This 80 hour comprehensive EKG Technician course will prepare students to serve as EKG Technicians and take relevant national certifying exams. The course will combine theory and practice to provide instruction in all aspects of EKG technology and patient care. Topics include:anatomy and physiology of the cardiovascular system, appropriate patient care, legal and medical aspects of patient care. The course will include comprehensive instruction in EKG placement and interpetation along with information regarding the role of EKG in diagnosing and managing cardiovascular problems. In addition to theoretical instruction, students will apply what they have learned through practical, lab based activities. Upon completion, students will be fully prepared to work as an EKG Technician. Students will be prepared to take the AMCA EKG Technician Certification (ETC) national certification exam or the NHA EKG Technician Certification (CET) national certification exam.
Fee: $1641 Registration Fee: $8HCE-060-B | 08/20/18-10/31/18 | C. Staff | Check WebAdvisor for course details and Register
Medical Administrative Assistant
This course prepares students to be professional administrative assistants dedicated to front office skills in a healthcare setting.Graduates are equipted to preform secretarial duties using specific knowledge medical terminology and hospital, clinic, or laboratory procedures.Students will be eligible to take the MAAC ( Medical Administrative Assistant Certification) exam through AMCA (American Medical Certification Association.) Topics include: communicating with patients, HIPAA compliance, how to answer phones, process bills, and general office duties.
Fee: $992 Registration Fee: $8HCE-061-B | 08/22/18-11/05/18 | C. Staff | Check WebAdvisor for course details and Register
Medical Administrative Assistant - Clinical
The continuing education course is one in a series designed for prospective entry level medical administrative assistancts and provides instruction to prepare for the Certified Medical Administrative Assistant certification exam. Topics include: communicating with patients, scheduling appointments, maintaining records, accounting and billing as well as practicing administrative skills in a clinical setting, working with staff, patients, and families who are visiting the physician's office for sick and well visits.
Fee: $992 Registration Fee: $8HCE-063-E | 11/05/18-12/03/18 | C. Staff | Check WebAdvisor for course details and Register
Dental Professional Training: OSHA and Infection Control/Prevention
This course is designed for dental professionals. It will provide information on OSHA regulations and infection control processes and how to identify and report abuse and neglect. These courses fulfill mandatory education requirements set forth by the Maryland Board of Dental Examiners for Dental Hygienists and Dentists. Topics include: OSHA requirements, methods of preventing infection, identifying child abuse or neglect, and Maryland regulations for reporting suspected abuse or neglect.
Fee: $37 Materials Fee: $20 Registration Fee: $8NRS-773-C | 09/15/18-09/15/18 | D. Mellott | Check WebAdvisor for course details and Register
Optometry Lecture Series
The course will address and discuss the diagnosis and treatment of various eye diseases and treatments. Speakers present updated information regarding current research and evidence-based practice. Optometrists, ophthalmologists, and staff who practice as members of eye care professional teams will benefit from the COPE-approved material and credits awarded.
Fee: $107 Senior Adult Fee: $43 Registration Fee: $8NRS-877-D | 10/14/18-10/14/18 | C. Staff | Check WebAdvisor for course details and Register