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Certified Medical Scribe

$1,850

with Academy of Medical Professionals, Sanford Community Adult Education

A scribe is a physician collaborator who fulfills the primary clerical and non-medical functions of the busy physician or practitioner. The scribe focuses on data collection and its documentation to help establish a rapid and smooth workflow and ensure an accurate and completed medical record. This 8 week program provides 80 clock hours of instruction and is completely online. Cost is $1850. Year round online course, open enrollment.

Please email AdultEd@sanford.org for specific information and to register for this class.

Certified Nursing Assistant Spring 2019
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Certified Nursing Assistant Spring 2019

$1,150

with Sue Duplisea, Piscataquis Valley Adult Education Cooperative

Calendar Jul 8, 2019

Our CNA Start Date has been pushed back to Monday, July 8, 2019. It's not too early to sign up though, to lock in your seat in the class. Space is limited.

Class will run on Monday and Wednesday evenings with some clinicals being held on Saturdays and Sundays.

CNAs are caregivers who provide patients assistance with activities of daily living and basic needs. They also help patients feel safe and comfortable throughout their hospital stay. These direct caregivers spend most of their time assisting patients and listening to their concerns. The State of Maine approved CNA course includes classroom work, skills labs, and clinical experience. This is an Integrated Education Training (IET) course which means that a certain number of hours will be spent on improving key health care soft skills: job searching, mock interviews, communication, customer focus, medical math, technology, and more. Candidates must present either a high school diploma, or HiSET/GED. Enrollment is limited to 10. The admission process includes enrollment into our Career Readiness Program, a criminal background check, placement testing, and a series of meetings with PVAEC staff. A non-refundable application fee of $50 is required. The cost of the class is $1,150, which includes tuition, textbook, background check, and state exam.

Payment plans and financial assistance may be available to those who qualify. For more information, or to enroll in this program, please contact PVAEC Academic Advisor, Eve Salley at 564-5884.

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Clinical Medical Assistant 10/15
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Clinical Medical Assistant 10/15

$3,000

with Academy of Medical Professionals, Sanford Community Adult Education

Calendar Oct 25, 2019 at 5:30 pm, runs for 16 weeks

Medical Assistants are responsible for a variety of medical office tasks from administrative to technical and scientific duties and much have quality human relations skills.  Job duties include wound care, blood sampling, administering medications, taking vitals, preparing a patient for EKGs, obtaining a patient's history and assisting physicians during examinations. Our program provides virtual reality style classroom work as well as traditional style teaching for a blended learning experience. Practicals are performed during the program to ensure that the student has proper techniques and will be ready to pass the National Certification. Upon completion of the program, you will sit for you CCMA (Clinical Certified Medical Assistant) national certification exams through NHA. Externships may be available in your area.  Course fee of $3000 includes national certification, 6 practice exams, online study guide materials, books, resume assistance, and all other associated fees.  Payment plans are available.  

Please email AdultEd@sanford.org for specific information and registration for this class.

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Clinical Medical Assistant 6/25
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Clinical Medical Assistant 6/25

$3,000

with Academy of Medical Professionals, Sanford Community Adult Education

Calendar Jun 25, 2019 at 5:30 pm, runs for 16 weeks

Medical Assistants are responsible for a variety of medical office tasks from administrative to technical and scientific duties and much have quality human relations skills.  Job duties include wound care, blood sampling, administering medications, taking vitals, preparing a patient for EKGs, obtaining a patient's history and assisting physicians during examinations. Our program provides virtual reality style classroom work as well as traditional style teaching for a blended learning experience. Practicals are performed during the program to ensure that the student has proper techniques and will be ready to pass the National Certification. Upon completion of the program, you will sit for you CCMA (Clinical Certified Medical Assistant) national certification exams through NHA. Externships may be available in your area.  Course fee of $3000 includes national certification, 6 practice exams, online study guide materials, books, resume assistance, and all other associated fees.  Payment plans are available.  

Please email AdultEd@sanford.org for specific information and registration for this class.

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Clinical Medical Assistant SUMMER
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Clinical Medical Assistant SUMMER

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with MSAD 52 Adult & Community Education

Calendar Jul 9, 2019 at 5 pm

Assist physicians in providing excellent patient care. Short-term training in a professional work environment offering excellent career opportunities and a great salary! This course includes ALL textbooks and national certification! (inquire about funding from the CareerCenter or VA).

 

TUES/THURS 7/9-10/31 5-8pm

For more information...please call: 721-0714 or 225-1010

CNA
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CNA

$400

with MSAD 52 Adult & Community Education

Certified Nursing Assistant • ONLY $400!

This program runs for 15 weeks!

Regional Program Tues & Wed February 5th 4-8:30pm

Location- Lewiston

Genesis Healthcare Partnership Thurs & Fri March 7th 11am-5pm

Fridays: 6 a.m. -2 p.m.

Location- Auburn/Marshwood

 Call 225-1010 to learn more!

Seeking a challenging and rewarding career in the medical field? This course provides you with the skills and experiences to become a Maine State Certified Nursing Assistant. A regional collaboration of Androscoggin County Adult Education programs has allowed us to offer this course at a reduced cost.

Skills will be introduced in an interactive classroom setting with a 2-week clinical experience to follow. Focus is on nursing theory and application, basic anatomy, physiology. and clinical performance. An introduction to several employers within our region is a plus! Only completed applications can be considered - Enroll now!

Prerequisites: Students must successfully pass the CASAS testing and interview screening in order to be admitted to the program. Documentation of a recent physical, conducted and signed by a physician, is required before clinical. Students must produce evidence of the following vaccinations: Hep B1, MMR, Tetanus, Chicken Pox, TB and flu shot. Fee for background check is non-refundable.

 

Conflict Management 9/3

$245

with UGotClass, Sanford Community Adult Education

Calendar Sep 3, 2019 , runs for 4 weeks

The average manager spends more than 20 percent of their day dealing with conflict situations.  Out of twenty-five management skills, conflict management was the only one positively correlated to higher earnings and promotion.  Discover a workable conflict management model, discuss case studies in conflict management, learn successful conflict management strategies.

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CPR, AED Class

$45

with PAUL STEWART, Houlton/Hodgdon Adult & Community Education

Calendar Next session starts Jul 30, 2019 at 5:30 pm

Register for a course designed to certify or re-certify in this approved course from the Amercian Safety & Health Institute.





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