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Academy of Medical Professions
Academy of Medical Professions offers a variety of healthcare career classes which may be accessed either on site or web-based using the Tandberg system. National certification classes programs available. You must contact the Academy directly for a schedule of ongoing classes, registration information and payment plans at 866-516-8274 or 207-721-0714 or online at www.academyofmedicalprofessions.com. Scarborough Adult Education is a classroom site for some of these classes.
Medical Office Specialist with CMAA National Certification, Medical Billing and Coding with CPC Certification, Hospital Billing & Coding with CPC-H certification, Medical Transcription Certificate Program, Phlebotomy with CPT Certification, Pharmacy Technician, Dental Assistant, Personal Training Certificate
Biology/Lab Fall 2015
with Bill Gehring, Eastern Aroostook Adult and Community Education
This course centers on the biosphere emphasizing investigation, analysis, and critical thinking of content through lab experience research, Lab activities will promote technical lab competence, utilize the scientific process of research and reporting, as well as teach and reinforce scientific concepts. This course fulfills the science requirement for high school completion.
Must call 207-493-4272 to register!
Certified Medical Administrative Assistant/Medical Office Specialist
with Academy of Medical Professionals, Augusta Adult and Community Education
Augusta Adult and Community Education has partnered with the Academy of Medical Professions to provide a variety of healthcare skills training courses. Please contact our office at (207) 626-2470 to set up an appointment to take the CASAS assessments and meet with our career counselor.
Learn 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 and the administrative medical assistant. You will learn electronic records system used in many medical offices. Upon completion of all courses, you will sit for your CMAA (Certified Medical Administrative Assistant) Electronic Health Record exam through the National Healthcare Association. $3000 includes national certifications, books, and fees. Call for more information on our Medical Professional Program as well. Payment plans available.
Certified Medical Administrative Assistant/Medical Office Specialist Spring 2015
with ACADEMY OF MEDICAL PROFESSIONS, PVAEC - Piscataquis Valley Adult Education Cooperative
Certified Medical Office Specialist
with Medical Professions Academy of, Gorham Adult Education
This course will teach you everything you need to successfully pass the CMAA exam through the National Healthcareer Association. Classes are held once a week for 3 hours. You will learn health information in the medical office, billing and coding procedures, financial and practice management and administrative duties. In addition, we take you through the “virtual medical office” to help you develop critical thinking and decision-making skills that you will need on the job. This program gives you the opportunity to practice “real” medical assisting skills before you start working in the real world. You will perform actual administrative duties like managing patient scheduling in a multi-doctor practice, complete actual medical office forms, practice taking phone messages, and transcribing doctor’s notes as well as gaining experience with the actual medical office software MedTrak. You will learn HIPAA compliance and hands-on practical use of this program from both the administrative and clinical perspective. This course is designed for those already in medical office administration or those looking to enter the medical front office field as a Certified Medical Administrative Assistant, Transcriptionist or Medical Coder.
Minimum requirements for admission: -18 years of age -High school diploma or GED/HiSET - 11th grade reading level Free information night at Gorham Adult Education on Wednesday, January 21, 2015 at 6:00 pm.
FMI: Contact Academy of Medical Professions at 1-866-516-8274 or visit them online at http://www.academyofmedicalprofessions.com
Certified Nursing Assistant
with Susan Pulkkinen, Merrymeeting Adult Education
Certified Nursing Assistant
with Diane Sinclair, RSU 54/MSAD 54 Adult and Community Education
Do you enjoy helping others? Are you looking for a career with many rewards? If so, then this might be the career change for you. After 90 hours of classroom theory and 90 hours of clinical and laboratory work, hands-on at a local long-term care facilities, and final exam, you will be State of Maine certified. Requirements: Proof of age (at least 16); Proof of high school graduation or equivalency; completed application form; successful completion of a reading entrance exam and completed interview (call 474-7553 to register for exam and interview). Class time will include every other Saturday. $300 deposit or proof of third-party payment required with your application *Full payment is due prior to first class.
MANDATORY ORIENTATION WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 11, 2015.
Space is limited! Application can be picked up at the Adult Education office after January 12, 2015. Application must be returned by February 2, 2015!
Certified Nursing Assistant
with Gloria Barker, Lewiston Adult Education
If you are seeking a challenging and rewarding career in the medical field, this course will provide you with the skills and experience to be Maine State Certified as a Nursing Assistant. Nurse’s aide skills will be taught in an interactive classroom setting and a two-week clinical experience will follow. Our clinical partnership is with a major local employer, St. Mary's Health System. The course will focus on nursing theory and application, including basic anatomy, physiology, and clinical performance. Students can only be admitted to the program after a successful interview with the course instructor. Applicants are strongly encouraged to job shadow a CNA before interviewing. All candidates must take the Comprehensive Adult Student Assessment System (CASAS) before they can be considered for the program. Interviews and CASAS testing will be held Tuesday and Thursday, January 13th and 15th beginning at 4:00 p.m. All registrations must be made in person. Full payment is due before the first class. Prerequisites: HS diploma, GED, CASAS test, interview. Before a student can begin the clinical phase of the program they must produce documentation of a recent medical physical examination conducted and signed by a physician as well as the following vaccinations: Hep B1, MMR, Tetanus, Chicken Pox, TB. Fee for Background Check is nonrefundable.
CASAS Test and Interview