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Spring 2014

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Health Careers Click here to view our online training programs Administrative Dental Assistant Pharmacy Technician Information Session: Wednesday, Feb. 5 from 6-7 p.m. Room 116 in the Stultz Center Come meet the instructor and hear about this career training program. Please RSVP to 434.961.5354 or Pharmacy Technician: Community Practice Introduction for pharmacy technicians looking to work in a retail, outpatient or community pharmacy setting. Pharmacy technicians are responsible for assisting with prescriptions, processing patient data and information, providing excellent customer service, answering phones and helping patients find over-thecounter medications. Also includes an introduction to pharmacy calculations to assist with determining different dosages while working in a pharmacy. Includes a comprehensive review for each national pharmacy technician certification exam. Discussions include federal and state laws, code of ethics, brand and generic drug names and classifications, anatomy and physiology, pharmacology for technicians, prescription-filling processes and knowledge of over-the-counter medications. Prerequisites: High school diploma or G.E.D., adequate knowledge of high school math, proficiency in English (reading, writing and speaking), at least 18 years of age, no prior criminal offenses. Prior to the class start date, you consent to a criminal background check. 55916 HLTHM, W 3/3-5/28 RM 116 Parrish $1,795 5:30-9:30 p.m.. $25 Application Fee Learn the essential skills for managing the business aspects of a dental practice including dental terminology and anatomy, medical records management, accounts receivable and reimbursement management, insurance and patient billing, patient scheduling and procedural and diagnostic coding. You will receive comprehensive instruction with DENTRIX software that will provide you with sample practice opportunities. Textbooks are also included. HLTH Online 150 hours $1795 Clinical Dental Assistant Learn about every aspect of professional dental assisting, including anatomy and physiology, preventive dentistry, patient care and communication, radiology, pharmacology, anesthesia, assisting in specialty practices, employment strategies and much more. Upon finishing this program, you'll be prepared to complete the radiology and infection control portions of the Dental Assisting National Board* exam. All materials are included. CERTIFIED DENTAL ASSISTANT, CDA AND DANB are trademarks of the Dental Assisting National Board, Inc (DANB). This program is not reviewed or endorsed by DANB. HLTH Online 240 hours $1995 CompTIA Healthcare IT Technician Prepare to take the CompTIA™ Healthcare IT Technician exam to apply your IT skills to the health industry. Topics include U.S. regulatory requirements, organizational behavior, information technology operations, medical business operations and information technology security. ITEC Online 80 hours 27 PVCC Digital Spring 2014 Workforce Services Class Schedule or 434.961.5354 $1595

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