Last chance for discounted rate for Health Care Administrative Assistant class

published Wednesday, August 30, 2017

There are still seats available in the Fall 2017 Health Care Administrative Assistant class. This is the last time Lehigh Carbon Community College is able to offer the class through the PATH grant at a discounted rate of $580* - the class is valued at $1,900.

This class prepares students for an entry-level position in an outpatient health care-based setting. Past graduates have worked in hospitals, doctor’s offices of all sizes, and even veterinary clinics.

Taught by specialists in the Health Care and IT fields, course curriculum will cover the areas of:

  • Medical Office Data Management

  • Professional Communications and Microsoft Office Skills

  • Medical Terminology

  • Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA)

  • CPR/First Aid Certification

  • 32 Hour Observation/Practicum

  • Preparation for Certified Medical Administrative Assistant (CMAA) National Certification

The Health Care Administrative Assistant program also includes access to a career coach and job placement assistance.

Classes begin Sept. 25 and run Monday through Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m., through Dec. 8.

Those interested in registering or requesting additional course information can contact:

Samantha Haentjens
Enrollment Specialist

*This program is offered at a reduced rate through PATH grant funds. Program price includes the CMAA credential testing fees. Text books additional.