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Healthcare Programs Available

Interested in starting a new career in fewer than 3 months? A Medical Billing and Coding program and a Pharmacy Technician program are available at the Northwest Kansas City Center; an additional 12 courses in the healthcare fields are available online! These in demand jobs have openings throughout Kansas City, and starting salaries range from $30,000 to $42,000.

Northwest Missouri State University Kansas City Center is happy to host these Condensed Curriculum International, Inc. courses.  Check out more about Condensed Curriculum International Inc. at www.condensedcurriculum.com.

Call for registration details: 816-604-3171


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Programs Available at the Northwest Kansas City Center

Medical Billing and Coding Professional

Northwest Missouri State University Kansas City Center is happy to host Condensed Curriculum International, Inc.'s Medical Billing and Coding program.  Check out more about Condensed Curriculum International Inc. at www.condensedcurriculum.com.

Medical billing and coding professionals keep records, calculate patient charges and review files. Duties include: reviewing records; calculating charges for a patient’s procedure and service and preparing itemized statements and submitting claims to third party payers.  Medical Coders are responsible for the collection of physician charges and patient data to ensure that claims are submitted to insurance carriers accurately and in the most efficient and expeditious manner.

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Pharmacy Technician Certification Program

Northwest Missouri State University Kansas City Center is happy to host Condensed Curriculum International, Inc.'s Pharmacy Technician program.  Check out more about Condensed Curriculum International Inc. at www.condensedcurriculum.com.

Pharmacy Technicians work in pharmacies under the direction of a pharmacist. Their main responsibility is filling prescriptions according to doctors' orders.

Pharmacy Technicians prepare medications for dispensing to patients. This generally includes retrieving drugs in the correct dosage form and strength, measuring the appropriate amount of drug and producing a prescription label. Pharmacy Technicians work with drugs to be administered orally, topically, for the eye, nose, etc. Depending upon the practice setting, a Pharmacy Technician is also involved in the admixture of drugs for intravenous use.

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Programs Available Online

Green Technology

As the building industry moves toward more sustainable concepts, architects, contractors, builders and other construction professionals will require education and certification in these growing fields. To meet the demands of employers in the fast-evolving fields of green building, alternative energy and sustainable design, we offer courses and certification from the leading standard-setting institutions in these fields including the US Green Building Council. These innovative eLearning programs include training and certification prep courses in the USGBC’s Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) as well as multiple courses for both novices and professionals geared toward implementing sustainable goals for facilities serving particular industries.

Courses

  • LEED 205: LEED Green Associate
  • LEED 205: LEED Green Associate – SPANISH
  • LEED 210: Green Building Core Concepts & Strategies for Facilities Management
  • LEED 210: Green Building Core Concepts & Strategies for Healthcare
  • LEED 210: Green Building Core Concepts & Strategies for Services & Hospitality

Project Management & Quality Assurance

With courses to prepare students to sit for both Project Management Institute and American Association for Quality exams, we provide students the best way to get a leg up in today’s highly competitive job market. It’s imperative that students have the skills necessary to start their jobs on day one and these courses alongside the nationally-recognized certifications will signal to employers that you’re the best candidate for the job. These valuable skill sets and certifications ensure job-seekers have the expertise necessary to implement cost-saving, waste-reducing strategies in their current position or for their next employer. More and more, students seeking employment in a variety of fields – from healthcare, to business, to IT professions – require a fundamental understanding of project management from inception to execution. Without question, Lean Enterprise and Six Sigma techniques are in high-demand from employers and will ensure your workforce gains a competitive edge. Browse our extensive catalog below to see how these Project Management and Quality courses can work for you! 

Courses

  • Certified Associate in Project Management
  • Project Management Professional
  • Managing Multiple Projects
  • Project Management Essentials
  • Project Risk & Cost Analysis
  • Practical Problem Solving Skills
  • Effective Time Management
  • Six Sigma Green Belt
  • Six Sigma Black Belt
  • Lean Enterprise

Workforce Readiness

Ensuring students are properly prepared to enter the workforce and meet employers’ expectations, it is imperative that job-seekers have a mastery of basic workforce readiness skills. Recognizing this need, we have brought together a set of courses that will ensure our students have a fundamental understanding of workplace expectations with well-developed skills in problem-solving, communication and professionalism that will contribute to individual development and career success for years to come.

Courses

  • Communication & Collaboration
  • Creativity & Innovation
  • Critical Thinking & Problem Solving
  • Financial Literacy
  • Flexibility & Adaptability
  • Initiative & Self-Direction
  • Leadership & Responsibility
  • Productivity & Accountability
  • Social & Cross-Cultural Skills
  • Computer Concepts
  • Workforce Readiness Bundle
  • MyFoundationsLab for Career Readiness
  • MyFoundationsLab for Healthcare Professionals
  • GED Prep Comprehensive

Healthcare Certification Programs

As the healthcare industry evolves, certification in various fields is becoming more and more imperative. Healthcare professionals at all levels – whether new entrants to the field or seasoned professionals – require training and certification in order to ensure they have the most up-to-date skills in the latest healthcare technologies and for employers to ensure their staff have been successfully evaluated by an independent certifying body. Our best-in-class Healthcare Certification Programs prepare students not only for work in these fields so they’ll be ready from day one on the job, but also ensure they have the study tips, practice tests and course materials necessary for success on the certification exams. With an extensive catalog of Healthcare Certification Programs aimed at both novices and trained professionals, these courses can help ensure you have the credentials necessary for the future of healthcare delivery.

Courses

  • Clinical Medical Assistant
  • Pharmacy Technician
  • Dental Assisting
  • Electronic Health Record Management
  • Dialysis Technician
  • Medical Billing and Coding
  • Medical Coding – ICD-10
  • Medical Terminology
  • Phlebotomy Technician
  • EKG Technician
  • ECG for Nurses
  • Medical Administrative Assistant
  • Certified Professional Healthcare Compliance Officer
  • Certified Professional Medical Auditor

Healthcare Courses

The healthcare industry is changing at a rapid pace. Education and certification requirements on both new and existing roles necessitates the ability to learn time-trusted concepts by utilizing and accessing the medical innovations of today. These courses are here to provide students with the necessary skills and support to meet these growing needs. Offering an extensive catalog of Healthcare Certification Programs aimed at both new entrants to the field and trained professionals, these courses can help ensure you have the skills necessary for the future of healthcare delivery.

Courses

  • Cultural Competence for Healthcare Providers
  • Customer Service for Healthcare
  • Healthcare Reform Perspectives: Accountable Care Concepts for Managers
  • Health Insurance I
  • Health Insurance II
  • HIPAA Privacy
  • Introduction to Medical Law & Ethics
  • Medical Math
  • Overview of Electronic Health Records & Clinical Software
  • Anatomy & Physiology
  • Introduction to Biology
  • Survey of Medical Law & Ethics
  • Medical Office Assistant
  • Patient Access Specialist
  • Professionalism in Healthcare
  • Universal Precautions
  • Introduction to CPT/HCPCS Coding
  • Intermediate Advanced CPT/HCPCS Coding
  • Introduction to ICD 9