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 HEA100 - Nurse Assistant/Home Health Aide
Noncredit
How do I Register?
Nurse Assistant training prepares you for an entry-level career in healthcare. Training includes preparation for the State Board exam to become certified, along with certifications in Home Health Aide, CPR, and CMS Hand in Hand Dementia Training. Fulfill your classroom hours on campus and your clinical experience in a local nursing facility with Registered Nurse Instructors. The skills taught in our state-licensed certificate program include vital signs, moving and turning patients, personal care basics, bed-making, bed, bath and feeding, record keeping and responding to emergencies. Open to students 16 years of age and older. Students must take and pass the State Board examination to become a Certified Nurse Assistant in the state of Massachusetts. The cost of the state exam is not included in the cost of tuition. Textbook required: Available at the Danvers or Lynn Campus Bookstore. Read the first four chapters in the textbook prior to the first class.Prerequisites:(1) It is strongly recommended that students take the Accuplacer Placement Exam at the Center for Alternative Studies and Testing prior to registration, for advising purposes. (2) A CORI check is required, come to the Danvers Campus, Math & Science Building 106C to complete (at least two weeks before class starts. (3) Proof of immunizations and a negative TB test is required.
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HEA100–BLH
19541
Spring
2019
09:00 AM
02:00 PM
 Monday Wednesday Friday
Lynn/McGee
LW209
$1,279 Feb 11, 2019
Apr 12, 2019
E Graham View
HEA100–XDH
19543
Spring
2019
05:00 PM
10:00 PM
 MondayTuesdayWednesdayThursday
Danvers/Math&Sci
117
$1,279 Apr 8, 2019
May 16, 2019
J Sayler,
M Donahue
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HEA100–ADH
98567
Fall
2018
05:00 PM
10:00 PM
 MondayTuesdayWednesdayThursday
Danvers/Math&Sci
117
$1,279 Oct 29, 2018
Dec 11, 2018
E Burridge,
K Sullivan
View
HEA100–ALH
99025
Fall
2018
09:00 AM
02:00 PM
 Monday Wednesday Friday
Lynn/McGee
LW209
$1,279 Oct 15, 2018
Dec 12, 2018
E Graham View
HEA100–XLH
98565
Fall
2018
06:00 PM
10:00 PM
  Tuesday Thursday
Lynn/McGee
LW209
$1,279 Sep 18, 2018
Jan 8, 2019
J Sayler View

 HEA102 - EKG Technician
Noncredit
How do I Register?
Prepare to take the ASPT, Electrocardiograph (EKG) Technician Exam. Learn anatomy and physiology of the heart, medical disease processes, medical terminology, medical ethics and legal aspects of patient contact, electrocardiography and stress testing. Practice with EKG equipment and perform hands-on labs including the function and proper useof the EKG machine, the normal anatomy of the chest wall for proper lead placement, 12-lead placement, and other clinical practices.Prerequisites: It is strongly recommended that students take the Accuplacer Placement Exam at the Center for Alternative Studies and Testing prior to registration, for advising purposes. Cost includes required textbook. Cost of class does not include cost of the exam.
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HEA102–ALH
19548
Spring
2019
08:30 AM
12:30 PM
 Monday Wednesday Friday
Lynn/McGee
LW209
$999 May 1, 2019
May 31, 2019
N Rodriguez View

 HEA103 - Phlebotomy Technician
Noncredit
How do I Register?
Learn to collect blood specimens from clients for the purpose of laboratory analysis, and learn all aspects related to blood collection and develop comprehensive skills to perform venipunctures completely and safely. Classroom and lab work includes terminology, anatomy and physiology; blood collection procedures; specimen hands-on practice; and training in skills and techniques to perform puncture methods. Includes CPR and optional clinical rotation as part of the program. At program conclusion, you are eligible to sit for the NationalHealth Career Association's (NHA) Certified Phlebotomy Technician (CPT) exam. This exam is not included in the cost of the program. Cost includes required textbook. Prerequisites: (1) It is strongly recommended that students take the Accuplacer Placement Exam at the Center for Alternative Studies and Testing prior to registration, for advising purposes. (2) A CORI check is required, come to the Danvers Campus, Math & Science Building Room 106C to complete. (3) Proof of immunizations and a negative TB test is required and given to the instructor at the first class. (4) Drug Screening.
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HEA103–ALH
19545
Spring
2019
08:30 AM
12:30 PM
  Tuesday Thursday
Lynn/McGee
LW209
$1,899 Feb 12, 2019
May 9, 2019
J Rodriguez View
HEA103–BDH
19546
Spring
2019
06:00 PM
09:30 PM
  Tuesday Thursday
Danvers/HPSS
223
$1,899 Mar 19, 2019
Jun 18, 2019
T Parris View
HEA103–ALH
98571
Fall
2018
08:30 AM
12:30 PM
  Tuesday Thursday
Lynn/McGee
LW209
$1,899 Oct 16, 2018
Jan 17, 2019
A Fulton View
HEA103–XDH
98570
Fall
2018
06:00 PM
09:30 PM
  Tuesday Thursday
Danvers/HPSS
223
$1,899 Sep 11, 2018
Dec 13, 2018
M Rodriguez View

