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Clinical Medical Assistant
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Clinical Medical Assistant

$3,200

with ACADEMY OF MEDICAL PROFESSIONS

Calendar Oct 12, 2021 at 5:30 pm, runs for 10 weeks

All-inclusive 16-week certification course: Medical Assistants are responsible for a variety of medicaloffice tasks from administrative to technical and scientific duties and must have quality humanrelations skills. Some of the job duties include cleaning and dressing wounds, taking blood samples,administering medications, taking vitals, preparing a patient for EKGs, obtaining a patient’s history,and assisting physicians during examinations. Our program provides a traditional and online teachingfor a blended learning experience. Practicals are performed during the program to ensure that thestudent has proper techniques and will be ready to pass the National Certification. Upon completionof the program, you will sit for your CCMA (Clinical Certified Medical Assistant) nationalcertification exams through NHA . $3200 includes national certification, 6 practice exams, onlinestudy guide materials, books, resume assistance, and all other associated fees. Externships may beavailable in your area. Payment plans are available. Call Academy of Medical Professions toll free 866-516-8274or 207-721-0714 or email info@academyofmedicalprofessions.com.

Start Date: October 12, 2021.

Clinicals held live at PHEC in Dover Foxcroft or DLC in Dexter (location based on student need). Clinical dates TBD

For more information, or to enroll, please visit www.academyofmedicalprofessions.com

Phlebotomy with CPT Certification
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Phlebotomy with CPT Certification

$2,500

with ACADEMY OF MEDICAL PROFESSIONS

Calendar Oct 12, 2021 at 5:30 pm, runs for 10 weeks

Become Nationally Certified in 10 weeks as a Phlebotomy Technician byprofessionals in the industry. Our course is all-inclusive, and in-depth, youwill be able to Perform basic phlebotomy procedures, Evaluate patients forability to withstand venipuncture procedure, Explain the venipunctureprocedure and answer patient questions, Perform basic point of care testing,such as blood glucose levels on patients, Prepare blood, urine, and other bodyfluid specimens for testing according to established standards. $2,500 includes national certification, books, resume and job assistance. Paymentplans available. Call Academy of Medical Professions toll free 866-516-8274or 207-721-0714 or email info@academyofmedicalprofessions.com.

Start Date: October 12, 2021.

Clinicals held live at PHEC in Dover Foxcroft or DLC in Dexter (location based on student need). Clinical dates TBD

For more information, or to enroll, please visit www.academyofmedicalprofessions.com

Medical Office Specialist (CMAA)
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Medical Office Specialist (CMAA)

$3,200

with ACADEMY OF MEDICAL PROFESSIONS

Calendar Oct 13, 2021 , runs for 16 weeks

16-week certification course: This course provides practical real-world skills essential for success inthe healthcare field. This all-inclusive course consists of Medical Terminology, Medical Front OfficeSkills, Electronic Medical Records for the Medical Office, and Medical Billing. In addition, uponcompletion of all courses, you will sit for your CMAA (Certified Medical Administrative Assistant)Certification exam through the National Healthcare Association. $3200 includes national certification,books, and fees. Payment plans available.

Medical Coding with CPC Certification
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Medical Coding with CPC Certification

$3,750

with ACADEMY OF MEDICAL PROFESSIONS

Calendar Oct 14, 2021 at 5:30 pm, runs for 20 weeks

20 week, in-depth medical coding for CPC certification. This program is designed to teach all aspects ofmedical coding and provide you the skills needed to become nationally certified and get into the job market as aCertified Coder. This certificate program is taught by a Certified Medical Coder and includes MedicalTerminology, Anatomy & Physiology, CPC exam, AAPC membership, 3 practice CPC tests and all books.Basic computer skills are required. Payment plans available. For more information contact: Academy ofMedical Professions toll free at 866-516-8274 or www.academyofmedicalprofessions.com . $3750

Certified Dental Assistant
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Certified Dental Assistant

