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Medical Transcription Certificate Program

$2,650

with Academy of Medical Professions, Noble Adult & Community Education

Calendar Oct 17, 2022 at 6 pm

Medical transcription is a desired field for most people trying to work at home. Strong typing (minimum of 80 WPM), computer, and English grammar skills are essential. Medicalterminology, formats, rules and regulations, jobs, calculation of pay, confidentiality, tricks of the trade, allequipment, and course books are provided with the course fee. The program is 16 weeks to 6 monthsdepending on the student’s choice of breaking up the program.

This is a State Certified Program and you will receive a Certificate of Completion upon graduation; resumes and how to obtain a job are covered inthis program. Course includes medical terminology, Anatomy & physiology and transcription.

*The price of the course includes everything for the course and the field. 

* Payment plans available. If you are interested in this program, please reach out to NACE at 207-676-3223 and we can assist in refering you to the AMP.

PSS - Personal Support Specialist - Oct.
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PSS - Personal Support Specialist - Oct.

$415

with Mid-Coast School of Technology Adult Education

Calendar Oct 24, 2022 at 8 am, runs for 8 weeks

This 50-hour course prepares participants to work in home health care or residential settings. Personal care, communication skills, observing, reporting and documentation, how to provide care safely and deal with emergencies, consumer rights, aging and illness are among the topics taught. State certification is awarded upon successful completion of skill components and written exam.

Personal Support Specialist (Evening+ Weekend))
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Personal Support Specialist (Evening+ Weekend))

$250

with Brenda Duggan, RSU 24 Adult Education

Calendar Oct 26, 2022 at 4:30 pm, runs for 4 weeks

Personal Support Specialists (PSS) are unlicensed assistive personnel employed to provide hands-on assistance with daily living for older adults and people with disabilities.  PSSs provide services related to a member’s physical requirements for assistance with Activities of Daily Living (ADLs) and Instrumental Activities of Daily Living (IADLs) A PSS provides these services according to an authorized plan of care, which can be different depending on where and whom they are working with. 

This 50-hour course prepares participants to work in home health care or residential settings. Personal care, communication skills, observing, reporting and documentation, how to provide care safely and deal with emergencies, consumer rights, aging and illness are among the topics taught. State certification is awarded upon successful completion of skill components and written exam.

An intake appointment and assessments are required prior to the start of this course.  Please call our office for more information or to register: 422-4794. 

Class Schedule

Wed. 4:30-9:30pm on 10/26, 11/2, 11/9, 16 & 23

Sat. & Sun. 8:30am-4:30pm on 11/5, 11/6, & 11/19 

Clinical date: Sunday, November 20 7am-7pm

 

CNA Certified Nursing Assistant-November
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CNA Certified Nursing Assistant-November

$1,195

with Terry Adkins, Mid-Coast School of Technology Adult Education

Calendar Nov 8, 2022 at 8 am, runs for 9 weeks

Students enrolled in this certificate program complete a minimum of 130 hours of classroom, laboratory, and clinical training, which meet all state licensing requirements. Upon successful completion of the course and passage of the state competency exam, the student will be eligible to enter the healthcare field as a Certified Nursing Assistant under the direction of a licensed nurse. Class size is limited so applying early is advised. Funding opportunities are available through the Pen Bay Apprenticeship Program's "Earn While You Learn" option, as well as several other programs. Prerequisite: high school diploma or equivalent. Contact Adult Ed for an application.

Mandated Reporter Training

Free

with Shannon Briggs, Sanford Community Adult Education

Calendar Nov 15, 2022 at 6:30 pm

Being a mandated reporter is a serious responsibility. All mandated reporters in the State of Maine are required to take this DHHS approved training at least once every four years.  This DHHS approved training is two hours, certificates will be given.

 

Billing and Coding Certificate
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Billing and Coding Certificate

$1,309

with Tammy Shapleigh, Biddeford Adult Education

Calendar Dec 3, 2022 at 10 am

In this course the student will learn all the necessary guidelines for diagnostic and procedural coding from medical reports for services provided in healthcare settings for the following IDC-10, CPT and HCPCS classifications: anesthesia, general surgery, integumentary system, musculoskeletal system, respiratory system and cardiovascular system.

What You Will Learn:

  • HIPAA & Legal Aspects
  • Principles of Health Information
  • Medical Terminology
  • Medical Billing
  • Medical Coding
  • Professional Development for Allied Health

Types of careers you can have after this course:

  • Medical Administrative Assistants
  • Pre-Certification Professionals
  • Financial Counselors
  • Patient Registration
  • Nursing, Medical Assistants, other Medical Professionals

CNA - Certified Nursing Assistant Winter Session, Course 2

Free

with Kim Fox, RN, Houlton/Hodgdon Adult & Community Education

Calendar Jan 3, 2023 at 8 am

CNA Winter Flyer 2023

  • FREE if eligible for sponsorship, scholarship, agency assistance, or workforce training funds.

We can help with that!

This is a CNA Class with Classes & Labs Delivered in a Hybrid Format.

Clinicals will be held at approved facilities.  Exact dates and times will be on the class schedule.

Become a CNA through our training program at Region Two School of Applied Technology. This course will run from January 3 to March 31, 2023.  Remote/Online Learning is being offered through our partnership with other Adult Ed Programs.

Class Times:  8am~2pm  (Every other day as per class schedule)

Winter Session Class Schedule

Successful graduates will be certified for employment in state-approved health care institutions through the State of Maine and will be placed on the Maine Board of Nursing Registry.

Students may contact patricia.sloat@rsu29.org or call 521-3100 ex 5 to register. Information and registration papers are available at our offices at the Houlton Higher Education Center.

Academy of Medical Professions
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Academy of Medical Professions

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with Academy of Medical Professions, MSAD#44 Adult & Continuing Ed

The Academy of Medical Professions is a licensed Proprietary School certified in Maine. This school began in 1996 in Topsham, Maine as Transcription Associates, Inc. School of Medical Transcription and is still certified by the Maine State Department of Education and has since established ourselves with the Adult Education Systems in Maine with great success. We now offer classes through SMCC.

 

We are proud to offer complete correspondence/online courses with all our lectures provided through streaming audio or watch our recorded live classes at your leisure.  An instructor is assigned to you for assistance through the program as well as grading of papers and assigning work. This allows those students who cannot attend classes to get the feel of the classroom participation.

18 Pleasant Street Suite 210 Brunswick, ME 04011

Office. 207.721.0714

Toll Free: 866.516.8274

Fax: 207.449.1242

 info@academyofmedicalprofessions.com





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