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Pharmacy Technician- Certificate Program

Purpose: Pharmacy Technician prepares students to order, stock, package, prepare and dispense medications under the supervision of a licensed pharmacist. Students will prepare to take the National Pharmacy Technician Certification Examinations in order to become a Certified Pharmacy Technician (CPhT), blending medicine, math and chemistry, our Certificate Program prepares you for the National Pharmacy Technician Certification Board Exam and the Virginia Board of Pharmacy Licensure.

 

OCCUPATIONAL OBJECTIVES: Pharmacy technicians work in the following types of pharmacies: hospitals, retail, home health care, nursing homes, clinics, nuclear medicine, and mail order. Pharmacy technicians can be employed with medical insurance companies, pharmacy software companies, drug manufacturing and wholesale companies, food processing companies, and as instructors in pharmacy technician training programs. Currently, hospital, home health care, and retail pharmacies hire the majority of technicians.

ADMISSIONS REQUIREMENT: Prospective students must be at least 18 years old to apply

GAINFUL EMPLOYMENT DISCLOSURE INFORMATION: Please see www.alliedrxtraining.com/gainfulemployment to access gainful employment disclosure information for this program.

CURRICULUM: COURSES – Students must pass all classes with a Minimum of a 2.0 to be eligible for graduation

PROGRAM CLOCK HOURS: 90 Clock Hours

REQUIRED COURSES:

 

Basic Pharmacy I

This course provides students with the basic foundation and principles of becoming a Pharmacy Technician.  As a certified pharmacy technician, you are the liaison between medical professionals, doctors, pharmacists, insurance companies and patients. You will receive and verify prescriptions and prepare patient medication. Topics discussed includes but is not limited to ; inventory, healthcare ethics and privacy, prescription filing process, federal regulations affecting pharmacy, routes of administration, compounding, aseptic techniques, brand and generic drugs, SIG codes, billing and insurance claims for prescriptions.

Pharmacy Calculations

This course presents the essential math calculations and skills used by the Certified Pharmacy Technician. Course topics include; conversions, measurements, drug preparations, and applications of equations required for IV delivery, unit doses, and preparation of solutions for adult and pediatric populations.

 

 

 

 

 

Phlebotomy Certificate Program

Purpose: The Phlebotomy program prepares students for entry-level employment in hospitals, medical offices, and clinics with training in blood draw and preparation/processing of blood tests. It also prepares students to take the National Certification Examination in Phlebotomy through the National Health Career Association.

OCCUPATIONAL OBJECTIVES: This program is designed to prepare students to take the national certification examination in phlebotomy and become licensed to perform venipuncture procedures. This program prepares the student to pursue advanced certification as a phlebotomist and member of the medical laboratory team through additional education.

ADMISSIONS REQUIREMENT: Prospective students must be at least 18 years old to apply

GAINFUL EMPLOYMENT DISCLOSURE INFORMATION: Please see www.alliedrxtraining.com/gainfulemployment to access gainful employment disclosure information for this program.

CURRICULUM: COURSES – Students must pass all classes with a Minimum of a 2.0 to be eligible for graduation

PROGRAM CLOCKHOURS: 50 Clock Hours

REQUIRED COURSES:

Principles of Phlebotomy
This course introduces students to the practice of phlebotomy and the role of the phlebotomist in a healthcare setting. Students will learn about the phlebotomy equipment and about basic blood collection procedures. Special blood collection procedures, safety procedures, quality management, and legal issues are discussed. The importance of professionalism and good communication skills in the patient care environment are also covered in this course.

Phlebotomy Lab
During this course students will utilize training equipment to practice and learn various blood collection techniques. This course includes hands on activities and simulations to prepare students for patient contact in the healthcare environment.

Clinical Medical Assistant Diploma Program

Purpose: This program is designed to provide the technical knowledge and skills, along with the practical experience, needed for employment as a Certified Medical Assistant. Working in a doctor’s office or clinic, clinical medical assistants help physicians carry out procedures, care for patients, perform simple lab tests, and administer medications. This program provides students with a comprehensive learning experience, designed to provide, through lecture and clinical instruction as well as online learning, a body systems approach to the role of the medical assistant. Lectures cover the anatomy, medical terminology and medical conditions pertaining to each body system. Clinical instruction provides hands-on training of the procedures associated with each body system. Competency is verified through a skills check-off system. Upon satisfactory completion of the program, students will be eligible to take national accrediting exams offered by National Health Career Association.