$2,500

with ACADEMY OF MEDICAL PROFESSIONS

Calendar Oct 18, 2021 at 6 pm, runs for 10 weeks

10 week Certificate program in Dental Assisting for one of the most high-demand careers. This program isdesigned to teach all aspects of dental assisting and provide you the skills you need to work in this field andpass a national certificate exam. This program is taught by a Dentist and includes an opportunity for internships.We now offer an option for Lab days, please ask for more details! The price of the course includes all books,exam preparation materials and fees for the DANB RHS® certificate program. Upon passing the DANB RHS®,you will receive a certificate of knowledge based on competency for that component from DANB. Paymentplans available. $2500CDA, RHS are registered trademarks of the Dental Assisting National Board, Inc. (DANB). This course is not reviewed orendorsed by DANB.

Online or Live/Zoom/Webex courses available. For more information, or to enroll, please visit www.academyofmedicalprofessions.com

Certified Nursing Assistant
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Certified Nursing Assistant

$1,300

with Nancy Hoskins

CNAs are caregivers who provide patients assistance with activities of daily living and basic needs. They also help patients feel safe and comfortable throughout their hospital stay. These direct caregivers spend most of their time assisting patients and listening to their concerns. The State of Maine approved CNA course includes classroom work, skills labs, and clinical experience. Our rigorous course includes ten additional clinical hours for a total of 190 hours. Candidates must present either a high school diploma or HiSET/GED. Enrollment is limited to 10. The admission process includes enrollment into our Career Readiness Program, a criminal background check, placement testing, and a series of meetings with PVAEC staff. A non-refundable application fee of $50 is required. The cost of the class is $1,300, which includes tuition, textbook, background check, and state exam. Students are responsible for obtaining their own scrub uniforms, which are required dresscode for the class.

Start Date TBA evenings/weekends (once minimum enrollment is met). $1,300

Payment plans and financial assistance may be available to those who qualify. For more information or to enroll the CNA or CNA-M program, please contact PVAEC Academic Advisor, Eve Salley at 207-564-5884 or email esalley@pvaec.org.The application process for the CNA and CNA-M programs are extremely time sensitive. Space is limited!

CNA-Med Tech
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CNA-Med Tech

$1,300

with Nancy Hoskins

A standardized, 120-hour medication course approved by the Maine State Board of Nursing, which provides the basis of understanding needed for CNAs to administer medications accurately and safely. The course is designed to teach experienced CNAs how to administer non-injectable medications to patients who are 14 years of age and older under the direct supervision of a licensed registered nurse in long term care facilities and state mental health facilities.Potential students must be currently licensed CNA’s, provide two letters of recommendation from Registered Nurses, and achieve a qualifying reading score on our placement testing. Starts Date TBA (once minimum enrollment is met).$1,000

Payment plans and financial assistance may be available to those who qualify. For more information or to enroll the CNA or CNA-M program, please contact PVAEC Academic Advisor, Eve Salley at 207-564-5884 or email esalley@pvaec.org.The application process for the CNA and CNA-M programs are extremely time sensitive. Space is limited!

Medical Transcription Certificate Program
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Medical Transcription Certificate Program

$2,650

with ACADEMY OF MEDICAL PROFESSIONS

Medical transcription is a desired field for most people trying to work at home. Strong typing,computer, and English grammar skills are essential. Medical terminology, formats, rules and regulations, jobs,calculation of pay, confidentiality, and tricks of the trade, all equipment, reference books, and course books areprovided with the course fee. Classes are once a week for 16-weeks with a completion of 16 weeks to 6 month options.This is a State Certified Program and you will receive a Certificate of Completion and Letter of Recommendation upongraduation, resumes and how to obtain a job are covered in this program. Course includes medical terminology,Anatomy & physiology and transcription. $2650, includes everything for the course and the field.

Online, Open Enrollment! For more information, or to enroll, please visit www.academyofmedicalprofessions.com





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