Course CPD022 | 150 hours, 6 months | Instructor-Facilitated | $1795 | Course Details
This nationally recognized Administrative Dental Assistant Online Certificate Program will teach you the essential skills for managing the business aspects of a dental practice and becoming an administrative dental assistant. You'll learn about dental terminology and anatomy, medical records management, accounts receivable and reimbursement management, insurance and patient billing, patient scheduling, and procedural and diagnostic coding.
The Administrative Dental Assistant Online Program will prepare you for a new career working in a dental office.
Course CPD023 | 300 hours, 12 months | Instructor-Facilitated | $2995 | Course Details
THIS COURSE WILL BE DISCONTINUED 2/1/2017.
Medical administration along with Medical Billing and Coding is a nationally-recognized online program that will prepare you for a rewarding career in the healthcare industry.
After completion of the program, you’ll be prepared to sit for national certification exams offered by National Healthcareer Association (NHS) and American Academy of Professional Coders (AAPC). You will receive a voucher to cover the costs for the CBCS exam offered by the NHA.
What Will I Learn?
Within this program, you’ll learn the fundamentals of medical office management, as well as medical billing and coding practices.
In addition to learning the administrative aspects of front office medical reception, you’ll become well-versed in the practices of medical billing and coding, learning the three main code sets used within the industry: ICD-10/ICD-9, CPT, and HCPCS.
Course CPD030 | 80 hours, 6 months | Instructor-Facilitated | $1895 | Course Details
This program covers ICD-10-CM/PCS medical coding of diagnoses and procedures and will help you meet the challenge of today's changing standards while learning and improving your coding skills.You will learn the roles and responsibilities of a coder, how to interpret health records, and how to select and accurately assign codes for diagnoses, conditions, problems, or other reasons for patient encounters. You will also develop advanced coding skills where you will learn how to differentiate between CPT vs. HCPCS Level II codes, use modifiers, and explain the rules and regulations surrounding health reimbursement methodologies.
The Advanced Hospital Medical Coding Online Program and CCS Test Preparation Training Program will prepare you to take the American Health Information Management Association's (AHIMA) official certification exam to become a Certified Coding Specialist (CCS).
Course CPD050 | 240 hours, 6 months | Instructor-Facilitated | $1995 | Course Details
The Clinical Dental Assistant Online Training Program will prepare you to become a productive member of a dental team as a professional dental assistant. You'll learn about every aspect of professional dental assisting, including invaluable real-world perspectives from experienced dental assistants and essential information about anatomy and physiology, preventive dentistry, patient care and communication, radiology, pharmacology, anesthesia, assisting in specialty practices, employment strategies, and much more.
Upon finishing this program, you'll be prepared to successfully complete the radiology and infection control portions of the Dental Assisting National Board* exam.
Course CPD074 | 200 hours, 6 months | Instructor-Facilitated | $1795 | Course Details
ICD-10 Medical Coding prepares students for the future of medical coding by mastering the steps for using ICD-10-CM and ICD-10-PCS to code medical diagnoses and procedures. This training includes detailed instructions for using the coding manuals, understanding the coding guidelines, and accurately applying the ICD-10 coding steps. There are more than 40 quizzes and exams for diagnoses and procedures by body system to test your knowledge and understanding.
In addition, you will explore the impact of the coding changes on medical coders, health care staff, physicians, software systems, documentation, and information technology.
Course CPD024 | 500 hours, 12 months | Instructor-Facilitated | $3195 | Course Details
The CPC Certified Medical Administrative Assistant with Medical Billing and Coding is geared towards students who are interested in obtaining a career in the healthcare industry, but have little to no experience within the sector.
This comprehensive program will provide a foundation of medical vocabulary, to help you better understand doctors’ notes and medical record contents. It will also teach you essential medical office management skills that healthcare managers look for, when hiring new front office staff.
