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Certified Residential Medication Aide
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Certified Residential Medication Aide

$350

with Sandra Allen RN

Calendar Oct 10, 2017 at 4 pm, runs for 5 weeks

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*

 

Certified Residential Medication Aide Recertification
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Certified Residential Medication Aide Recertification

$85

with Sandra Allen RN

Calendar Sep 27, 2017 at 8:30 am

This is a competency-based course which includes the State of Maine CRMA recertification exam. Proof of your current CRMA certificate is required prior to starting. Class size is limited.

*Please call our office @ 627-4291 for more information  or stop in to our Casco office to register*

Clinical Medical Assistant Program
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Clinical Medical Assistant Program

$2,599

with Condensed Curriculum

Calendar Sep 5, 2017 at 4:30 pm, runs for 15 weeks

This class runs on Tuesdays and Thursdays with some Saturday classes.

This program is intended for students who want to prepare for an exciting, challenging and rewarding career in healthcare. This program will train students to assist physicians by performing functions related to the clinical responsibilities of a medical office. Instruction includes preparing patients for examination and treatment, routine laboratory procedures, diagnostic testing, technical aspects of phlebotomy and the cardiac life cycle. Students will review important topics including phlebotomy, pharmacology, the proper use and administration of medications, taking and documenting vital signs, cardiology including proper lead placements, a professional workplace behavior, ethics and the legal aspects of healthcare. This program includes 140 hours of classroom lecture and hands on labs and a clinical externship opportunity at a local healthcare provider. To be eligible for the clinical rotation, students must successfully complete the 140 hour program, submit to a thorough background check, drug screening and meet other requirements. Note: Upon successful completion of this program, students would be eligible to sit for the National Healthcareer Association (NHA) Certified Clinical Medical Assistant (CCMA) national examination.

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

CNA/WorkReady
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CNA/WorkReady

$600

with Julia McCarthy

Calendar Sep 7, 2017 at 1 pm, runs for 18 weeks

This class runs on Tuesdays and Thursdays with some Wednesday classes.

We are partnering with our local businesses and other agencies to offer a unique Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) program beginning in September, 2017. This CNA program will prepare you with the skills to become certified and trained as a CNA in the State of Maine. The course will also give you the opportunity to earn a WorkReady Credential, recognized by our State and many local employers. Successfully completing the WorkReady program requirements shows employers you possess the work readiness skills they value. You will have TWO credentials when you complete the program!

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

CPR

$49

with Allison Ross

Calendar Sep 19, 2017 at 4 pm

Students will learn skills to assist adults, children and infants in emergency situations. Students will receive an American Heart Association Adult CPR card in the mail upon completion. Class size is limited.

First Aid

$39

with Allison Ross

Calendar Oct 17, 2017 at 4 pm

Basic first aid skills will be taught, including controlling bleeding, treating injuries to muscles, learning about bones and joints, heat and cold-related illness and sudden illness. Students will receive an American Heart Association first aid card in the mail upon completion. Class size is limited.

Medical Billing and Coding Class
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Medical Billing and Coding Class

$1,899

with Condensed Curriculum

Calendar Oct 3, 2017 at 4:30 pm, runs for 11 weeks

This class runs on Tuesdays and Thursdays with some Saturday classes

This combined 80 hour billing and coding course offers the skills needed to solve insurance billing problems, how to manually file claims (using the CPT and ICD-10 manual), complete common insurance forms, trace delinquent claims, appeal denied claims and use generic forms to streamline billing procedures. The course covers the following areas: CPT (Introduction, Guidelines, Evaluation and Management), specialty fields (such as surgery, radiology and laboratory), ICD-10 (Introduction and Guidelines) and basic claims processes for medical insurance and third party reimbursements. Students will learn how to find the service and codes using manuals, (CPT, ICD-10 and HCPCS). Note: After obtaining the practical work experience (6months to 2 years), students who complete this course could be qualified to sit for the American Academy of Professional Coders (AAPC) - Certified Professional Coder Exam (CPC or CPC-H Apprentice); the American Health Information Association (AHIMA) Certified Coding Associate (CCA) exam; and/or other National Certification Exams

 

Phlebotomy Technician
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Phlebotomy Technician

$495

with Chris Connor

Calendar Oct 18, 2017 at 9 am, runs for 10 weeks

The Phlebotomist is a vital member of the clinical laboratory team who obtains a patient’s blood specimens by venipuncture and micro collection for testing purposes. Phlebotomists are employed across the healthcare system. Classroom and lab work includes medical terminology, blood collection, procedures, specimen hands-on practice, and training in skills and techniques to perform puncture methods. Learners must produce documentation of a recent medical physical examination conducted and signed by a physician, and the following vaccinations: Hepatitis B, MMR, Tetanus, Varicella, and TB. Class size is limited. 

Students are responsible for purchasing book for class- "Phlebotomy Essentials 6th Editiion" by Ruth McCall and Cathee Tankersley. 

*To enroll, call 207-627-4291 Ext. 21.





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