This noncredit certificate program will give an introduction to the role of Patient Access/Registration/Front Desk and coding and billing in a healthcare setting. Students will learn but are not limited to: medical terminology, basic computer skills, insurance and funding regulations. The students will also learn how to recognize and utilize medical coding, healthcare safety, HIPAA, workplace skills and proper communication. The student will become certified in Basic Life Support (BLS) for the Healthcare Provider, OSHA/HIPAA, and also Mandatory Reporter: child and adult abuse while in the class. Clinical simulation will be done at the end of the class to help prepare the student for the workforce. The student will be required to do a 4 hour job shadow during the course of the program. Books are included in the cost of this program.