NIAGARA COUNTY COMMUNITY COLLEGE
Continuing Professional Education

Allied Health Services

NCCC offers a variety of short and long-term non-credit training programs in the areas of allied health. The term allied health refers to a group of diverse health care professionals who perform essential work in collaboration with those in medicine, nursing, and dentistry. Our students work in a wide range of health related careers including: Medical Billing, Medical Coding, Dialysis Technician, Pharmacy Technician, and Sterile Processing Technician.

  • Infection Control – Web-based, enrollment is open
  • Medical Billing – October 17, 2017 - March 7, 2018, Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday, 5-9 p.m. 
    Cost: $2350, plus books (approx. $900)

  • Medical Billing Certification Preparation – Review: March 12 - March 16, 2018, Monday - Friday, 5-9 p.m.
    Exam: $565, plus book (approx. $55)


    ~Or progress through this program one module at a time; all courses offered twice a year, spring & fall!

    Medical Terminology – Tuesdays, 10/17/17 - 1/2/18, 5:00-9:00p.m. Universal language used by healthcare professionals. $450 
    Understanding Health Insurance – Wednesdays, 10/18/17 - 1/3/18, 5:00-9:00p.m. Highlights the concepts and procedures required to prepare and submit accurate health insurance claims. $750 
    Medisoft – Tuesdays and Wednesdays, 1/9 - 3/7/18, 5:00-9:00p.m. Medical billing software used by health care professionals (Understanding Health Insurance is prerequisite). $550 
    Microsoft Office  Word and Excel, Thursdays, 10/19/17 - 3/2/18, 5:00-9:00p.m. Beginning through intermediate commands, Word and Excel applications. $700

  • Medical Coding CCA Certification Prep – Available only online

  • Pharmacy Technician September 18 - December 6, 2017, Monday and Wednesday, 6-9 p.m.
    Cost: $675, plus books (approx. $150)
    PTCE Certification Exam

  • Sterile Processing Technician  January 2 - February 22, 2018, Tuesday and Thursday, 6-9 p.m.
    Cost: $750, plus books (approx. $175 online at www.sterileprocessing.org)
    The course prepares students for the CBSPD exam for SPD Technician Certification, visit www.sterileprocessing.org.
    *Flu shot MANDATORY

HS Diploma or GED required for registration

Registration: Click Enroll Now button above

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