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with Bonnie Green
** Before you register, you must complete an application packet which is available from the Adult Education Office at UTC.**
This 200-hour program is approved by and conducted in accordance with Maine Department of Health & Human Services and Division of Licensing & Regulatory Services utilizing the Modular Education Program for Activity Professionals (MEPAP) 2nd edition curriculum. The program builds from providing activity services to individuals and groups as a care giver, to developing and managing Activity Department services as a supervisor. Understanding social gerontology and adult development and growth across the life span is taught as the cornerstone for service approach. Elder care, on all levels, is investigated. Participants will learn to perform as full members of the health care team whose common objective is the quality of life for the dependent adult and to advocate for services in the private and public setting.
This program prepares students to become competent entry-level Medical Assistants. It will cover medical terminology, anatomy & physiology, pharmacology, cardiac monitoring & procedures, phlebotomy, medical law & ethics, and medical office administration & procedures. The program is designed to develop the critical skills needed to perform clinical, laboratory and administrative duties in doctors’ offices, hospitals, urgent care facilities and other healthcare agencies. Successful students will participate in the 160-hour clinical externship provided at one of the many St. Josephs Healthcare sites. Upon completion of classroom and clinical externship, students will be eligible to take the National Certification Exam. This program is designed to be completed in 6 months. Prerequisite: prior healthcare experience. Start date October 1st Deadline for sign up September 14. Application must be completed by sign up date. Applications can be picked up at United Technologies Center M-F 8-3 if you have any questions please call Dawn at 947-6474 a deposit of $100 due when application is turned in. Applicants will be notified for an interview after deadline date.
with Mark Richards