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PHLELBOTOMY & EKG PATH HEA115
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PHLELBOTOMY & EKG PATH HEA115

$2,499

with MULTIPLE INSTRUCTORS

Calendar Next session starts Nov 1, 2021 at 6 pm
Phlebotomy and EKG Career Path The combined Phlebotomy and EKG Technician program provides the necessary skills required to function as a vital member of the clinical laboratory team. Phlebotomists and EKG Technicians are employed throughout the healthcare system including in hospitals, neighborhood health centers, medical group practices, HMO's, public health facilities, veteran hospitals, insurance carriers, and in other healthcare settings. Learn to collect blood specimens from clients for the purpose of laboratory analysis, become familiar with all aspects of blood collection, and the necessary skills needed to perform venipunctures safely. Combined with EKG, the course further covers topics and processes critical to conducting and interpreting electrocardiograms (EKGs) including the anatomy and physiology of the heart, technology used such as the EKG machine, how to interpret a rhythm strip, and details of a myocardial infarction. After completing this program, learners will have the opportunity to take the leading national/industry-recognized certification exam(s) essential to entry-level employment in this fast-growing field: National Workforce Career Association (NWCA) Certified Phlebotomy Technician (CPT), and National Workforce Career Association (NWCA) Certified EKG Technician (CEKG). Includes CPR and optional lab. Learners who successfully complete this program are eligible to participate in an optional volunteer externship opportunity with a local company/agency/organization whose work aligns with this area of study in order to gain valuable hands-on experience. Note: Additional documentation including health records, immunizations, drug-screening, criminal background checks, etc. may be required by the clinical/fieldwork facility. Proof of a COVID?19 vaccine may be required by the clinical/fieldwork partner. Cost includes the required textbook. Exam not included in the cost of the program.. Exam not included in the cost of the program. Prerequisite: High School Diploma or GED. It is strongly recommended that students take the Accuplacer Placement Exam for advising purposes. For testing information or to schedule exam please visit: https://www.northshore.edu/cas/testing/. *Lab and externship portion of the program is subject to change depending on the status of the COVID-19 pandemic.

RECOVERY COACH TRAIN: PART II HEA301

$499

with MICHELLE SIMONS

Calendar Next available session starts Nov 2, 2021 at 9 am
Recovery Coach Training: Part II Recovery Coach Academy fulfills 30 of the 60 educational hours required to become a Massachusetts Certified Addiction Recovery Coach. Designed to provide those seeking to work as Recovery Coaches with a thorough overview of addiction science, the various substances of misuse and their effects, and how addiction impacts mental health, physical health, and overall wellness. Stages of change related to recovery are examined, along with Motivational Interviewing, an evidence-based intervention used to promote recovery goal attainment. The course utilizes case studies and experiential exercises that will strengthen the students' cultural awareness and responsiveness to differences. A great deal of time is spent examining the accepted ethical standards for coaches-how best to navigate boundaries and 'stay in the lane' of a Recovery Coach. There are no prerequisites for attending this class; all are welcome. Training participants will receive knowledge and resources designed to help people heal from addiction, whether they are just entering recovery or looking to deepen and sustain their recovery. Topics covered required by the state of Massachusetts for the CARC certification are: Addiction 101, Mental Health, Motivational Interviewing, Cultural Competencies and Ethical Responsibilities. Course materials are included in the cost of the class. Please bring your lunch each day.

RECOVERY COACH:ADDICTION ED HEA302

$279

with MICHELLE SIMONS

Calendar Next available session starts Nov 2, 2021 at 9 am
Recovery Coach Training Part II-Days 1&2: Addiction Education For individuals interested in learning more about addiction. This course provides a thorough overview of addiction science, the various substances of misuse and their effects, and how addiction impacts mental health, physical health, and overall wellness. Stages of change as relates to recovery are examined, along with Motivational Interviewing, an evidence-based method used to help people get 'unstuck' from problem behaviors. Also included are case examples to illustrate how culture plays a role in helping relationships, and how best to remain sensitive to individual differences. Fulfills the 14 hours of required training on Addiction 101, Mental Health, Motivational Interviewing, and Cultural Competency for those pursuing certification as a Massachusetts Addiction Recovery Coach.

CERT NURSE ASST/HOME HEALTH HEA100

$1,299

with MULTIPLE INSTRUCTORS

Calendar Next available session starts Nov 2, 2021 at 5:30 pm
Nurse Assistant/Home Health Aide 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 remotely and your clinical* experience in a local nursing facility with Registered Nurse Instructors. Skills will be taught in our state-licensed lab* with safe social distancing and sanitation guidelines. Skills 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 and workbook required: Visit: https://www.hartmanonline.com to order textbooks. ISBN:9781604250701: ISBN: 9781604250718 . Read first four chapters in the textbook prior to the first class. Prerequisites: 1) It is strongly recommended that students take the Accuplacer Placement Exam for advising purpose. For testing information or to schedule exam please visit: https://www.northshore.edu/cas/testing/ 2) A CORI check is required. You will be contacted via email from corpprofedu@northshore.edu after registering for the course to complete your CORI. 3) Proof of immunizations and a negative TB test is required at the start of class. Proof of a COVID?19 vaccine may be required by the clinical/fieldwork partner. * Lab and clinical portion of the program is subject to change depending on the status of the COVID-19 pandemic.

RECOVERY COACH: ETHICAL RESONS HEA303

$279

with MULTIPLE INSTRUCTORS

Calendar Next available session starts Nov 15, 2021 at 9 am
Recovery Coach Training Part II- Days 3 & 4: Ethical Responsibilities for Recovery Coaches- Learn the accepted ethical standards for Recovery Coaches, how best to navigate boundaries and 'stay in the lane' of a Recovery Coach, and how to develop an ethical decision-making model. Includes discussions and exercises related to ethical dilemmas, self-disclosure, and power-dynamics, among other subjects. Fulfills the 16 hours of required training on Ethical Responsibility needed to become a Massachusetts Certified Addiction Recovery Coach. .




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