Upon completion of this program, you will be prepared to sit for the Certified Professional Coder (CPC) exam, offered by the American Academy of Professional Coders (AAPC) and the Certified Medical Administrative Assistant (CMAA) exam offered by National Healthcareer Association (NHA). The registration fees for both exams are included with this program.
Course CPD080 | 340 hours, 6 months | Instructor-Facilitated | $2495 | Course Details
CPC Medical Billing and Coding is an ideal program for students new to a medical career. If you’re seeking entry into the healthcare industry, this comprehensive program will provide you with all of the information you need to earn a certification in medical billing and coding. You will build a foundation of medical vocabulary, to help you better understand the contents of a patient’s medical record, as well as notes from practicing physicians. In addition, you’ll learn current medical coding standards, so you can be successful within the industry.
Upon completion of this program, you will be prepared to sit for the Certified Professional Coder (CPC) exam, offered by the American Academy of Professional Coders (AAPC). The registration fee for this exam is included with this program.
Course CPD311 | 65 hours, 6 months | Instructor-Facilitated | $995 | Course Details
Appreciation of medical terminology is the cornerstone of effective communication for all professionals in the health care community. This course serves as an introduction to the structure of medical language. Students will learn to recognize root words, suffixes, and prefixes as they pertain to the different systems of the body (respiratory, cardiovascular, nervous, etc.) and how to build medical words using combining forms. While introducing medical terminology by body system, brief overviews of the anatomy, physiology, and pathology of each system are reviewed for context and understanding. Students will also learn to apply these terms to a larger clinical context, and be able to translate common medical terms to basic, non-medical language. Students will be exposed to a variety of additional resources including medical dictionaries, articles, and journal publications for broader exposure to medically-related topics.
Course CPD106 | 400 hours, 12 months | Instructor-Facilitated | $1995 | Course Details
The Pharmacy Technician Program will prepare you for entry-level pharmacy technician positions. You’ll learn medical and pharmaceutical terminology, basic anatomy related to the pharmacology of medications, and pharmaceutical calculations. This program will give you hands-on practice in retail pharmacy procedures through an online lab module. You'll learn what information is necessary to process prescriptions and physician orders and apply that knowledge to fill mock prescriptions. The curriculum also includes the ethics of pharmacy practice and education about prescription medications, patient care and interaction, and charges and reimbursement.
This program will prepare you for the National Certification Exam offered by the Pharmacy Technician Certification Board. However, state requirements may vary. To verify if this program meets your state requirements, visit your state's Board of Pharmacy site for more information. You can access this information directly from the Pharmacy Technician Certification Board (PTCB) website at www.ptcb.org. Click on the "Who We Serve" link, then the "States" link for information. You can also call the state board and ask for the current technician regulations.
Course CPD194 | 150 hours, 6 months | Instructor-Facilitated | $1895 | Course Details
In this online program, you will master all the skills you need to begin a career as a physical therapy aide. You will learn what physical therapy entails, identify the responsibilities of a PT aide, and develop a working knowledge of anatomy and medical terminology. In addition, you will get a solid grounding in patient care skills, infection control, and the legal and ethical regulations that affect healthcare providers. By the end of the program, you will be fully prepared to obtain an entry-level position as a PT aide in a healthcare facility.
Course CPD151 | 45 hours, 1 month | Self-Guided | $15 | Course Details
Course CPD124 | 170 hours, 6 months | Instructor-Facilitated | $1995 | Course Details
This online program will prepare you to become a productive member of a veterinary team. You'll learn about every aspect of veterinary assisting, including anatomy and physiology, animal restraint, laboratory sample collection, assisting in surgery and dentistry, prescription preparation, and taking radiographs. You’ll also learn how to interact professionally with clients and gain the expertise you need to educate them about key topics in pet care, such as nutrition, vaccinations, and administering medication. This program is designed for people who want to work at a veterinary hospital and those who are already employed in positions in which they look after animals.