OCCUPATIONAL OBJECTIVES: Medical Assistants work in hospitals, doctors’ offices, healthcare facilities.
ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS: Prospective students must be at least 18 years old to apply.

GAINFUL EMPLOYMENT DISCLOSURE INFORMATION: Please see www.alliedrxtraining.com/gainfulemployment to access gainful employment disclosure information for this program.

CURRICULUM: COURSES – Students must pass all classes with a Minimum of a 2.0 to be eligible for graduation

PROGRAM CLOCK HOURS: 150 Clock Hours

COURSES:

Fundamentals of Medical Assisting
This course provides instruction in clinical examining room procedures. Topics include asepsis, infection control, assisting with exams and treatment, patient education, preparation and administration of medications, EKG, phlebotomy, vital signs, and medical emergencies, lab safety, quality control, collecting and processing specimens, performing selective tests, phlebotomy, screening and follow-up of test results, and OSHA/CLIA regulations. Upon completion, students should be able to perform basic lab tests/skills based on course topics.

 

Fundamentals of Medical Specialties
This course provides a continuation of instruction of the Fundamentals of Medical Assisting and has a focus in clinical examining room procedures. Topics include asepsis, infection control, assisting with exams and treatment, patient education, preparation and administration of medications, EKG, phlebotomy, vital signs, and medical emergencies, lab safety, quality control, collecting and processing specimens, performing selective tests, phlebotomy, screening and follow-up of test results, and OSHA/CLIA regulations. Upon completion, students should be able to perform basic lab tests/skills based on course topics.

Medical Billing and Coding Certificate Program

Purpose: This program is designed to provide the technical knowledge and skills, along with the practical experience, needed for employment as a Certified Medical Billing and Coder. Assisted by specialized computer equipment and software, medical records coders analyze and interpret the patient’s record to determine the proper standardized codes that represent the patient’s diagnosis and treatment. These codes may be used to create accurate standardized records, to maintain health statistics, or for billing purposes. The need for medical records coders will continue to increase as the health field continues to address reimbursement challenges and move toward a focus on quality improvement related to health care services.

OCCUPATIONAL OBJECTIVES: Medical Billing and Coders work in hospitals, doctors’ offices, insurance companies, and government agencies
ADMISSIONS REQUIREMENT: Prospective students must be at least 18 years old to apply

GAINFUL EMPLOYMENT DISCLOSURE INFORMATION: Please see www.alliedrxtraining.com/gainfulemployment to access gainful employment disclosure information for this program.

CURRICULUM: COURSES – Students must pass all classes with a Minimum of a 2.0 to be eligible for graduation

PROGRAM CLOCK HOURS: 50 Clock Hours

COURSES:

Fundamentals of Insurance
This introductory course provides students with the basic principles and foundation needed to understand health insurance. Student will learn about the history of healthcare in the United States of America, concepts regarding healthcare, compare and contrast HMOs , PPOs, POS, individual and group insurance. Students will also learn about Medicare and Medicaid regulations regarding coverage for healthcare services and reimbursement. Ethical issues in the healthcare billing environment and how to prevent claim denials with accurate medical coding.

Fundamentals of Medical Coding
This course teaches students to identify and assign appropriate diagnosis, procedure codes and modifiers for healthcare reimbursement. Students will learn how to utilize ICD-10-CM, CPT and HCPCS to assign appropriate codes to a medical claim. Students will also learn how to apply the guidelines and the importance of proper documentation for the processing of clean medical claims.

EKG Technician Certificate Program

Purpose: This Certified EKG Technician Certification Program prepares students to function as EKG Technicians and to take the National Health Career Association Certification Examination. This course will include 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.
OCCUPATIONAL OBJECTIVES: EKG Techs are most often employed in hospitals. Employment opportunity is greater with other certifications like medical assisting and/or phlebotomy.
ADMISSIONS REQUIREMENT: Prospective students must be at least 18 years old to apply

GAINFUL EMPLOYMENT DISCLOSURE INFORMATION: Please see www.alliedrxtraining.com/gainfulemployment to access gainful employment disclosure information for this program.

