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Electronic Health Records Courses

  • Posted by westech on November 2, 2012 in Blog /

Students will learn how to use Electronic Health Records (EHR) which replaces all manual charts in a physician’s office. The student will learn how to gather information from demographics, medical history, progress notes, medications, and insurance data. Students check vital signs and differentiate between normal values for pediatric and adult patients. They obtain blood samples and prepare syringes and medications for administration.


Microsoft Office 2007 MA-OFC Course

  • Posted by westech on November 2, 2012 in Blog /

Students build on their keyboarding and word processing skills by using such programs as Microsoft Word and Microsoft Excel, as well as developing the self-directed job search process by identifying and demonstrating what a successful job interview contains and how to answer common interview questions accurately. Students check vital signs and differentiate between normal values for pediatric and adult patients. They obtain blood samples and prepare syringes and medications for administration.


Bookkeeping Courses

  • Posted by westech on November 2, 2012 in Blog /

The bookkeeping module emphasizes accounting in the medical office, interviewing the patient and taking history and documenting information. Students learn the Anatomy & Physiology of the digestive and nervous systems as well as learn essential medical terminology. Students check vital signs and differentiate between normal values for pediatric and adult patients. They obtain blood samples and prepare syringes and medications for administration as well as manual bookkeeping and bank reconciliation.


First Aid, CPR and Surgical Prep Courses

  • Posted by westech on November 2, 2012 in Blog /

The First Aid, Surgical Preparation, and CPR module emphasizes assisting with minor surgery, assisting with cold and heat therapy, emergency preparedness and first aid. Students learn Anatomy and Physiology of the skeletal, muscular, cardiovascular, and respiratory system, as well as learn essential medical terminology. A Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) course is taught which enables students to respond to cardiac emergencies. Students check vital signs and differentiate between normal values for pediatric and adult patients. They obtain blood samples and prepare syringes […]


Insurance Billing and Computers in the Medical Office (CIMO) /MEDISOFT Courses

  • Posted by westech on November 2, 2012 in Blog /

The Insurance Billing and Computers in the Medical Office (CIMO)/Medisoft module emphasizes Health Insurance billing procedures, medical coding, patient billing & collections, and computers in the medical office (CIMO). Students check vital signs and differentiate between normal values for pediatric and adult patients. They obtain blood samples and prepare syringes and medications for administration. Student learn about health care coverage, fundamentals of managed care, health care plans, and preparing medical claims for medical billing, using the latest reference books such […]


Preparation of Examination & Procedure Course

  • Posted by westech on November 2, 2012 in Blog /

The Preparation of Examinations and Procedures module emphasizes preparation, examination, and treatment areas, assisting with general physical examinations, assisting with exams in basic specialties, assisting with highly specialized exams, obtaining vital signs & measurements, electrocardiography (ECG), and pulmonary function testing, x-rays and diagnostic radiology. The student will have knowledge of diagnostic tests and procedures, cardiology procedures, and diagnostic and radiological examinations. Students learn Anatomy & Physiology of the endocrine and reproductive systems as well as special senses and essential medical […]


MA-LP Laboratory Procedure Courses

  • Posted by westech on November 2, 2012 in Blog /

The Laboratory and Back Office Procedures module emphasizes laboratory equipment and safety, introduction of microbiology, collecting, processing and testing urine and blood specimens, nutrition and special diets and exercises. Students learn Anatomy & Physiology of the lymphatic & immune, and urinary system, as well as essential medical terminology. Students check vital signs and differentiate between normal values for pediatric and adult patients. They obtain blood samples and prepare syringes and medications for administration, throat & urine specimen collection, urinalysis, laboratory […]


Pharmacology Courses

  • Posted by westech on November 2, 2012 in Blog /

The Pharmacology module emphasizes principals of pharmacology and asepsis, drug administration, infection control technique, HIV, hepatitis, and other bloodborne pathogens. Students will learn the Anatomy & Physiology of the organization of the body and the integumentary system, as well as essential medical terminology. Students check vital signs and differentiate between normal values for pediatric and adult patients. They obtain blood samples and prepare syringes and medications for administration. This module also emphasizes use of the Physician’s Desk Reference (PDR) and […]


Medical Office Administration Course

  • Posted by westech on November 2, 2012 in Blog /

The Medical Office Administration (MOA) module emphasizes the types of medical practices, legal and ethical issues in the medical practice, HIPAA, communication with patient, families, and co-workers, how to maintain patient records, and managing the office medical records. Students learn about telephone techniques, scheduling appointments, and maintaining the physician’s schedule. This module also emphasizes patient reception, using and maintaining office equipment, using computers in the office, managing correspondence and mail as well as managing office supplies. Students check vital signs […]


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