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FOR ALL ALLIED HEALTH PROGRAMS

  • If for some unforeseen reason you wish to withdraw from the course at least ten (10) days before the start of the program, you will receive a refund in the amount of the tuition minus $100 for administration fee. No refunds will be issued if you withdraw from the course less than ten (10) days before the start of the program.
  • Tuition support may be available for the unemployed. Call One-Stop at 609.989.6824 for more information.
  • All students must complete the application process prior to registering for these courses. Class size is limited. Attendance at all sessions is mandatory.
  • Please email Andrea Bash at basha@mccc.edu for an application packet or with any questions.
  • Setting up an appointment with our Program Coordinator prior to applying is highly encouraged. Appointments are set by emailing basha@mccc.edu or calling 609.570.3122

Certified Home Health Aide (CHHA) ONLINE

Prerequisite: Students MUST be currently certified by the NJ Department of Health and Senior Services as a Certified Nurse Aide. Proof of licensure must be provided to register.

This ten-hour program is designed for the CNA who wants to become a Certified Home Health Aide (private care). Students will process the application to become a CHHA with the NJ Board of Nursing. There will be a licensing fee of $80 paid by money order only.

To apply: Please contact Andrea Bash, Program Coordinator at basha@mccc.edu or 609.570.3122. Setting up an appointment with our program coordinator prior to applying is highly encouraged.

1.0 CEU

Cost: $153

NCHCP-CS032-01

Dates Sessions Day Time Instructor

August 1

August 8

2 SA

 9:00am-2:30pm

 Marilyn Wargo

1/2 hour lunch


Phlebotomy I (Lecture/Classroom) ONLINE

Requirements: High School diploma or equivalent.
This 90-hour lecture course provides the first step to preparing for a career as a Certified Phlebotomy Technician. The program begins with the healthcare delivery system, collection of materials and equipment, venipuncture and capillary techniques, and medical, legal, and ethical implications of blood collection. Upon successful completion of the didactic portion of this course, students will be sent to a local healthcare facility to complete an externship. During this externship, students will perform 40 venipunctures. Thereafter, students will be eligible to take the National Certification Exam given by NHA or the ASCP Phlebotomy Certification tests. (The certification test cost is the student’s responsibility) Textbook is required and available in the college bookstore.

To apply: Please contact Andrea Bash, Program Coordinator at basha@mccc.edu or 609.570.3122. Setting up an appointment with our program coordinator prior to applying is highly encouraged.

9.0 CEU

Cost: $1,396

NCHCP-CS029-01

Dates Sessions Day Time Instructor

May 12

August 6

23 TU, TH

5:00-9:00pm

TBA

No class May 26, 28; July 2

August 6 class is 5:00 - 7:00 pm only

 


EKG Cardiac Technician General Course and Test Preparation ONLINE

Requirements: High School diploma or equivalent.
The comprehensive 50-hour EKG Technician Certification Program prepares students to function as EKG Technicians and to take the NHA Electrocardiograph (EKG) Technician exam. This course includes important practice and background information on anatomy and physiology of the heart, medical disease processes, medical terminology, medical ethics, and legal aspects of patient contact, electrocardiography, and stress testing. Additionally, students will practice with EKG equipment and perform hands-on labs including introduction to the function and proper use of the EKG machine, the normal anatomy of the chest wall for proper lead placement, 12-lead placement, and other clinical practices.

NHA certification is provided upon successful passing of the national test, completion of the course and the test fee is included in the tuition cost. Textbook is required and available in the college bookstore.

To apply: Please contact Andrea Bash, Program Coordinator at basha@mccc.edu or 609.570.3122. Setting up an appointment with our program coordinator prior to applying is highly encouraged.

5.0 CEU

Cost: $1,120

NCHCP-CS028-01

Dates Sessions Day Time Instructor

May 13

July 13

24 M, W

6:00-9:00pm

Tyrone McNeil

No class May 15

July 13 class is 6:00 - 8:00 pm only


Pharmacy Technician Certification Prep Program ONLINE

Requirements: High School diploma or equivalent; strong mathematical skills.
The Pharmacy Technician Certification Prep Program prepares students with knowledge and skills to confidently take the Pharmacy Technician Certification Board’s national exam. This program offers both retail and hospital settings as part of its hands-on externship. Who should attend? Those seeking nationwide employment opportunities within the field of pharmacy. Total program consists of 250 hours. Total cost of all four modules is $2,877.00. Textbook is required and available in the college bookstore.

To apply: Please contact Andrea Bash, Program Coordinator at basha@mccc.edu or 609.570.3122. Setting up an appointment with our program coordinator prior to applying is highly encouraged.


Module I ONLINE

Students will learn Introduction to pharmacy, pharmaceutical dosage forms, and pharmacy practice 1.

5.0 CEU

Cost: $575

NCHCP-CS052-01

Dates Sessions Day Time Instructor

May 12

June 23

13 TU, TH

5:30-9:30pm

Yamaris Rivera

June 23 class is 5:30 - 7:30pm only

Module II ONLINE

Prerequisite: Module I

This module provides pharmacy calculations, sterile products, and pharmacology 1. 

