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Occupational safety, medical courses slated

Occupational safety, medical courses slated

February 12th, 2018 in Texarkana News

Texas A&M University-Texarkana will offer a Certified Occupational Safety Specialist program and courses in Electronic Health Records Management, Medical Billing and Coding and Ophthalmic Assistant/Optician training at the A&M-Texarkana campus.

The COSS program will be from Feb. 19 to 23 and consist of 40 hours of hands-on training designed to equip workers with the skills they need to succeed in occupational safety and health.

The cost of the program and materials will be $1,699.

The Electronic Health Records Management course is designed to prepare students to understand and use electronic records in a medical practice. The program will cost $1,999 and will meet 6 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. on Tuesdays and Thursdays from March 19 to June 21.

Medical Billing and Coding courses will teach students how to to solve insurance billing and coding problems.

The program will cost $1,899 and will meet 6 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. on Mondays and Wednesdays from March 19 to June 11.

Ophthalmic Assistant/Optician training courses will prepare students with the skills needed to perform ophthalmic procedures in the office of an ophthalmologist or optometrist.

The program will cost $2,025 and will meet 6:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. from March 20 to June 19.

For more information and registration, contact Shelley Caraway at EECD@tamut.edu.

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