CURRICULUM: COURSES – Students must pass all classes with a Minimum of a 2.0 to be eligible for graduation

PROGRAM CLOCKHOURS: 50 Clock Hours

COURSES:

Principles of EKG
This course prepares students to understand the basic principles of electrocardiography and ECG interpretation. Students will learn about ECG interpretation including myocardial infarction. Students will also learn about the electrical axis, infarct patterns, chamber hypertrophy and differentiating tachycardia’s will be presented.

EKG Lab
During this course students will perform hands on training in learning how to perform and interpret EKGs. Students will learn proper placement of 12 Lead ECG and practical clinical skills needed to assess rhythm, heart rate, P-Wave forms, measurement of EKG intervals and segments. Students will also learn to evaluate other relevant waves.

Phlebotomy/EKG Stacked Credential Program

Build stackable credentials with AlliedRx healthcare certification programs. Receive a nationally-recognized certification through National Healthcareer Association (NHA) as an electrocardiogram technician or phlebotomist.

This Phlebotomy/ EKG Technician Certification Program prepares students to function as EKG Technicians and to take the National Health Career Association Certification Examination. This course will include 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. The Phlebotomy portion of the  program prepares students for employment in hospitals, medical offices, and clinics with training in blood draw and preparation/processing of blood tests.

  • Admission Requirements: High School Diploma/ GED
  • Program Requirements: Students will be prepared to take the national certification exam through National Healthcare Association.
  • Program Length: 15 Weeks +
  • Program Delivery: Campus
  • National Board Exams Eligibility
  • National Health Careers Association – Phlebotomy Certification (CPT)
  • National Health Careers Association- Certified EKG Technician (CET)
  • Tuition Financing Available through Climb Credit

Click To Apply No  for Tuition Financing with Climb Credit!

Pharmacy/Billing & Coding Stacked Credential Program

Build stackable credentials with AlliedRx healthcare certification programs. Receive a nationally-recognized certification through National Healthcareer Association (NHA) and PTCB as an Pharmacy Technician with a concentration in Billing & Coding.

Earn high earning potential of $53k + as a Pharmacy Billing Manager/Specialist.in the area of pharmacy payment adjudication, insurance, specialty pharmacy billing and more. Learn the administrative side of Pharmacy.

No Money Down- Tuition Financing is now available for this program! Eligible students to apply through our partner Climb Credit!

  • Admission Requirements: High School Diploma/ GED
  • Program Requirements: Students will be prepared to take the national certification exam through National Healthcare Association.
  • Program Length: 15 Weeks +
  • Program Delivery: Campus
  • National Board Exams Eligibility
  • Pharmacy Technician Certification Board (PTCB) – Pharmacy Technician (CPhT)
  • National Health Careers Association- Billing & Coding Specialist (CBCS)
  • Tuition Financing Available through Climb Credit

Clinical Medical Assistant Stacked Credential Program

Build stackable credentials with AlliedRx healthcare certification programs. Receive a nationally-recognized certification through National Healthcareer Association (NHA) as an Clinical Medical Assistant that is Board Certified in the areas of Phlebotomy, Billing & Coding and EKG..

Earn high earning potential as an Advanced Clinical Medical Assistant . If you are considering enrolling in our medical assistant program, even just adding one additional certification, boosts your career opportunities as well as your job placement rate. CMA’s that were also certified phlebotomist, were 47% more likely to be hired for entry-level allied health positions with no prior experience. “The more knowledge of multiple positions, the better the chance of hiring.”

No Money Down- Tuition Financing is now available for this program! Eligible students to apply through our partner Climb Credit!

