Our Programs

VBOP-A102 / VBOP-A103: Pharmacy Technician

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.

  • Admission Requirements: High School Diploma/ GED
  • Criminal Background: Applications submitted with acknowledgement of Felony Convictions will be rejected.
  • Program Length: 14 Weeks
  • Program Delivery: Campus and Online 
  • National Board Exams Eligibility
  • National Health careers Association –  ExCPT
  • Pharmacy Technician Certification Board -Pharmacy Technician Certification Exam (PTCE)

 

Students must pass all classes with a Minimum of a 2.0 to be eligible for graduation. Online Program is Self Paced, however students will need to complete the entire program in a 4 month period.

NHA-E112 / NHA-E113:Phlebotomy Technician

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 vein puncture procedures. This program prepares the student to pursue advanced certification as a phlebotomist and member of the medical laboratory team through additional education.

  • Admission Requirements: High School Diploma/ GED
  • Program Length: 12 Weeks
  • Program Deliver: Campus  and Hybrid Program
  • National Board Exams Eligibility
  • National Health Careers Association – Phlebotomy Technician Certification (CPT)

 

Students must pass all classes with a Minimum of a 2.0 to be eligible for graduation

NHA-MA101 / NHA-MA102: Clinical Medical Assistant

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 hands on 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. Our program 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 Assistant work in hospitals, doctors’ offices, urgent care centers, outpatient surgery centers and more.

  • Admission Requirements: High School Diploma/ GED
  • Program Requirements: Students will be prepared to take the national board certification exams through the National Health Careers Association
  • Program Length: 4.5  Months
  • Program Delivery:  Hybrid Program and 100% Online Program
  • National Board Exams Eligibility
  • National Health Career Association- Certified Clinical Medical Assistant Certification (CCMA)

Students must pass all classes with a Minimum of a 2.0 to be eligible for graduation

NHA-I110 / NHA-M113: Medical Billing and Coding

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 Coding Specialist. 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. Upon satisfactory completion of the program, students will be eligible to take national accrediting exams offered by National Health Career Association, AAPC and AHIMA.

Occupational Objectives:  Medical Billing and Coders work in hospitals, doctors’ offices, insurance companies, and government agencies

  • Admission Requirements: High School Diploma/ GED
  • Program Requirements: Students will be prepared to take the national board certification exams through AAPC, AHIMA and the National Healthcareers Association
  • Program Length: 14 Weeks
  • Program Delivery:Delivered on Campus or Online
  • National Board Exams Eligibility
  • AAPC – Certified Professional Biller
  • AHIMA- Certified Coding Associate
  • National Healthcareer Association- Certified Billing & Coding Specialist

 

Students must pass all classes with a Minimum of a 2.0 to be eligible for graduation

NHA-E113 / NHA-E114: EKG Technician

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.

 

  • 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- Certified EKG Technician (CET) 

Students must pass all classes with a Minimum of a 2.0 to be eligible for graduation

100% Online Pharmacy Tech

AlliedRx Institute of Healthcare online Pharmacy Technician Training offers the quality education needed to secure a rewarding job in this prosperous healthcare field. Our Pharmacy Technician training includes a working knowledge of medical and pharmaceutical terminology, pharmacy calculations, pharmacology, body systems and disorders, ethics, and professionalism.

Pharmacy Technician Certification Matters

Graduates of AlliedRx Institute of Healthcare’s online Pharmacy Technician program are qualified to sit for the Exam for the Certification of Pharmacy Technicians (ExCPT) sponsored by the National Healthcareer Association (NHA), and the Pharmacy Technician Certification Exam (PTCE) offered by the Pharmacy Technician Certification Board (PTCB).

Prospective students should contact their individual State Board of Pharmacy to determine the requirements necessary to become a pharmacy technician in their state.

  • Prerequisite: High School or General Equivalency Diploma

  • Study Method: 100% Online Program

  • Program Length: Completion time ranges from 3 to 4 months. Students must satisfy all academic and financial obligations to graduate from their program.

100% Online Medical Billing and Coding

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 Coding Specialist. 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. Upon satisfactory completion of the program, students will be eligible to take national accrediting exams offered by the National Health Career Association, AAPC, and AHIMA.

Successful completion of this online course prepares students for AAPC, NHA or AHIMA certification examinations.

Self-paced course convenient for work schedules: flexibility to complete coursework at home on your own schedule.

Expert  certified instructors available to answer questions.

100% Online Medical Assistant

In less than 5 months, you can be prepared for a successful new career as a medical assistant!
The program is specially designed to help you succeed:
• Learn routine patient care
• Prepare for the Certified Clinical Medical Assistant (CCMA) exam
• Gain employment in the career field as a Medical Assistant
Learn at home.
Online training minimizes the challenges of taking time out to return to school.
The online program format offers distinct advantages:
• Study on a schedule that fits your life
• Progress at a pace that matches your learning style
• Enjoy the flexibility to adjust the time and effort you devote to your coursework each day