The philosophy of the Allied Health programs is to prepare qualified students to be competent in their program of study. This is accomplished primarily by providing a carefully designed curriculum utilizing the resources of the College and the program’s externship sites to provide students with a foundation in basic science, phlebotomy, nursing assistant, medical assisting, and medical billing and coding techniques.
These programs complement the overall mission of Compass Career College by educating allied health care providers who will remain in the area as productive working citizens and directly contribute to the betterment and public health of the community.
At Compass Career College, you’re more than a number - you’re a unique with limitless potential.
Our Allied Health instructors offer real-world, hands-on learning, and individual attention you won’t find anywhere else.
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This program is designed to prepare students for certification as a Nurse Aide in the State of Louisiana. Students will learn theory and develop clinical skills during this program.
Once a student graduates, he/she will be prepared for entry level positions as a Nurse Aide in long term care (nursing home), home health, rehabilitation units, skilled nursing units and hospitals.
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Our Medical Assistant training is designed to provide a quality education with a variety of learning opportunities that prepare students to successfully gain employment in a health care facility.
Students in this program will also complete the Nurse Aide Training curriculum and the Phlebotomy Technician curriculum which provides a comprehensive base for entry into the Medical Assistant job market.
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The Medical Billing & Coding program is designed to serve the students who are interested in gaining employment in the healthcare field.
Special focus is given to reimbursement procedures including Current Procedural Terminology (CPT), Internal classification of Diseases (ICD) and Health Care Finance Administration Procedural Coding System (HCPCS).
Students will be taught the billing and coding process from the working prospective.
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