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Medical - Healthcare Online Career Training

Careers in healthcare can be direct patient care or supporting clinical professionals. You will learn the specific skills and knowledge that can lead to certification. Many of these courses have an externship opportunity and you will be eligible to take the national level certification exam.

Medical and healthcare careers have a bright outlook according to the US Department of Labor (O*Net 29-2012.00 - http://www.onetonline.org/link/summary/29-2012.00.

Program Overview

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  • Our courses are 100% online and available 24x7
  • Work at your own pace
  • Courses include audio, text, graphics, simulation, quizzes and final assessments/exam prep
  • Expert instructor support to help you along the way
  • Pre and post assessments and online performance tracking with immediate grading
  • All materials included
  • Online technical support
  • Career services upon completion

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Medical-Healthcare Online Certificate

Required Classes (12)
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The Clinical Medical Assisting program is designed to prepare students to function as professionals in multiple healthcare settings. Medical assistants with a clinical background perform various clinical tasks including assisting with the administration of medications and with minor procedures, performing an EKG electrocardiogram, obtaining laboratory specimens for testing, educating patients, and other related tasks. Instruction includes preparing patients for examination and treatment, routine laboratory procedures, pharmacology, taking and documenting vital signs, technical aspects of phlebotomy, the 12-lead EKG and the cardiac life cycle. Job opportunities are prevalent with physician

Note: UNM Tuition Remission eligible under Professional Development. Please read: DATES ARE PLACEHOLDERS for this is an online course with weekly enrollment. Your account access information will be emailed to you after Wednesdays. UNM Tuition Remission eligible under Professional Development. Contact the Program Supervisor if you have questions or need assistance EMAIL: CEHealth@unm.edu

38001 | $3950

Clinical Medical Assistant with Clinical Externship - WIA-PD

3/25/17
Sat 12:00 AM - 1:00 AM (1 Session Total)
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The Dental Assisting Program prepares students for entry-level positions in one of the fastest growing healthcare professions

Note: UNM Tuition Remission eligible under Professional Development. Please read: DATES ARE PLACEHOLDERS for this is an online course with weekly enrollment. Your account access information will be emailed to you after Wednesdays. UNM Tuition Remission eligible under Professional Development. Contact the Program Supervisor if you have questions or need assistance EMAIL: CEHealth@unm.edu

38002 | $3950

Dental Assistant with Clinical Externship - WIA-PD

3/25/17
Sat 12:00 AM - 12:03 AM (1 Session Total)
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This Dialysis Technician Program provides students with the knowledge needed to perform as a dialysis technician. This program will review kidney dialysis machines, preparing dialyzer reprocessing and delivery systems, and review equipment maintenance. The Program provides students with the knowledge and skills needed to perform the duties required of dialysis technicians.

Note: UNM Tuition Remission eligible under Professional Development. Please read: DATES ARE PLACEHOLDERS for this is an online course with weekly enrollment. Your account access information will be emailed to you after Wednesdays. UNM Tuition Remission eligible under Professional Development. Contact the Program Supervisor if you have questions or need assistance EMAIL: CEHealth@unm.edu

38003 | $3000

Dialysis Technician - WIA-PD

3/25/17
Sat 12:00 AM - 1:00 AM (1 Session Total)
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This program prepares students to understand and use electronic records in a medical practice. Course reviews the implementation and management of electronic health information using common electronic data interchange systems and maintaining the medical, legal, accreditation and regulatory requirements of the electronic health record. This program prepares students to understand and use electronic records in a medical practice. Course reviews the implementation and management of electronic health information using common electronic data interchange systems and maintaining the medical, legal, accreditation and regulatory requirements of the electronic health record.

Note: UNM Tuition Remission eligible under Professional Development. Please read: DATES ARE PLACEHOLDERS for this is an online course with weekly enrollment. Your account access information will be emailed to you after Wednesdays. UNM Tuition Remission eligible under Professional Development. Contact the Program Supervisor if you have questions or need assistance EMAIL: CEHealth@unm.edu

38004 | $3000

Electronic Health Records Management - WIA-PD

3/25/17
Sat 12:00 AM - 1:00 AM (1 Session Total)
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This EKG Technician Program prepares students to perform EKG

Note: UNM Tuition Remission eligible under Professional Development. Please read: DATES ARE PLACEHOLDERS for this is an online course with weekly enrollment. Your account access information will be emailed to you after Wednesdays. UNM Tuition Remission eligible under Professional Development. Contact the Program Supervisor if you have questions or need assistance EMAIL: CEHealth@unm.edu

38005 | $3000

EKG Technician - WIA-PD

3/25/17
Sat 12:00 AM - 1:00 AM (1 Session Total)
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This program covers information on the medical assisting profession, interpersonal skills, medical ethics and law, medical terminology, basics of insurance billing and coding, telephone techniques, scheduling appointments, medical records management and management of practice finances. This program prepares students to function effectively in many of the administrative and clerical positions in the healthcare industry. It provides students a well-rounded introduction to medical administration that delivers the skills students require to obtain an administrative medical assistant position or advance within their current healthcare career.

