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Healthcare

Break into one of the fastest growing industries with our Healthcare programs. Learn how to manage health data and information and experience practical, hands-on training including instructional lab practice. Our programs fulfill in demand requirements by the healthcare industry and encourage the teamwork, commitment and strength needed to succeed.


Campus Programs

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Certified Nursing Assistant
This program will prepare you to pass the Florida Nurse Aide Exam while equipping you with the skills necessary to become an entry-level nursing assistant
. Instruction is provided by experienced, nurses who are current practitioners in the field of Medicine.


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Clinical Medical Assistant
The Clinical Certified Clinical Medical Assistant Training course will prepare you to successfully pass the National Healthcareer Association exam and directly enter the field of medical assisting. It includes Phlebotomy Technician training and EKG Technician training.


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Introduction to the Physician Assistant Profession
Designed for individuals considering a career as a physician assistant (PA), this course will take you through the history of the PA profession, its development and the role of the PA as a member of the healthcare team. 


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Medical Billing & Coding
This program prepares you to pass the Certified Billing and Coding Specialist examination through NHA. Students are eligible to complete a shadow experience which serves as working experience and a reference for future employment.


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Pharmacy Technician
The Pharmacy Technician certification program offers students both theoretical and practical training through hands-on experience. The course will prepare you to pass the National Pharmacy Technician Board Exam and includes an externship.


Online Programs

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Molecular Diagnostics
UWF’s online Molecular Diagnostics continuing education courses provide opportunities for Medical Laboratory Scientists to prepare for the Molecular Biology Certification Exam.

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