 HEA104 - Central Sterile Processing Technician
Noncredit
How do I Register?
Learn to clean and sterilize surgical instruments and medical equipment. Set up and deliver instruments and equipment to surgical areas, hospital rooms, clinics and even patient's homes. Assemble, adjust and check non-sterile equipment, and sterile supplies needed for surgery or other medical procedures. Learn about microbes and germs and how they cause infections, as well as managing inventory, ordering supplies, inspecting, maintaining, delivering and retrieving equipment and instruments for surgery, emergency room and other patient care units. After completing this program, test for the certifying exam given at a local Prometric Testing Center to obtain provisional certification from the International Association of Healthcare Central Service Material Management Association (IAHCSMM). The cost of this exam is not included in cost of this program. Once employed, you must accumulate 400 hours of work experience within 6 months to become fully certified. Program includes classroom, lab, and experience in a sterile processing department during the clinical portion of the program. Job requires ability to lift at least 50 pounds. Clinical experience may be on any day/time of the week, based on clinical site schedules. Prerequisites:(1) It is strongly recommended that students take the Accuplacer Placement Exam at the Center for Alternative Studies and Testing prior to registration, for advising purposes. (2) A CORI check is required, come to the Danvers Campus, Math & Science Building 106C to complete (at least two weeks before class starts. (3) Proof of immunizations and a negative TB test is required and given to the instructor at the first class. Textbook required: Available at the Danvers Campus Bookstore.
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HEA104–ADH
19536
Spring
2019
06:00 PM
09:30 PM
 Monday  Thursday
Danvers/HPSS
221
$1,764 Jan 28, 2019
May 23, 2019
J Decosta View
HEA104–ADM
98675
Fall
2018
06:00 PM
09:30 PM
 Monday  Thursday
Danvers/HPSS
221
$1,764 Sep 13, 2018
Dec 13, 2018
J Decosta View

 HEA106 - Dental Assisting Program
Noncredit
How do I Register?
Entry-level positions in dental assisting is one of the fastest growing health care fields. Learn all areas of pre-clinical dental assisting including the professional skills required to function as an assistant in a dental practice. Administrative aspects include: the history of dentistry and dental assisting, introduction to the dental office, the legal aspects of dentistry, policies and guidelines. Clinical topics include: introduction to oral anatomy, dental operatory, dental equipment, introduction to tooth structure, primary and permanent teeth, the oral cavity and related structures, proper patient positioning, dental hand-pieces, sterilization, and other areas. Also included is CPR and an optional clinical rotation. Designed to prepare students to sit for the DANB National Entry Level Dental Assistant Exam (NELDA). NELDA includes Radiology Health and Safety Exam (RHS), Infection Control Exam (ICE), and Anatomy, Morphology, and Physiology Exam (AMP). The state of Massachusetts requires that any dental office employee who will be performing radiological procedures (X-Rays) must take and pass the DANB RHS exam. The cost of this exam is not included as part of the cost of this program. The DANB exam is administered at PearsonVue Testing Centers. Cost includes required textbook.Prerequisites:(1) It is strongly recommended that students take the Accuplacer Placement Exam at the Center for Alternative Studies and Testing prior to registration, for advising purposes. (2) A CORI check is required, come to the Danvers Campus, Math & Science Building 106C to complete (at least two weeks before class starts.) (3) Proof of immunizations and a negative TB test is required.
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HEA106–ALH
19537
Spring
2019
06:00 PM
09:30 PM
 Monday Wednesday
Lynn/McGee
LW207
$1,699 Jan 28, 2019
Apr 22, 2019
R Carrasquillo View
HEA106–BDH
19538
Spring
2019
08:30 AM
11:30 AM
 Monday Wednesday Friday
Danvers/Math&Sci
117
$1,699 Mar 25, 2019
May 22, 2019
L Agersea View
HEA106–ALH
98561
Fall
2018
06:00 PM
09:00 PM
 Monday Wednesday
Lynn/McGee
LW207
$1,699 Sep 17, 2018
Dec 5, 2018
R Carrasquillo View
HEA106–ALM
98562
Fall
2018
08:30 AM
12:30 PM
  Tuesday Thursday
Lynn/McGee
LW207
$1,699 Oct 9, 2018
Dec 13, 2018
L Agersea View
08:30 AM
12:30 PM
  Tuesday
Lynn/Modular
LM101
Nov 27, 2018
Nov 27, 2018
08:30 AM
12:30 PM
    Thursday
Lynn/Modular
LM103
Nov 29, 2018
Nov 29, 2018

