LTC to Offer Medical Credentialing Exam Prep Workshop

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

1/21/2015

CLEVELAND, WI – 

Lakeshore Technical College is offering a refresher workshop to help prepare Medical Assistants to successfully complete a national credentialing exam and become credentialed. The workshop will take place over the course of three days on February 2, 9 and 16 from 5:30-9:30pm on the Cleveland campus in the Cleveland Training Room. 
 
Credentialed Medical Assistants provide a unique and important role in the healthcare system and can add considerable value to a medical practice. The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) Meaningful Use ruling requires that computerized provider order entry (CPOE) for medication, laboratory, and radiography orders be performed by licensed healthcare professionals or credentialed Medical Assistants. 

Key exam topics will cover administrative, clinical, and laboratory skills and general medical assisting knowledge using a variety of teaching techniques including practice exam questions.

The instructors for the workshop are LTC Medical Assistant Faculty Coleen Allee, Lisa Huehns and Lori Rooker.  LTC's Medical Assistant Program is accredited by ABHES.

The cost of the workshop is $165 and the class number is 25293.  To register by phone with credit card, call 1.888.GO TO LTC (1.888.468.6582) Ext. 1366. For questions or detailed information, visit http://www.gotoltc.edu/seminars or call Ruth at 920.693.1167, or e-mail at ruth.semph@gotoltc.edu.

About Lakeshore Technical College

Lakeshore Technical College is a leading provider of technical education offering more than 120 career programs including associate degrees, technical diplomas, technical certificates and apprenticeship programs. In addition, LTC offers distance learning, customized training to business and industry, and continuing education opportunities.

Serving a 211,900-resident population in east central Wisconsin, LTC operates a main campus in Cleveland and additional learning sites at LTC Manitowoc, LTC Sheboygan, LTC-Plymouth Science & Technology Center, and the Lakeshore Culinary Institute. The college also operates Community Education Centers at area high schools in Elkhart Lake, Cedar Grove-Belgium, Howards Grove, Kiel, Mishicot, Oostburg, Plymouth, Random Lake, Reedsville, and Two Rivers; and 27 distance learning sites. LTC’s mission is to enrich lives and strengthen the economy by preparing a workforce that is skilled, diverse and flexible. On average, 87% of LTC graduates work in the LTC District which includes Manitowoc and Sheboygan Counties, and parts of Calumet and Ozaukee Counties. Visit LTC at: gotoltc.edu.

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