Comprehensive training designed to prepare students to successfully test for the Certified Healthcare Access Associate (CHAA) national examination that offers industry recognized credentials. Coursework include Medical Terminology, Electronic Health Records, Fundamentals of Billing and Reimbursement, and PAS Fundamentals that validates the knowledge and skills in alignment with industry standards.
Electronic health records
Finance and insurance
Patient encounters and billing information
Billing and reimbursement
Agencies and government regulations
Regulatory compliance and more
Late Registration may require textbooks to be picked up from Metro Campus department.
Program cost is $3000.00 (includes textbooks and exam)
Virtual classes by WebEx/Zoom and classwork on Tri-C Blackboard
Non-credit program and is not covered by financial aid (FAFSA, student loans, etc.)
There are no course prerequisites for the program
High School Diploma/GED required.
Strict attendance policy – attendance is primary indicator of academic success
High-speed internet connection
Laptop/Desktop required - tablets/Chromebooks are not suitable
Webcam for continuous use during virtual classes required
Web conference headsets are suggested
Intermediate computer skills are recommended
Current version of Adobe Reader (for pdf downloads)