRS, MHA with EHR experience since 1995, Nurse Educator with over 20 years experience in the field; Diane Parini, LPN with over 30 years experience in Nursing & Medical Office Experience.
      Day/Time: Tuesday/Thursday 6:00-9:00p.m.
      Start Date: WINTER SEMESTER 2019
      Fees: $545.00
      Number of Class Meetings: 12 Sessions

      Course Description:

      Medical Billing & Electronic Health Records Fundamentals - Medical Billing Insurance Electronic Health Record Specialists must be familiar with rules and guidelines of each health plan in order to submit proper documentation. This ensures that offices receive maximum, appropriate reimbursement for services provided. Specialists are employed in Hospitals, Physicians Offices, Health Care Agencies, Nursing Homes, and Healthcare Clinics, Billing Clerks and Technology Firms that provide Consultancy Services for Healthcare Organizations. You will be taught: Procedural skills; learning administrative duties important I the medical practice as well as how to bill payers and patients. Communication skills; working with physicians, patients, payers, and others using both written and oral communication Health Information Management; using a practice management program, and using electronic health records technology to manage patient records and billing/collections, electronically create and transmit claims, and how to conduct research. Medical Coding; Understanding ICD 10 CM, CPT, HCPCS codes, the importance of those codes to be coded correctly in reporting patient scenarios, for encounter forms and health insurance claims. And know the role medical coding plays in insurance claims. HIPAA AND HITECH; applying the rules of HIPAA and HITECH to ensure compliance, maximum reimbursement, and electronic exchange of health information with privacy and security. Hospital Services; background in hospital billing, coding with ICD 10 PCS, AND payment methods, and forms CMS - 1500 and UB-04. Prerequisites are Medical Terminology, Basic Computer skills, weekly access to a computer, email address and internet access. BOOKS - Integrated Electronic Health Records: Worktext for Greenway Medical Technologies Prime Suite 2nd Edition M. Beth Shanholtzer. ISBN:978-007-7834845 ($47.50) The Billing Book ...Medical Insurance A Revenue Cycle Process Approach, 7e by Vallerius Bayes Newby. ISBN #978-007-784027-3. BOTH BOOKS CAN BE BOUGHT BY McGRAW HILL AT 1-800-331-5094. THESE BOOK may be purchased at www.McgrawHill.com or by calling 1-800-331-5094.

      MEDICAL BILLING & ELECTRONIC HEALTH RECORDS W/CERTIFICATION EXAM PREP




      Code: W19-328
      Price: $545.00

      Instructor: Deborah Ewald, CPC, CEHRS, MHA with EHR experience since 1995, Nurse Educator with over 20 years experience in the field; Diane Parini, LPN with over 30 years experience in Nursing & Medical Office Experience.
      Day/Time: Tuesday/Thursday 6:00-9:00p.m.
      Start Date: WINTER SEMESTER 2019
      Fees: $545.00
      Number of Class Meetings: 12 Sessions

      Course Description:

      Medical Billing & Electronic Health Records with Certification Exam Prep - Medical Billing & Electronic Health Records with Certification Exam Prep

      Train for a career as an EHR Implementation Specialist, Database Administrator, Health IT Database Administrator, Support Desk Specialist, Health Information Specialist or QA Documentations Specialist. Whether you are taking your first medical office course or are continuing your training, this hybrid extension course is designed to make the fundamentals of Electronic Health Records (EHR) simple and straightforward. This course introduces the basic concepts of medical charting using EHR. Learn basic navigation of EHR, explore issues concerning privacy, security, government regulations and ethical and legal aspects of medical records. Upon successful completion of this class you will qualify to sit for the CEHRS Certification exam by NHA, a national accrediting agency. National exam administered on-site. Discover Electronic Resource software programs such as Medisoft. Other topics include Health Information Technology Standards and rules and regulations that govern the Electronic Health Record Software. STUDENTS MUST HAVE ACCESS TO A COMPUTER, AN EMAIL ADDRESS, AND THE INTERNET. THE COURSE WILL HAVE SOME CLASSES ONLINE. STUDENTS ARE REQUIRED TO PURCHASE THE FOLLOWING TEXTBOOK PRIOR TO THE START OF CLASS: EHR book...Integrated Electronic Health Records: Work text for Greenway Medical Technologies  Prime Suite  2nd edition M. Beth Shanholtzer must include the connect access card.   ISBN: 978--25914830-9

      ($76) The billing book .....Medical Insurance  A Revenue Cycle Process Approach  7e Valerius Bayes Newby

      must include connect access card   ISBN: 978-925-125-97068   ($145)

      Both books can be bought by Mcgraw Hill  at 1-800-331-5094  

       CEUs available, accepted by the AAMA for Medical Assistants.


      PROFESSIONAL REFLEXOLOGY




      Code: W19-219
      Price: $1,550.00

      Instructor: Kathleen Viola, Holistic Health Practitioner, President/CEO Integrative Reflexology Association of America, Nationally Certified Master Reflexologies, Instructor/National Proctor for Reflexology Certification Board (RCB), LMT, RYT, CYT.
      Day/Time: MONDAY/THURS, 5:30-8:30
      Start Date: APRIL 22, 2019.
      Fees: $1,550.00 PLUS A $10.00 MATERIAL FEE IN CASH PAYABLE TO THE INSTRUCTOR THE 1ST NIGHT OF CLASS.
      Number of Class Meetings: 200 HOURS REQUIREMENT

      Course Description:

      Professional Reflexology - Prepare to take the National Reflexology Certification Exam and become a nationally certified reflexologist through the Reflexology Certification Board (RCB). This program meets the 200-hour minimum requirement in order to sit for the RCB National Exam. This includes the hands-on practical. This course addresses all four levels including: utilizing the Zone Therapy of Reflexology, experiencing the unique techniques utilized only in professional reflexology treatments, understanding and utilizing the ultimate health benefits of reflexology through relaxation, releasing and detoxing methods. You must meet the minimum 200-hour requirement. Make up classes are available at extra cost. All educational materials necessary for the class and for the preparation of the national exam are included. *National exam fee is an extra cost. Students are expected to bring to class: water, lotion, baby wipes, paper towels, top and bottom sheets, and a large 3-ring binder. Mandatory: All students are required to have and bring to the third class and each class thereafter a zero gravity chair on a rotating basis.

      Instructor: Kathleen Viola

      Holistic Health Practitioner, President/CEO Integrative Reflexology Association of America, Nationally Certified Master Reflexologies, Instructor/National Proctor for Reflexology Certification Board (RCB), LMT, RYT, CYT