 HEA107 - Dialysis Technician Online
Noncredit
How do I Register?
Provides a detailed introduction to the knowledge needed to perform the responsibilities of a Dialysis Technician. Course covers normal kidney physiology, the basic principles of hemodialysis, kidney dialysis machines, dialyzer preparation and reprocessing as well as how to assist dialysis patients in managing their disease and treatment. This is an online class. For more information call 978-236-1200.
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HEA107–OL
19808
Spring
2019

 
$1,299
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HEA107–OL
98969
Fall
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$1,299
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 HEA108 - Pharmacy Technician Program
Noncredit
How do I Register?
Prepare to work as a Pharmacy Technician in a retail or other pharmacy setting and to take the Pharmacy Technician Certification Board?s PTCB exam. Course content includes: pharmacy medical terminology, the history of pharmacy, the pharmacy practice in multiple environments, pharmacy calculations and measurements, reading and interpreting prescriptions, and defining drugs by generic and brand names. Through classroom lecture and hands-on labs, you will review dosage calculations, drug classifications, the top 200 drugs, I.V. flow rates, sterile compounding, dose conversions, aseptic technique, the handling of sterile products, total parenteral nutrition (TPN), dispensing of prescriptions, inventory control and billing and reimbursement. Includes optional clinical externship through a local pharmacy. To be eligible for the optional clinical externship, you must successfully complete the 50 hour program, submit to a thorough background check (CORI), drug screening and meet other requirements. Note: The Pharmacy Technician Certification Board (PTCB), Certified Pharmacy Technician Exam (CPhT) is optional and not included in the cost of the program. For additional information on the PTCB exam, visit their website at www.ptcb.org or call 800-363-8012. Cost includes required textbook.Prerequisite: (1) It is strongly recommended that students take the Accuplacer Placement Exam at the Center for Alternative Studies and Testing prior to registration, for advising purposes. (2) A CORI check is required, come to the Danvers Campus, Math & Science Building 106C to complete (at least two weeks before class starts. (3) Proof of immunizations and a negative TB test is required. (4) Drug screening.
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HEA108–ADH
19798
Spring
2019
06:00 PM
09:00 PM
 Monday  Thursday
Danvers/Math&Sci
106
$1,299 Mar 25, 2019
May 30, 2019
A Audet View

 HEA110 - Medical Interpreting Certification Prep
Noncredit
How do I Register?
If you are bilingual, have good speaking and listening skills, and enjoy working with people, you may have a future as a medical interpreter. Medical interpreters are in great demand nationwide, including Massachusetts where interpreters are legally required to be in acute care hospitals and behavioral health facilities. The Department of Labor Statistics reports employment of interpreters and translators is expected to grow 42 percent from 2010 to 2020, much faster than the average for all occupations. Course provides a working knowledge of the various aspects of medical interpreting such as the standards of practice, ethics, HIPAA regulations, cultural competency, and medical vocabulary development. You will have the opportunity to perform role-plays via Skype with individual language coach/facilitators. Receive three role-play sessions as part of the course and you can opt to continue working with the language coach upon completion of the course. Tuition includes Skype role-play sessions. Prerequisite: Must be fluent in English and a second language. Screening required, call 978-236-1200 to request a screening appointment after registration. Textbook RequiredAvailable at Amazon.com ISBN: You will need this textbook for your class: What You Need to Know to Become a Medical Interpreter, ISBN number 978-0-578-41191-0
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HEA110–ALH
19550
Spring
2019
06:30 PM
09:30 PM
 Monday Wednesday
Lynn/McGee
LW329
$1,199 Mar 4, 2019
May 20, 2019
Staff View
HEA110–ALM
98577
Fall
2018
06:30 PM
09:30 PM
 Monday Wednesday
Lynn/McGee
LW326
$1,199 Sep 24, 2018
Dec 10, 2018
Staff View

 HEA111 - Caring for People with Alzheimer's
Noncredit
How do I Register?
Habilitation Therapy is a method used to best care for and positively enhance the quality of life for those who have dementia or Alzheimer's Disease. Learn ways in which you can promote positive emotions in those you care for and learn simple ways to maximize their strengths and abilities, while minimizing their limitations. Learn how a well-planned environment can promote independence and help the thinking of a person with dementia, and how using good communication skills can help to decrease or even eliminate distressing behaviors or other problems. Helpful to those working in the healthcare field as well as those caring for family members at home.
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HEA111–ADH
19544
Spring
2019
05:30 PM
08:45 PM
  Tuesday Thursday
Danvers/Math&Sci
109
$159 May 14, 2019
May 23, 2019
J Murray View

 HEA114 - Spanish for Health Professionals
Noncredit
How do I Register?
Designed for physicians, nurses, physician assistants, and other health-related professionals who need to communicate with the growing Spanish population. Learn the terminology needed in your profession in order to communicate more effectively with your patients and clients. Earns 1.5 CEUs.
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HEA114–ADH
19484
Spring
2019
06:30 PM
08:30 PM
   Wednesday
Danvers/Berry
211
$229 Apr 3, 2019
May 22, 2019
S Stark View

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