  • Admission Requirements: High School Diploma/ GED
  • Program Requirements: Students will be prepared to take the national certification exam through National Healthcare Association.
  • Program Length: 4.5 Months +
  • Program Delivery: Campus
  • National Board Exams Eligibility
  • National Health Careers Association- CCMA, CPT, CET,CBCS
  • Tuition Financing Available through Climb Credit

100% Online Pharmacy Tech

Purpose: Pharmacy Technician prepares students to order, stock, package, prepare and dispense medications under the supervision of a licensed pharmacist. Students will prepare to take the National Pharmacy Technician Certification Examinations in order to become a Certified Pharmacy Technician (CPhT), blending medicine, math and chemistry, our Certificate Program prepares you for the National Pharmacy Technician Certification Board Exam and the Virginia Board of Pharmacy Licensure.

OCCUPATIONAL OBJECTIVES: Pharmacy technicians work in the following types of pharmacies: hospitals, retail, home health care, nursing homes, clinics, nuclear medicine, and mail order. Pharmacy technicians can be employed with medical insurance companies, pharmacy software companies, drug manufacturing and wholesale companies, food processing companies, and as instructors in pharmacy technician training programs. Currently, hospital, home health care, and retail pharmacies hire the majority of technicians.

ADMISSIONS REQUIREMENT: Prospective students must be at least 18 years old to apply

GAINFUL EMPLOYMENT DISCLOSURE INFORMATION: Please see www.alliedrxtraining.com/gainfulemployment to access gainful employment disclosure information for this program.

CURRICULUM: COURSES – Students must pass all classes with a Minimum of a 2.0 to be eligible for graduation

PROGRAM CLOCKHOURS: 90 Clock Hours

100% ONLINE PROGRAM

REQUIRED COURSES:

Basic Pharmacy I
This course provides students with the basic foundation and principles of becoming a Pharmacy Technician. As a certified pharmacy technician, you are the liaison between medical professionals, doctors, pharmacists, insurance companies and patients. You will receive and verify prescriptions and prepare patient medication. Topics discussed includes but is not limited to ; inventory, healthcare ethics and privacy, prescription filing process, federal regulations affecting pharmacy, routes of administration, compounding, aseptic techniques, brand and generic drugs, SIG codes, billing and insurance claims for prescriptions.
Pharmacy Calculations
This course presents the essential math calculations and skills used by the Certified Pharmacy Technician. Course topics include; conversions, measurements, drug preparations, and applications of equations required for IV delivery, unit doses, and preparation of solutions for adult and pediatric populations.

100% Online Medical Billing and Coding

Purpose: This program is designed to provide the technical knowledge and skills, along with the practical experience, needed for employment as a Certified Medical Billing and Coder. Assisted by specialized computer equipment and software, medical records coders analyze and interpret the patient’s record to determine the proper standardized codes that represent the patient’s diagnosis and treatment. These codes may be used to create accurate standardized records, to maintain health statistics, or for billing purposes. The need for medical records coders will continue to increase as the health field continues to address reimbursement challenges and move toward a focus on quality improvement related to health care services.

OCCUPATIONAL OBJECTIVES: Medical Billing and Coders work in hospitals, doctors’ offices, insurance companies, and government agencies
ADMISSIONS REQUIREMENT: Prospective students must be at least 18 years old to apply

GAINFUL EMPLOYMENT DISCLOSURE INFORMATION: Please see www.alliedrxtraining.com/gainfulemployment to access gainful employment disclosure information for this program.

CURRICULUM: COURSES – Students must pass all classes with a Minimum of a 2.0 to be eligible for graduation

PROGRAM CLOCKHOURS: 50 Clock Hours

100% ONLINE PROGRAM
COURSES:

Fundamentals of Insurance
This introductory course provides students with the basic principles and foundation needed to understand health insurance. Student will learn about the history of healthcare in the United States of America, concepts regarding healthcare, compare and contrast HMOs , PPOs, POS, individual and group insurance. Students will also learn about Medicare and Medicaid regulations regarding coverage for healthcare services and reimbursement. Ethical issues in the healthcare billing environment and how to prevent claim denials with accurate medical coding.

Fundamentals of Medical Coding
This course teaches students to identify and assign appropriate diagnosis, procedure codes and modifiers for healthcare reimbursement. Students will learn how to utilize ICD-10-CM, CPT and HCPCS to assign appropriate codes to a medical claim. Students will also learn how to apply the guidelines and the importance of proper documentation for the processing of clean medical claims.