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HEALTHCARE TRAINING

 

MEDICAL ASSISTING

  College of the Redwoods is offering Medical Assisting Training

       LEARN MORE AT OUR NEXT INFORMATIONAL MEETING

                        Wednesday, July 23rd, 2014 3p-5p

                          Location:  CR Community Education, 525 D Street Eureka

 

CR introduces training to become a certified Medical Assistant. This not-for-credit, two-part class offers lecture and in-class labs in addition to a clinical rotation at a local medical office.  Front office

and back office skills will be covered.?

There will be a free informational meeting for the September 2014 training Wednesday, July 23rd, 3p-5p at CR Community Education 525 D Street Eureka.  

CLASS FEE:  $2,995*

     *Although minimal, this class fee is subject to change.

Call 707-476-4500 for more information. 

FUTURE TRAINING DATES:    September, 2014

STIPENDS AVAILABLE FOR SOUTHERN HUMBOLDT AREA RESIDENTS.

Contact Dee Way at dway@shchd.org for more information.

PHLEBOTOMY TRAINING

  College of the Redwoods is offering Phlebotomy Training Spring 2015!!!

       LEARN MORE AT OUR NEXT INFORMATIONAL MEETING

                       Date and time TBA

                       Location: TBA   

                                                

CR introduces training to become a nationally certified Phlebotomist.  The complete Phlebotomy Program consists of 90 hours of didactic instruction and a clinical rotation consisting of a minimum of 40 hours.  Students must successfully complete the didactic portion with overall grade of 75% to be eligible to continue onto the clinical portion of the program.

Nationally certified phlebotomists can work in multiple health care settings, including medical offices, hospitals, clinics, and laboratories. 

A free informational meeting will be scheduled for the Spring 2015 Phlebotomy training soon.

CLASS FEE:  $1,995*

     *Although minimal, this class fee is subject to change.

Call 707-476-4500 for more information.  

 

CMA Continuing Education Unit Classes


CLIA CMA Continuing Education Unit Class     (036722)     

Date                   August 28, 2014

Day                     Thursday

Time                   6:00pm – 9:00pm

Fee                     $30

Class Limit        20

Location            CR Community Education

                            333 6th Street, Suite B Eureka

Instructor          Linda Scales

3 hour CMA continuing education will review :

Explain what CLIA waived means and identify some common CLIA waived tests used in the physicians office
Interpret abnormal lab values for patient education purposes
Recognize relevant terminology and abbreviations

Additional CEU classes in the near future!
October 2014 GI Review
January 2015 Spanish for the Medical Office
More to come in 2015


 

 

 

CPR FOR HEALTHCARE PROVIDERS    (036688)     

Date                   July 15, 2014

Day                     Tuesday

Time                   1:00pm – 5:00pm

Fee                     $35

Class Limit        14

Location            CR Eureka Main Campus Room AT 126

Instructor          Linda Scales             

CPR FOR HEALTHCARE PROVIDERS    (036689)     

Date                   July 23, 2014

Day                     Wednesday

Time                   9:00am – 1:00pm

Fee                     $35

Class Limit        14

Location            CR Eureka Main Campus Room AT 126

Instructor          Linda Scales

                

CPR for Healthcare Providers is designed to prepare rescuers to:

  • Recognize several life-threatening emergencies
  • Provide CPR
  • Use an AED
  • Relieve choking
  • Provide rescue in a timely and effective manner on adults, infants and
    children.Instruction on single rescuer and team approach will be given.

Participants who successfully complete the written and skills examinations will be issued a BLS for Healthcare Provider completion card, good for a two-year period.

 

 

Spring 2015

    

IV THERAPY FOR LVNs & RNs (036784) IV Therapy

          

Schedule              Jan 13, 14, 15, 8a-6p & 16 8a-3p                           

Fee                       $250.00

Class Limit          15

Location:             CR Main Campus AT-126

Instructor:           KAREN HARVEY, VIANE FRYE

Students must attend all days!

This class is designed to prepare the student to start and

superimpose intravenous fluids.  The content will include

types of fluids and devices rationales for therapies, safety

factors, complications, monitoring and preparation of site,

patient and equipment.  It will also include supervised

practice of the technique of venipuncture on mannequins

and fellow classmates.  Students will successfully start 3 IVs

on fellow classmates.  The course fulfills the requirements

of (and is approved by) the California State Board of Nursing

for IV Certification for LVNs.? Fee includes all materials and

equipment.? Bring your sack lunch; school caf? will be closed.

 


 

 

 

Contact College of the Redwoods

Community & Economic Development

525 D Street
Eureka, CA 95501

 

Phone: 707.476.4500 Fax: 707.443.3417

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