Medical/Clerical Programs

For questions please call 336.723.7023 option 2 or e-mail forsythtechcced@forsythtech.edu.

 

Certified EHR Specialist CareersNOW

Train for high demand administrative positions in the medical community! Learn data management skills such as entry and transmission of patient data, restoration of electronic records, billing and coding, medical report, patient charting, and HIPAA privacy regulations. This course requires you to sit for the national certification exam administered by National Healthcareer Association.

Note: National certification costs an additional $117.

Prerequisite: High school diploma or equivalent, reading/language placement and basic computer skills tests. (Free and offered on West Campus)

Memo required — bring photo ID, diploma, basic computer skills and placement test scores to room 34, West Campus.

Dates Days Times Location Cost Units Course Code
02/02/2022 - 04/20/2022
Mon, Wed, Thu
06:00PM - 09:30PM
West Campus 18
$190.00 11.90 148986

Course Materials:

  • Cengage Unlimited, 1 Term (4 months) ISBN: 9780357700006
  • Medical Terminology: A Short Course 8th ed. ISBN: 978-0-323-44492-7
  • Electronic Medical Records/Certified Electronic Health Records Specialist/User Manual

 

Medical Office I: Introduction to Terminology & Coding CareersNOW

Prepare for an entry-level job in a doctor’s office or clinic when you complete this introductory course and Medical Office II.

Dates Days Times Location Cost Units Course Code
01/18/2022 - 04/14/2022
Tue, Thu
06:00PM - 09:00PM
GWIL Goodwill Industries 100
$190.00 7.80 148966
Coming soon!

Books:
Medical Terminology: An Illustrated Guide 9th ed. ISBN: 978-1975136376
Step-by-Step Coding 2021 ISBN#9780323

 

Medical Office II: Billing/EMR CareersNOW

Learn to use electronic medical records for patient record keeping, appointment scheduling, billing for services, posting of payments and generating accounting reports. Prerequisite: Medical Office I

There are no courses available
Coming soon!

Books:
Medical Office II: Billing Electronic Medical Records User Guide
West Campus Bookstore (336.734.7754)

 

Medical Unit Secretary CareersNOW

Prepare to work as a medical unit secretary in a hospital or skilled nursing center. This course covers medical terminology, hospital record keeping and hospital procedures.
Prerequisite: High school diploma or equivalent, criminal background check/drug screen and immunizations required for clinical placement.

Dates Days Times Location Cost Units Course Code
02/01/2022 - 04/14/2022
04/18/2022 - 05/04/2022
Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu
Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu
07:00PM - 10:00PM
07:00PM - 10:00PM
BGH Bob Greene Hall W304
WFCT Wake Forrest Univ Med Ct 100
$208.00 15.90 148985

Books:
Health Unit Coordinating 7th Ed. ISBN: 978-1-4557-0720-1
West Campus Bookstore (336.734.7754)

 

Pharmacy Assistant CareersNOW

Would you like to work in a retail pharmacy? This course will prepare you for an entry- level job in a retail pharmacy. Use this course to start your path toward becoming a Certified Pharmacy Technician! Prerequisite: High school diploma or equivalent.

Dates Days Times Location Cost Units Course Code
02/01/2022 - 03/24/2022
Tue, Thu
06:00PM - 09:00PM
GWIL Goodwill Industries 306
$135.00 4.80 148973

Books:
The Pharmacy Technician 7th Edition ISBN# 9781640431386