7.5 CEU

Cost: $864

NCHCP-CS050-01

Dates Sessions Day Time Instructor

July 7

September 8

19 TU, TH

5:30-9:30pm

Yamaris Rivera

September 8 class is 5:30 - 8:30pm only


*Modules III and IV will be offered in the Fall Semester


Medical Billing and Coding Certificate PROGRAMS

Accurate medical billing/coding is necessary to secure maximum reimbursement for the healthcare provider while ensuring legal compliance on claims. The Certificate in Medical Billing/Coding is designed to prepare participants for an entry-level position in one of the fastest growing industries. This administrative position assists in medical research and reimbursement in medical offices, hospitals, or other healthcare settings. Prepare for a career change or advancement today.

NHA certification is provided upon successful passing of the national test, completion of the course and the test fee is included in the tuition cost.

To apply: Please contact Andrea Bash, Program Coordinator at basha@mccc.edu or 609.570.3122. Setting up an appointment with our program coordinator prior to applying is highly encouraged.


Introduction to Medical Administration in Billing and Coding ONLINE

Requirements: High School diploma or equivalent.
All students must complete this course to take the Medical Administrative Assistant, Medical Billing Specialist, Medical Coding Specialist, and/or Electronic Health Records Specialist courses. The topics for this 72-hour class include Medical Terminology, Introduction to Allied Health Clinical and Administration, Anatomy, and Clinical Pathology. Textbook is required and available in the college bookstore.

7.2 CEU

Cost: $1,008

NCHCP-CS068-01

Dates Sessions Day Time Instructor

May 13

July 15

18 M, W

6:00-10:00pm

Eileen Godfrey


No class May 25

Medical Administrative Assistant ONLINE

Prerequisite: Introduction to Medical Administration in Billing and Coding
Corequisite: Electronic Health Records 
This 50-hour course instructs students on how to process insurance claims, perform bookkeeping procedures, and perform clerical functions. You will also learn personal attributes, job readiness, and workplace dynamics. Medical assisting administrative procedures and applications of medical terminology are reviewed. Upon successful completion, students are eligible to receive the Medical Administrative Assistant Certificate. Textbook is required and available in the college bookstore.

5.0 CEU

Cost: $800

NCHCP-CS073-01

Dates Sessions Day Time Instructor

May 13

July 13

17 M, W

6:00-9:00pm

Kimberly Brown


No class May 25
July 13 class is 6:00-8:00pm
Please note: Students who complete this course and pass the CMAA exam may be eligible for credit for MOA 101: Medical Ethics and Office Procedures, one of ten courses required for the Certificate of Proficiency in Medical Office Assistant. Terms and conditions apply. Contact Coordinator, Medical Office Assistant for details and visit www.mccc.edu/moa.

Electronic Health Records Specialist Certificate (EHR) ONLINE

Prerequisite: Introduction to Medical Administration in Billing and Coding and Medical Administrative Assistant
Corequisite: Medical Administrative Assistant
This 50-hour course prepares students to perform duties using the Simchart EHR software, an electronic chart used by medical office professionals, billers, and coders in a variety of medical specialties and can be specialized. Students must bring their own flash drive to class to save their work. Textbook is required and available in the college bookstore.

5.0 CEU

Cost: $800

NCHCP-CS070-01

Dates Sessions Day Time Instructor

May 14

July 9

17 TU, TH

6:00-9:00pm

Kimberly Brown


July 9 class is 6:00-8:00pm only


Medical Billing Specialist Certificate ONLINE

Prerequisite: Introduction to Medical Administration in Billing and Coding, Medical Administrative Assistant, and Electronic Health Records
Corequisite: Medical Coding Specialist
This 50-hour course focuses on the process of medical billing and the reimbursement a medical office receives for medical procedures. The various types of billing claims, process, and collection of payments, and tracking routing slips are the main focus of this course. Understand the differences between claims, billing, and reimbursements as they apply to commercial, government, and private health insurance. Receive an introduction to CPT. Textbook is required and is available in the college bookstore. Please bring book to first class.

5.0 CEU

Cost: $800

NCHCP-CS072-01

Dates Sessions Day Time Instructor

May 13

Jul 15

17 M, W

6:00-9:00pm

Jessica Schutte


No class May 18, 25

July 15 class is 6:00 - 8:00 pm only


Medical Coding Specialist Certificate ONLINE

Prerequisite: Introduction to Medical Administration in Billing and Coding, Medical Administrative Assistant, and Electronic Health Records
Corequisite: Medical Billing Specialist.
The Medical Coding 50-hour course is a job training program for those seeking employment in the Medical Administration Billing and Coding field. Students gain an understanding of the important link between the provisions of healthcare and reimbursement for services. The multi-step billing process and medical coding procedures are the foundation of the program. Learn healthcare law and ethics, medical terminology, anatomy and physiology, and the various software programs commonly used in the medical arena. Prepare for employment in hospitals, physicians’ offices, and billing facilities. Upon successful completion, you are eligible to receive a Coding Certificate. Textbook is required and is available in the college bookstore. Please bring book to first class.

5.0 CEU

Cost: $800

NCHCP-CS071-01

Dates Sessions Day Time Instructor

May 14

July 19

17 TU, TH

6:00-9:00pm

Eileen Godfrey


July 9 class is 6:00-8:00pm only

Please note: Students who complete this course and pass the CPC exam may be eligible for credit for MOA 103: Medical Billing and Coding Procedures, one of ten courses required for the Certificate of Proficiency in Medical Office Assistant. Terms and conditions apply. Contact Coordinator, Medical Office Assistant for details and visit www.mccc.edu/moa.