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, Dialysis Technician, Pharmacy Technician, and Sterile Processing Technician.

  • Infection Control – Web-based, enrollment is open
  • Medical Billing – May 15 - Sept 19, 2018, Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday, 5-9 p.m.
    Cost: $2350, plus books

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


    ~Or progress through Medical Billing one module at a time; all courses offered twice a year, spring & fall!

     

  • Medical Terminology – Tuesdays,  May 15 - July 17,  5:00-9:00 p.m.  Universal language used by healthcare professionals. $450 

  • Understanding Health Insurance Wednesdays, May 16 - July 18,  5:00-9:00 p.m., or Tuesdays & Wednesdays, July 24 - August 15, 5:00-9:00p.m. Highlights the concepts and procedures required to prepare and submit accurate health insurance claims. $750                                                                                                  

  • Medisoft – Tuesdays and Wednesdays, August 1 - Sept 19, 5:00-9:00 p.m. Medical billing software used by health care professionals (Understanding Health Insurance is prerequisite). $550 

  • Microsoft Office –Thursdays, May 17 - Sept 13,  5:00-9:00 p.m. word and Excel - Beginning through intermediate commands, Word and Excel applications. $700

     

    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  August 7 - September 27, 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.
    *Flu shot MANDATORY

HS Diploma or GED required for registration

Registration: Click Enroll Now button above

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