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THE BUSINESS OF MEDICINE: INTRO TO MEDICAL OFFICE SPECIALIST AND MANAGEMENT - PART 1
This course introduces students to the many dimensions and duties of the Medical Office Specialist position. Office support personnel must understand a variety of general office functions in order to provide efficient support of management functions. This course will provide a practical approach to office procedures such as organization, time management, telecommunications, mail, proper use of office equipment, computers and records management.
Course Code
Instructor
Site
Room
Fee
Starts
Meetings
Days
Time
0616300
Robinson
Alvarado
10
$150
1/26
12
Mon/Wed
6:00-8:30pm


CERTIFIED NURSE ASSISTANT (CNA)
Enrollment is limited to 12 students. Learn the skills to provide appropriate care at the bedside and in the chronic long-term nursing care environment. Develop hands-on skills to prepare to take the state certification test. Fee includes fingerprints, CPR training and state testing. Fee does not include materials (CNA books, gait belt, blood pressure cuff, stethoscope, uniform and shoes). Call the Alvarado office (510) 559-2660 for more information.

Students will be required to provide proof of physical examination, MMR (measles, mumps, and rubella), VSV (chicken pox) immunizations, and a TB (tuberculosis) clearance/screening. Prospective students will also have to be fingerprinted through our Human Resource Department. The program requires 160 hours of instruction. Clinical hours may vary.
Course Code
Instructor
Site
Room
Fee
Starts
Meetings
Days
Time
0615301
Gilbert
Alvarado
10 & 11
$1,000
1/5
36
Mon-Thu (class) or
9:00am-2:30pm

Mon-Thu (clinic)
3:00-8:00pm


HOME HEALTH AIDE (HHA)
Enrollment is limited to 12 students. Prerequisite: CNA. This is a 40 hour program designed to give the home health aide tools to work independently or with an agency to care for clients at home. Training will focus on safety, client emergency, nutrition and meal planning, abuse, medical and social needs, household tasks, and preparation discharge from a nursing home. Students who continue to take the HHA course will not be issued a Home Health Aide Certificate from the state until they have passed the CNA competency exam from a state approved testing vendor. Clinical hours may vary.
Course Code
Instructor
Site
Room
Fee
Starts
Meetings
Days
Time
0615401
Gilbert
Alvarado
10 & 11
$200
3/16
8
Mon-Thu (class)
9:00am-2:30pm

Mon-Wed (clinic)
3:00-8:00pm


SPECIAL NEEDS/RESTORATIVE NURSING PROGRAM
Enrollment is limited to 10 students. This is a 48-hour program. CNAs: Are you looking for Continuing Education for License Renewal? We have everything you need to renew your license. You must be a CNA with a current CNA license to take this course. You will learn Adaptive Equipment, Transferring Skills, Special needs for feeding, hearing and sight impaired.
Course Code
Instructor
Site
Room
Fee
Starts
Mtgs
Days
Time
0615000
Gilbert
Alvarado
10 & 11
$275
3/30
7
Mon-Fri
9:00am-4:30pm


CEU COURSES
These courses are for CNAs who do not need to take the entire 48-hour Special Needs/Restorative Nurse Program and who only need individual courses.
Course Code
Instructor
Site
Room
Fee
Starts
Meetings
Days
Time
Communication:
0615100
Gilbert
Alvarado
10&11
$50
3/30
1
Mon
8:30am-3:30pm
Mental Health:
0615800
Gilbert
Alvarado
10&11
$50
3/31
1
Tue
8:30am-3:30pm
Confusion, Dementia & Alzheimer's:
0616000
Gilbert
Alvarado
10&11
$100
4/1-4/2
2
Wed-Thu
8:30am-3:30pm
Death and Dying:
0616200
Gilbert
Alvarado
10&11
$50
4/3
1
Fri
8:30am-3:30pm