Programs

TMIKY Medical and Dental Assistant Programs

Online Courses Available throughout the entire state of Kentucky

We are proud to now offer Deferred Payments while in school or

up to $1,000 in tuition scholarships with select programs

(available for those who qualify)

Programs


Online Programs


TMIKY now offers ONLINE Medical Administrative Assisting in ALL of Kentucky. Regardless of your

residence, you can now take Medical Administrative Assisting with Electronic Health Records and

Medical Coding ONLINE. We are now ENROLLING in Western, Eastern, Northern and

Southern Kentucky Counties


NOW OFFERING

Online Medical Administrative Assisting to include Medical Coding and Electronic

Health Records in all of Kentucky. This program is a full comprehensive online course.

To Enroll in our state wide available program please fill out a request form and let us

know your area and we will have an online specialist contact you as quickly as possible.

You can also call our Home Office located in Lexington KY at:

(859) 368 - 0575 or our toll free number (800) 460 - 1992


Dental Assisting to include Expanded Duties Dental Assisting (16 Week course)

(LOUISVILLE LOCATION only)

CALL: 502-290-6566

For more information please fill out our request form or select our "Contact Us" tab

Includes Dental Radiology Certificate


Clinical Medical Assistant - 15 Weeks

Clinical Medical Assistants are instrumental in helping patients feel at ease in the doctor's office and often explain the physician's instructions. If you have good communication skills and are often appreciated for your caring manner, then you might be well-suited for a career in clinical assisting.

Do you like helping others?

Do you have an interest in health and medicine?

Do you like variety in your daily tasks?

Would you like to enter a career in an expanding field?


Clinical Medical Assistants can expect to work in doctor's offices and clinics and have a great amount of variety in their daily tasks. Some of those duties may include:


  • Taking medical histories
  • Explaining treatment procedures to patients
  • Preparing patients for exams
  • Assisting the physician during the exam
  • Collecting, preparing, and performing laboratory procedures on specimens
  • Instructing patients about medications and special diets
  • Preparing and administering medications as directed by a physician
  • Authorizing prescription refills as directed
  • Drawing blood
  • Taking electrocardiograms (ECGs)
  • Removing sutures and changing dressings
  • Answering telephone and scheduling appointments
  • Arranging hospital admissions and lab services

The Clinical Medical Assistant course will cover anatomy and physiology, medical terminology, clinical and laboratory procedures, pharmaceutical principles, medication administration, first aid, and medical law and ethics. The medical office environment, assisting with patients, specialty practices, nutrition, and resume development will also be discussed. A clinical rotation concludes the course.

**The Clinical Assistant program may also be taken via distance learning. To check out the online program, please click here

Upon successful completion of the program, students are awarded a Certificate of Training. Students are also eligible to sit for certification by examination with the National Healthcareer Association (NHA). NHA awards the CCMA (Certified Clinical Medical Assistant) credential. If the CCMA is obtained, students are also eligible to sit for the Phlebotomy Technician (CPT) and EKG Technician (CET) credentialing exams.



Courses Available

Daytime Course
Online Course




Phlebotomy Technician / EKG Technician- 7 Weeks

Phlebotomy/EKG Technicians are an integral part of the medical laboratory. A Phlebotomy Tech will collect blood samples from patients by venipuncture or microtechniques and facilitate the transportation of these specimens. Duties may differ by doctor's office, hospital, or laboratory and can include:

  • Drawing blood from patients or donors in hospitals, blood banks, clinics, doctor offices, laboratories or similar facilities for medical purposes

  • Assembling equipment (such as needles, blood collection devices, gauze, tourniquet, cotton, and alcohol)

  • Verifying or recording identity of patient or donor

  • Conversing with patients to relieve fear of procedure

  • Applying tourniquet to arm, locating vein, swabbing area with disinfectant, and inserting needle into vein to draw blood into collection tube (may also prick finger instead of inserting needle)

  • Labeling and storing blood container for processing

  • Conducting interviews, taking vital signs and testing blood samples to screen donors at a blood bank

  • Being able to analyze information and make appropriate recommendations

EKG Technicians perform EKG testing. Advanced technicians will also perform holter monitoring and assist with exercise (stress) testing. A basic EKG test involves attaching electrodes to a patient's chest, arms, and legs, and working with an EKG machine to obtain a reading, which is then printed out for a physician. This is a fairly common test, which is done before most kinds of surgery, and as part of a routine physical and with those persons who have a history of cardiovascular problems.

