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Healthcare Office and Patient Service Certificate

Training Program

Credential(s) Offered

Industry certification, Employment

Method of Delivery

Online, e-learning, or distance learning

When offered

Daytime Hours

Instructional Program (CIP)

Customer Service Management. 520207

Description

Portland Adult Education’s MaineHealth-endorsed Healthcare Office and Patient

Service Certificate program prepares you for a range of entry level positions in a

healthcare office environment.

Courses include:

Core: Digital Literacy:

Writing for the Workplace Keyboarding

Workplace Communication Intro to Microsoft Office Accounting Excel

Job Hunting Skills

Medical:

Medical Terminology

Electronic Health Records

Introduction to Medical Coding

The certificate can be completed in 13 weeks!

Dates: Monday, September 14 – Friday, December 18, 2020

Hours: September and October Monday – Thursday 8:30 – 2:00 November and December Monday/Wednesday 8:30 – 4:30

Tuesday/Thursday and Friday 8:30 – 2:00

For more information and to apply:

1. Complete this form and select Healthcare Office and Patient Service Certificate 2. Complete application

3. Take CASAS test (must score 230+)

4. Complete a Zoom interview

The certificate has been employer endorsed by MaineHealth. Students who

successfully complete all required classes and standards will be granted an interview for

a patient service or medical office position within MaineHealth – specifically Maine

Medical Partners/Maine Medical Center.

Details

Program Length (Weeks)

13

Hours

282

Entrance Requirements

High School Diploma or Equivalent

School

Portland Adult Education

WIOA Approved Program

Yes

Curriculum Competency Based

yes

Training Location(s)

Portland Adult Education

Local WIB

4 - Coastal Counties Local Area 4

Name of Credential

Healthcare Office and Patient Services Certificate

Type of financial aid offered or have access to

Limited Scholarships

Is the proposed curriculum currently certified by an accrediting agency or similar national standardization program?

No

Is this proposed curriculum considered a nontraditional program of training services for women?

No

Is this proposed curriculum considered a nontraditional program of training services for men?

No

Cost Items

Books (Estimated)

$417.00

In-State/District Tuition

$1,247.00

Out-of-State/District Tuition

$1,347.00

Registration Fee

$10.00

Total In-State Program Cost

$1,674.00

Total Out-of-State Program Cost

$1,774.00

Demand Occupation(s)

43-9061.00Office Clerks, General
$12.00 per hour

Provider Status

Approved

Address

14 Locust Street, Portland, Maine 04103

Phone Number

(207) 874-8155

Fax Number

(207) 773-0151

Web Address

https://www.portlandadulted.org

Last Updated

Aug 02, 2021

Created

Sep 14, 2020

Renewal

Aug 02, 2023