Note: UNM Tuition Remission eligible under Professional Development. Please read: DATES ARE PLACEHOLDERS for this is an online course with weekly enrollment. Your account access information will be emailed to you after Wednesdays. UNM Tuition Remission eligible under Professional Development. Contact the Program Supervisor if you have questions or need assistance EMAIL: CEHealth@unm.edu

38006 | $3000

Medical Administrative Assistant - WIA-PD

3/25/17
Sat 12:00 AM - 1:00 AM (1 Session Total)
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This billing and coding course offers the skills needed to perform complex coding and billing procedures. The course covers: CPT (Introduction, Guidelines, Evaluation and Management), specialty fields (such as surgery, radiology and laboratory), ICD-9 (Introduction and Guidelines) and basic claims processes for insurance reimbursements. This billing and coding program delivers the skills students need to solve insurance billing and coding problems. It details proper assignment of codes and the process to file claims for reimbursement.

Note: UNM Tuition Remission eligible under Professional Development. Please read: DATES ARE PLACEHOLDERS for this is an online course with weekly enrollment. Your account access information will be emailed to you after Wednesdays. UNM Tuition Remission eligible under Professional Development. Contact the Program Supervisor if you have questions or need assistance EMAIL: CEHealth@unm.edu

38007 | $3250

Medical Billing and Coding - WIA-PD

3/25/17
Sat 12:00 AM - 1:00 AM (1 Session Total)
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The Medical Billing & Coding Program This billing and coding course offers the skills needed to perform complex coding and billing procedures. The course covers: CPT (Introduction, Guidelines, Evaluation and Management), specialty fields (such as surgery, radiology and laboratory), ICD-9 (Introduction and Guidelines) and basic claims processes for insurance reimbursements. This billing and coding program delivers the skills students need to solve insurance billing and coding problems. It details proper assignment of codes and the process to file claims for reimbursement. The Medical Administrative Assistant Program This program covers information on the medical assisting profession, interpersonal skills, medical ethics and law, medical terminology, basics of insurance billing and coding, telephone techniques, scheduling appointments, medical records management and management of practice finances. This program prepares students to function effectively in many of the administrative and clerical positions in the healthcare industry. It provides students a well-rounded introduction to medical administration that delivers the skills students require to obtain an administrative medical assistant position or advance within their current healthcare career.

Note: UNM Tuition Remission eligible under Professional Development. Please read: DATES ARE PLACEHOLDERS for this is an online course with weekly enrollment. Your account access information will be emailed to you after Wednesdays. UNM Tuition Remission eligible under Professional Development. Contact the Program Supervisor if you have questions or need assistance EMAIL: CEHealth@unm.edu

38008 | $3950

Medical Billing and Coding + MAA - WIA-PD

3/25/17
Sat 12:00 AM - 1:00 AM (1 Session Total)
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The Pharmacy Technician Program This comprehensive course will prepare students to enter the pharmacy field and take the Pharmacy Technician Certification Board

Note: UNM Tuition Remission eligible under Professional Development. Please read: DATES ARE PLACEHOLDERS for this is an online course with weekly enrollment. Your account access information will be emailed to you after Wednesdays. UNM Tuition Remission eligible under Professional Development. Contact the Program Supervisor if you have questions or need assistance EMAIL: CEHealth@unm.edu

38009 | $3950

Pharmacy Technician + MAA with Clinical Externship - WIA-PD

3/25/17
Sat 12:00 AM - 1:00 AM (1 Session Total)
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This comprehensive course will prepare students to enter the pharmacy field and take the Pharmacy Technician Certification Board

Note: UNM Tuition Remission eligible under Professional Development. Please read: DATES ARE PLACEHOLDERS for this is an online course with weekly enrollment. Your account access information will be emailed to you after Wednesdays. UNM Tuition Remission eligible under Professional Development. Contact the Program Supervisor if you have questions or need assistance EMAIL: CEHealth@unm.edu

38010 | $3000

Pharmacy Technician with Clinical Externship - WIA-PD

3/25/17
Sat 12:00 AM - 1:00 AM (1 Session Total)
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The Physician

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38011 | $3950

Physician's Office Assistant + EHRM with Clinical Externship - WIA-PD

3/25/17
Sat 12:00 AM - 1:00 AM (1 Session Total)
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This comprehensive course will prepare students to enter the pharmacy field and take the Pharmacy Technician Certification Boards PTCB exam. Course content includes pharmacy medical terminology, reading and interpreting prescriptions and defining generic and brand names drugs and much, much more! Program also includes an optional clinical externship at a local healthcare provider! This program will prepare students to enter the pharmacy field and to pursue certification including the Pharmacy Technician Certification Boards PTCB exam. Program also includes an optional clinical externship at a local healthcare provider!

Note: UNM Tuition Remission eligible under Professional Development. Please read: DATES ARE PLACEHOLDERS for this is an online course with weekly enrollment. Your account access information will be emailed to you after Wednesdays. Contact the Program Supervisor if you have questions or need assistance EMAIL: LNalin@unm.edu

38012 | TBA

Phlebotomy Technician with Clinical Externship

TBA

This class will be scheduled on a future date. Please check with the Health and Wellness Professions Program Supervisor for more information.
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Please be advised on all Clinical Externships:

Students must score eighty-percent (80%) or higher on all tests, quizzes and final to qualify for clinical externship. An average of eighty-percent (80%) or higher must be maintained in the course program to receive a certificate of completion from UNMCE.


Refund Policy

No refunds can be issued after the start date published in your Financial Award document.

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MyCAA - Military Spouse Funding

Medical Healthcare Online programs are approved for MyCAA funding.

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Tuition Assistance

Tuition Assistance may be available if you are unemployed, a veteran or veteran’s spouse, or a person with a disability. Other options include education loans. For more funding options, and contact information, please visit our Loans and Financial Aid page.


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