Patient Navigator Training Certificate

The Patient Navigator Training Program teaches students to proactively navigate patients through healthcare systems to achieve optimal health outcomes for a patient in a timely manner. Students will participate in 30 hours of classroom training and complete community-based navigator experience, including shadowing patient navigators in the workplace, and other community activities. All students must provide proof of immunizations and PPD results in order to complete the required observational time. Student must have working knowledge of Medical Terminology or register to the Medical Terminology Online class. Class includes Adult Mental Health First Aid Training.


Mental Health First Aid   Mental Health First Aid is an 8-hour course that teaches you how to identify, understand and respond to signs of mental illnesses and substance use disorders. The training gives you the skills you need to reach out and provide initial help and support to someone who may be developing a mental health or substance use problem or experiencing a crisis.


Medical Terminology Online   The Medical Terminology program teaches medical terminology from an anatomical approach. Root terms  are divided by each body system. The origin, a combined form, and an example of non-medical everyday usage is provided for each root term. Word associations are provided as a learning tool. Unusual and interesting information is provided in regard to each term. Root terms are combined with prefixes and suffixes as learning will culminate in the interpretation of several paragraphs of medical notes.

NOTE: The first and last class will be held on campus. It is mandatory to successfully complete the class.

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