Health Sciences

Associate of Applied Science in Nursing Degree

The Associate of Applied Science in Nursing Degree qualifies the graduate to sit for the National Council Licensing Examination (NCLEX) in Nursing at the RN level. When the graduate successfully passes the examination, the nursing graduate will be licensed as a Registered Nurse. RNs are employed in a variety of settings, including hospitals, clinics, […]

Jul 24, 2016|

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Associate of Applied Science in Allied Health Degree

The purpose of this degree is to prepare the student for increased job responsibilities, supervisory roles and healthcare office management in physician offices, health care clinics, hospital-based clinics, hospitals and small healthcare

Communications (7 credit hours)

COM 110 Interpersonal Communications*
3 credits

BUS 111 Contemporary Business & Technical Communications*
4 credits

Humanities (3 credit hours)

ALH 250 Medical Law & Bioethics*
3 […]

Jul 23, 2016|

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Coding Specialist/ Physician-Based Certificate (Online format)

CCS-Ps are coding practitioners who specialize in physician-based settings such as physician offices, group practices, multi-specialty clinics, or specialty centers. They review patient records and possess in-depth knowledge of the CPT coding system and familiarity with the ICD-10-CM and HCPCS Level II coding systems. They are experts in health information documentation, data integrity, and […]

Jul 22, 2016|

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Health Care Worker Certificate

This certificate combines the clinical skills of the Nurse Aide with those of the Phlebotomy Technician. In addition the student will have further career choice direction given in Introduction to the Health Careers and College Skills Portfolio. The entry-level health care worker will have the opportunity to learn of the many career opportunities in […]

Jul 21, 2016|

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Phlebotomy Technician Certificate

The laboratory depends on the phlebotomy technician to collect quality samples from the patient to produce excellent laboratory results. To do this, the phlebotomy technician must create an atmosphere of trust and confidence with patients in a skillful, safe and reliable manner. The student will learn how to accurately collect and process blood samples […]

Jul 20, 2016|

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Medical Administrative Specialist Certificate

The Medical Administrative Specialist serves a key role in the medical office, clinic or hospital setting. This multi-skilled practitioner is competent in medical records management, insurance processing, coding and billing, management of practice finances, information processing, and fundamental office tasks. The practitioner maintains familiarity with clinical and technical concepts to coordinate administrative office functions […]

Jul 19, 2016|

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Medical Assistant Certificate

The Certified Medical Assistant is one of the most sought after careers in the healthcare field as a result of the diversity in the skill preparation. The Medical Assistant’s skills are utilized in both the administrative and clinical aspects of the medical office. Phlebotomy, medication administration and surgical assisting are among the many clinical […]

Jul 18, 2016|

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Practical Nursing Certificate

The laddered Associate Degree Nursing Program consists of Level I Practical Nursing Program and Level II Registered Nurse Program (Level I students and current LPNs). Upon successful completion of Level I, a Practical Nursing Certificate is awarded. This certificate qualifies the graduate to sit for the National Council Licensing Examination (NCLEX) in Nursing at […]

Jul 17, 2016|

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