NIAGARA COUNTY COMMUNITY COLLEGE
Continuing Professional Education

Allied Health Services

NCCC offers a variety of short and long-term non-credit training programs in the areas of allied health. The term allied health refers to a group of diverse health care professionals who perform essential work in collaboration with those in medicine, nursing, and dentistry. Our students work in a wide range of health related careers including: Medical Billing, Medical Coding, Pharmacy Technician, and Sterile Processing Technician.

  • Infection Control – Web-based, enrollment is open
  • Medical Billing Certification Preparation – Review: Tuesday-Thursday, October 9-11, 5-9 p.m., Exam: Friday, 10/12
    Exam: $565, plus book (approx. $55)

     

  • Medical Terminology – Tuesdays,  October 16 - December 18, 2018  5:00-9:00 p.m.  Universal language used by healthcare professionals. $450 

  • Understanding Health Insurance Wednesdays,Oct 17 - Dec 19, 2018  5:00-9:00 p.m., or Tuesdays & Wednesdays, January 8-30, 2019  5:00-9:00p.m. Highlights the concepts and procedures required to prepare and submit accurate health insurance claims. $750                                                                                                  

  • Medisoft – Tuesdays and Wednesdays, Feb 5 - 27, 2019  5:00-9:00 p.m. Medical billing software used by health care professionals (Understanding Health Insurance is prerequisite). $550 

  • Microsoft Office –Thursdays, Oct 18, 2018 - February 21, 2019  5:00-9:00 p.m. word and Excel - Beginning through intermediate commands, Word and Excel applications. $700

     *** Classes are part of our Medical Billing Program.  Enroll in them one at a time or select individual classes to enhance your career --- Classes are offered twice per year.   Complete Medical Billing Program $2350

    Medical Coding CCA Certification Prep – Available only online https://niagaracc.theknowledgebase.org/connect-anytime-online/catalog/healthcare-and-allied-health

  • Pharmacy Technician – September 10 - December 6, 2018,  Monday and Wednesday, 6-9 p.m.
    Cost: $675, plus books (approx. $150)
    PTCE Certification Exam

  • Sterile Processing Technician  October 16 - December 13, 2018, Tuesday and Thursday, 6-9 p.m.
    Cost: $750, plus books (approx. $175 online at www.sterileprocessing.org)
    The course prepares students for the CBSPD exam for SPD Technician Certification, visit www.sterileprocessing.org.

HS Diploma or GED required for registration

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