Center for Health Careers

Health Care Careers: Right Here, Right Now

There have never been as many careers in health care as there are right now. Whether you are interested in short-term training (9 months or less) to obtain a high demand, entry-level job or are already employed in health information technology and need to continue your education, Macomb’s Center for Health Careers has what you are looking for.

Programs Offered:

  • Basic Health Care Training - First Aid, CPR/AED and Basic Life Support for Health Care Providers.
  • Certified Nursing Assistant - Train and prepare for the Michigan Nurse Aide Competency Evaluation Test to become a certified nurse assistant.
  • Certified Professional Coder - Train and prepare for the Certified Professional Coder exam and a career in electronic health care records.
  • Eldercare Specialist  - Train to be a caregiver to older adults in adult day care, assisted living centers, independent housing communities or private residences.
  • Health Information Technology  - Train to be a health information technician involved in the recording and maintenance of health care records.
  • Patient Access & Accounting - Train and prepare for three national exams to become a Certified Professional Coder, Certified Healthcare Access Associate or Certified Patient Accounting Technician.
  • Personal Fitness Trainer - Earn Your National Certification in Fitness Training from World Instructor Training School.
  • Pharmacy Technician - Train to become a pharmacy technician, including learning drug names, doses, math calculations abbreviations and laws.
  • Phlebotomy - Train to work as a phlebotomy technician, involved in the collection and disposal of blood samples.
  • Professional Coders -ICD-10 Workplace Continuing Education Training - Approved by the American Academy of Professional Coders for continuing education hours.

Please note: Not all health care programs are offered every term.

For more information, contact continuinged@macomb.edu or call 586.445.7999. 

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