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CNA
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CNA

$600

with Vicky Bedard R.N.

Calendar Feb 5, 2019

CNAs are caregivers who provide patients assistance with activities of daily living and basic needs. They also help patients feel safe and comfortable throughout their hospital stay. These direct caregivers spend most of their time assisting patients and listening to their concerns.

The State of Maine approved CNA course includes classroom work, skills labs, and clinical experience. The course is a 15- week course of 190 hours. This course will prepare you not only to become a CNA, but will also help with your reading, study, and math skills. We will give you the advantage of work readiness training to help build your resume and prepare for employment in the medical field. Our course includes additional academic support for those who need or want it.

At the successful completion of the course, students take the State Certification Examination. Course cost includes the State Certification Examination.

Admission process includes the completion of an application packet, a score of 240 on the CASAS test (a reading assessment) and an interview with the instructor. Candidates must be at least 18 years of age and have a high school diploma or equivalency, or be working towards their diploma.

Please contact the office at 627-4291 or go to "CNA Interest" class to be put on our waitlist for this class.

This class runs on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 1-7 PM with some daytime clinical hours on Thursdays.

 

CNA Interest -For Spring 2019 class

Free

For more information about our CNA program, please register here and we will contact you!  

This class runs on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 1-7 PM with some daytime clinical hours on Thursdays.

We are now taking names for the waitlist for Spring 2019!

*Call our office @ 627-4291 or register here to be put on our waitlist for the Spring 2019 class*

Dates for Spring 2019 class to be determined.

CNAs are caregivers who provide patients assistance with activities of daily living and basic needs. They also help patients feel safe and comfortable throughout their hospital stay. These direct caregivers spend most of their time assisting patients and listening to their concerns.

The State of Maine approved CNA course includes classroom work, skills labs, and clinical experience. The course is a 15- week course of 190 hours. This course will prepare you not only to become a CNA, but will also help with your reading, study, and math skills. We will give you the advantage of work readiness training to help build your resume and prepare for employment in the medical field. Our course includes additional academic support for those who need or want it.

At the successful completion of the course, students take the State Certification Examination. Course cost includes the State Certification Examination.

Admission process includes the completion of an application packet, a score of 240 on the CASAS test (a reading assessment) and an interview with the instructor. Candidates must be at least 18 years of age and have a high school diploma or equivalency, or be working towards their diploma.

Please contact the office at 627-4291 or register here to be put on our waitlist for this class.

*Call our office @ 627-4291 for more information*

 

CPR and First Aid
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CPR and First Aid

$59

with Gretchen Plummer and Danielle Small

Calendar Oct 16, 2018 at 4 pm

In a medical emergency, would you know what to do? We'll cover splinting, control bleeding, shock, environmental emergencies, choking emergencies, breathing problems, chest compressions (CPR), and how to use an Automated Electronic Defibrillator (AED). Heartsaver® First Aid CPR AED is a classroom, video-based, instructor-led course that teaches students critical skills needed to respond to and manage a first aid, choking or sudden cardiac arrest emergency in the first few minutes until emergency medical services (EMS) arrives.

Full Course
CRMA
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CRMA

$350

with Sandra Allen RN

Calendar Feb 1, 2019 , runs for 5 weeks

 

Dates to be determined for Spring 2019 class.

Call our office @ 627-4291 for more information and to be put on our  waitlist for this class.

This course follows the CRMA standardized design as provided by the State of Maine, Division of Licensing & Regulatory Services, and Community Service Programs. The curriculum requires 35 - 40 hours of classroom time as well as a clinical component under the supervision of an R.N. instructor. Upon successful completion of this course, participants will obtain a certificate from the State of Maine and be certified to provide medication administration in the residential setting. Re-certification is required every 2 years. The registration fee includes all training materials. Class size is limited.

* Call our office @ 627-4291 for more information*

 

Medical Coding with CPC certification
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Medical Coding with CPC certification

$3,500

with Academy of Medical Professions

Calendar Oct 18, 2018 , runs for 20 weeks

20 week, in-depth, State-Certified Certificate program in medical coding.  This program is designed to teach all aspects of medical coding and provide you the skills you need to become nationally certified and get into the job market as a Certified Coder.  This certificate program is taught by a Certified Medical Coder and includes Medical Terminology, Anatomy & Physiology, CPC exam, AAPC membership, 3 practice CPC tests and all books.  Basic computer skills are required.  Payment plans available.  For more information contact:  Academy of Medical Professions toll free at 866-516-8274 or www.academyofmedicalprofessions.com.  $3500

Medical Office Specialist with Billing Certification
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Medical Office Specialist with Billing Certification

$3,000

with Academy of Medical Professions

Calendar Oct 16, 2018 at 6 pm, runs for 16 weeks

16-week certification course: This course provides practical real-world skills essential for success in the healthcare field.  This completely inclusive course consists of Medical Terminology, Medical Front Office Skills, EHR/EMR for the Medical Office, Medical Billing Specialist and the Administrative Medical Assistant.  You will learn how to use electronic records which are used in many medical offices.  In addition, upon completion of all courses, you will sit for your CMAA (Certified Medical Administrative Assistant) Electronic Health Record and Billing Specialist national certification exams through the National Healthcare Association.  $3000 includes  national certifications, books, and fees.  

TO REGISTER OR PAYMENT PLANS CALL:  866-516-8274 or 207-721-0714 or www. academyofmedicalprofessions.com  

Medical Transcription Certificate Program
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Medical Transcription Certificate Program

$2,400

with Academy of Medical Professions

Calendar Oct 16, 2018 at 6 pm

MEDICAL TRANSCRIPTION CERTIFICATE PROGRAM

Medical transcription is a desired field for most people trying to work at home. Strong typing, computer, and English grammar skills are essential.   Medical terminology, formats, rules and regulations, jobs, calculation of pay, confidentiality, FTP, and tricks of the trade, all equipment, reference books, and course books are provided with the course fee.  Classes are once a week for 16-weeks with a completion of 16 weeks to 6 month options.  This is a State Certified Program and you will receive a Certificate of Completion and Letter of Recommendation upon graduation, resumes and how to obtain a job are covered in this program.  Course includes medical terminology, Anatomy & physiology and transcription.  $2400, includes everything for the course and the field.   TO REGISTER OR PAYMENT PLANS CALL:  866-516-8274 or 207-721-0714 or www. academyofmedicalprofessions.com  

Ophthalmic Assistant
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Ophthalmic Assistant

$999
Calendar Oct 16, 2018 at 4:30 pm

The 50-hour Ophthalmic Assistant Program prepares students for entry level positions in Ophthalmology, one of the fastest growing healthcare segments.  Through classroom lecture and labs, this program includes: anatomy and physiology of the eye; general principles of pharmacology; prescriptions written for the eye; visual acuity; and tonometry (basic) and glaucoma.  Also includes a review of ocular dressing procedures; maintenance of equipment and instruments and other areas. Note: Although this program does not include a clinical rotation or national or state certification as part of its overall objectives, this program meets the requirements of the American Academy of Ophthalmology (AAO), and the AAO’s Ophthalmic Medical Assisting Exam - which students may take after meeting certain work experience requirements.

Tuesdays and Thursdays

October 16th – December 6th 2018 (No class November 22)

4:30pm – 8:00pm

9  week session

Fee: $999.00





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