Workforce Services

Fall 2014

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30 PVCC DIGITAL FALL 2014 Workforce Services Class Schedule l or 434.961.5354 e following health career training programs are offered online. Go to www.healthedtoday. com/pvcc for detailed descriptions and to enroll. Pharmacy Technician Program Prepares you to enter the pharmacy field and take the Pharmacy Technician Certification Board's PTCB exam. Course content includes pharmacy medical terminology, reading and interpreting prescriptions, defining generic and brand names drugs, dosage calculations, drug compounding, dose conversions, dispensing prescriptions, inventory control and more. Program also includes an optional clinical externship at a local health-care provider! ONLINE 350 hours $1,299 Phlebotomy Technician Program Prepares you to collect blood specimens from clients for the purpose of laboratory analysis. Covers all aspects of blood collection and related procedures. Review the skills needed to perform venipunctures safely. Includes terminology, order of draw, universal precautions and more. Program also includes an optional clinical externship at a local health-care provider! ONLINE 350 hours $1,299 Customer Service for Health-care This class is one of five classes in the Patient Access Specialist certification program. It covers the basics of customer service, primarily focused on accountable care and patient satisfaction. In the past few years, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid services have implemented a customer service survey called HCAHPS. This broad initiative measures patients' satisfaction and perspectives on hospital care, and it also provides patients with a transparent viewpoint of their local hospitals. Armed with this information, patients are better equipped choose the healthcare provider they feel will provide the best return on their investment. ONLINE 24 hours $349 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 $1595 Clinical Medical Assistant Prepares you to assist physicians by performing functions related to the clinical aspects of a medical office including preparing patients for examination and treatment, obtaining laboratory specimens for testing, pharmacology, taking and documenting vital signs, technical aspects of phlebotomy, placing the 12-lead EKG and more. Prepares you to take the National Healthcareer Association (NHA) Certified Clinical Medical Assistant (CCMA) national certification exam. ONLINE 780 hours $2,499 Dental Assisting Program Prepare for entry-level positions as a chair-side dental assistant. Covers the history of dentistry, introduction to the dental office, the legal aspects of dentistry, introduction to oral anatomy, dental operatory, introduction to tooth structure (primary and permanent teeth), the oral cavity; and other areas. Prepares you to take the Dental Assisting National Board (DANB) Radiation Health and Safety (RHS) exam and the DANB Infection Control Exam (ICE). Program also includes an optional clinical externship at a local health-care provider! ONLINE 350 hours $1,299 Medical Administrative Assistant Program Covers information on the medical assisting profession, interpersonal skills, medical ethics and law, medical terminology, basics of insurance billing and coding, telephone techniques, scheduling appointments, medical records management and management of practice finances. This course is not intended to meet the requirements of a Certified Medical Assistant program which typically requires one to two years of classroom study. ONLINE 350 hours $1,299

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