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Courses and Programs to Suit Your Goals

Health Technologies

  • Certificate of Achievement - Business Office ClerkDetails for Certificate of Achievement - Business Office Clerk

    Students in the Business Office Clerk Certificate of Achievement learn basic medical coding, health insurance claims billing, collections and appeals processing, medical records management, and keyboarding. Students also participate in administrative skills externships in local clinical sites as part of the program.

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  • Certificate of Achievement - Insurance and CodingDetails for Certificate of Achievement - Insurance and Coding

    The Health Technologies Department developed this Certificate of Achievement to train students in basic and advanced procedural and disease coding, health insurance claims billing, insurance claims registry maintenance, tracing unpaid claims, and evaluating rejected claims. Students also participate in administrative skills externships in local clinical sites as part of the program.

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  • Certificate of Achievement - Lab AssistingDetails for Certificate of Achievement - Lab Assisting

    The Health Technologies Department developed this Certificate of Achievement to train students in the clinical skills of performing venipunctures, setting up lab tests, processing specimens for testing in clinical labs, performing electrocardiograms and recognizing arrhythmias. Students also participate in administrative skills externships in local clinical sites as part of the program.

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  • Certificate of Achievement - Medical File ClerkDetails for Certificate of Achievement - Medical File Clerk

    The Health Technologies Department developed this Certificate of Achievement to train students in the administrative skills of answering phones, keyboarding and filing medical reports. Students also participate in administrative skills externships in local clinical sites as part of the program.

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  • Certificate of Achievement - Medical ReceptionDetails for Certificate of Achievement - Medical Reception

    The Health Technologies Department developed this Certificate of Achievement to train students in the administrative skills of appointment scheduling, billing, insurance and coding, and medical records management. Students also participate in administrative skills externships in local clinical sites as part of the program.

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  • Certificate of Achievement - Medical Records ClerkDetails for Certificate of Achievement - Medical Records Clerk

    The Health Technologies Department developed this Certificate of Achievement to train students in the administrative skills of answering phones, providing customer service, managing medical records, and keyboarding. Students also participate in administrative skills externships in local clinical sites as part of the program.

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  • Certificate of Achievement-Advanced - Medical SecretaryDetails for Certificate of Achievement-Advanced - Medical Secretary

    The Health Technologies Department developed this Certificate of Achievement-Advanced to train students in the administrative skills of medical transcription, billing, insurance and coding, and medical records management. Students also participate in administrative skills externships in local clinical sites as part of the program.

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  • Certificate of Achievement - Medical TranscriptionDetails for Certificate of Achievement - Medical Transcription

    The Health Technologies Department developed this Certificate of Achievement to train students in the administrative skills of transcribing medical dictation that details a patientÂ’s health care during an illness or after an injury, and editing phrase recognition transcription. Students also participate in administrative skills externships in local clinical sites as part of the program.

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  • Certificate of Achievement - Phlebotomy Technician IDetails for Certificate of Achievement - Phlebotomy Technician I

    The Health Technologies Department developed this Certificate of Achievement to train students in the clinical skills of performing venipunctures, setting up lab tests, and processing specimens for testing in clinical labs. Students also participate in administrative skills externships in local clinical sites as part of the program. The Phlebotomy Technician I program has been approved by the California Department of Public Health- Laboratory Field Services.

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  • Certificate of Achievement-Advanced - Medical AssistingDetails for Certificate of Achievement-Advanced - Medical Assisting

    The Health Technologies Department developed the Medical Assisting Certificate of Achievement-Advanced and A.S. degree to train students in the fundamental clinical skills of reading vital signs, assisting with minor surgery, performing routine lab procedures, administering medication, and the administrative skills of medical coding and medical records management. Students also participate in administrative skills externships in local clinical sites as part of the program.

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  • Associate in Science - Medical AssistingDetails for Associate in Science - Medical Assisting

    The Health Technologies Department developed the Medical Assisting Certificate of Achievement-Advanced and A.S. degree to train students in the fundamental clinical skills of reading vital signs, assisting with minor surgery, performing routine lab procedures, administering medication, and the administrative skills of medical coding and medical records management. Students also participate in administrative skills externships in local clinical sites as part of the program.

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In addition to the programs listed above, you may be able to apply courses in this department toward General Education requirements.

You can check the course offerings in the college catalog against the following lists of GE requirements

These requirements may be subject to change. Always confirm the requirements for your specific program.

To learn about other programs at De Anza and their requirements, visit the college Degrees & Certificates page. For information about applying for your certificate or degree, visit the Apply for Degrees and Certificates page.