Early Childhood Education
Paralegals assist lawyers through a variety of important tasks, such as conducting research and investigations, case preparation, drafting legal documents, maintaining documents in filing systems and handling correspondence with clients, witnesses and other litigators. Paralegals also help lawyers during trials by handling exhibits, taking notes and reviewing transcripts.
Medical Billing and Coding
Technicians in the Medical Billing field assemble patients’ health information, verify and complete patient charts, ensure forms are completed and input necessary information into the computer. Medical Billers and Coders regularly communicate with physicians and other health care professionals to clarify diagnoses or to obtain additional information.
Health Care Administration
Individuals trained in Health Care Administration are prepared for entry-level positions as medical office managers or supervisors in a variety of healthcare settings, such as assisted living residences, nursing homes, hospitals, dental facilities and occupational health practices. Other work includes scheduling, referrals, insurance, collections, and data entry.
Accounting is the ‘Language of Business’ and Accounting Specialists are fluent in this language. Accounting Specialists are responsible for numerous aspects of recording and reporting financial transactions, such as general bookkeeping, accounts receivables and payables, payroll, bank reconciliation statements, and other administrative tasks that are assigned to them.
The Surgical Technologist performs a variety of tasks under direct supervision of the operating surgeon to help provide a safe environment for surgical procedures. Surgical Tech tasks include, but are not limited to, arranging and passing instruments during procedures, checking patients’ medical charts, and preparing sterile dressings.
Pharmacy Technicians hold a variety of responsibilities including receiving incoming prescriptions, transcribing physicians’ orders, calculating dosages, using drug distribution systems, preparing IVs, packing medications, filling patient cassettes, labeling prescriptions and interfacing with patients.
Medical Assistants are individuals who assist physicians in the examination and treatment of patients by performing routine clinical tasks, obtaining patient history and assisting with procedures and laboratory tests. Medical Assistants are multi-skilled professionals who can perform both front office, administrative work and back office, clinical duties.
Massage Therapists have an important role in the growing fields of preventative healthcare and sports and wellness systems. Trained Massage Therapists provide client’s relief from pain and stress. Professional Massage Therapists can find employment in a variety of facilities from medical offices to beauty salons.
Fitness and Health Trainer
Dental Assistants provide chair-side support to dentists in dental offices by preparing patients for treatment, sterilizing and delivering instruments during procedures, taking impressions and exposing radiographs (x-rays). Dental Assistants also often perform front office work and are a valuable member of any dental office team.