Upon successful completion of the program, students are awarded a Certificate of Training. They are also eligible to sit for certification by examination with the National Healthcareer Association (NHA) to become a CPT (Certified Phlebotomy Technician) and a CET (Certified EKG Technician).



Courses Available

Daytime Course


Medical Coding 15 Weeks - Online course is offered in conjunction

with Medical Administrative Assisting and Electronic Health Records

Medical coders are indispensable to the health information industry. They are responsible for inputting the appropriate codes of various medical services so that healthcare providers can receive payment for services rendered. As a medical coder, you will interpret medical records and assign an appropriate diagnostic code and an appropriate procedural code. As a student, you will require a strong amount of self-discipline and dedication to learning and perfecting your skills as a medical coder.




Courses Available


Daytime Course
Online Course

Medical Administrative Specialist - 15 Weeks

Now available online and includes Electronic Health Records

As a Medical Administrative Specialist, employment can be obtained in any healthcare setting. Below includes some of the training topics learned:

  • Skills necessary for the healthcare industry in professional behavior, to include interpersonal skills and personal behavior
  • Understanding and application of basic skills needed in medical law and medical ethics.
  • Skills in telephone techniques
  • Skills in scheduling appointments
  • Skills in patient reception and processing
  • Skills necessary for the daily operation of a medical office
  • Knowledge of various written communications needed in a medical office and knowledge in processing and maintaining patient medical records
  • HIPAA policies and procedures
  • Basic diagnostic and procedural coding
  • Basics of health insurance and how to complete and process a health insurance claim form
  • Basics of professional fees, billing and collections
  • Basics of management in practice finances, to include marketing
  • Application of basic concepts in Electronic Medical Records (EMR)

Upon completion of training, students are awarded a Certificate of Training. Students are also eligible to sit for the Certified Medical Administrative Assistant (CMAA) credential with the National Healthcareer Association (NHA).



Courses Available

Day Courses

Online Courses

Medical Coding & Administrative Specialist - 15 - 30 Weeks

Course includes Electronic Health Records Online Now Available

With the combination of skills learned and certifications obtained, the job market is vast. Medical coders play an important role in the medical field. The additional knowledge and training received in the medical administrative area, which includes electronic medical records, is an added benefit to the healthcare employer. You may be asked to do the following:

  • Apply HIPPA policies and procedures
  • Apply diagnostic and procedural coding
  • Apply basics of health insurance, including how to complete and process a health insurance claim form
  • Apply basics of professional fees, billing, and collections
  • Use correct parts and elements of ICD-9-CM to identify codes for diagnoses
  • Identify correct codes for common diseases of various body systems
  • Explain legal and third-party payer requirements for coding, give examples of coding errors, explain the consequences of coding errors, and describe the use of compliance plans and strategies to ensure accurate coding
  • Demonstrate the use of ICD-9-CM for correctly coding diseases and disorders treated in hospitals, the use of CPT for hospital procedures, and identify elements of coding that are different for hospitals and medical practices
  • Demonstrate skills necessary for the healthcare industry in professional behavior, to include interpersonal skills and personal behavior
  • Gain an understanding of basic skills needed in medical law and ethics
  • Apply skills in telephone techniques
  • Apply skills in scheduling appointments
  • Apply skills in patient reception and processing
  • Demonstrate skills necessary for the daily operation of a medical office
  • Apply knowledge of various written communications needed in a medical office and apply knowledge in processing and maintaining patient medical records
  • Apply HIPAA policies and procedures
  • Apply basic diagnostic and procedural coding
  • Apply basics of health insurance and how to complete and process a health insurance claim form
  • Apply basic concepts in Electronic Medical Records (EMR)

Upon successful completion of training students are awarded a Certificate of Training. Students are also eligible to sit for certification by examination with the National Healthcareer Association (NHA), awarding the CBCS (Certified Billing and Coding Specialist) and the CMAA (Certified Medical Administrative Assistant), the American Academy of Professional Coders (AAPC) awarding the CPC (Certified Professional Coder), and through the American Health Information Management Association (AHIMA) awarding the CCA.



Medical Assistant (Diploma) includes Phlebotomy/EKG

Medical Administrative Assistant and Electronic Health Records

with a Medical Coding option


The Medical Assistant program combines the Clinical Assistant, Medical Administrative Specialist, and Medical Coding or Electronic Health Records and Self Study Comprehensive Essay curriculum. At the completion of those all required classes, the student will complete a 200 hour externship.

Upon successful completion of the program, students are eligible to sit for the following certifications by examination: CCMA (NHA), CMAA (NHA), CPT (NHA), CET (NHA), CBCS (NHA), CPC (AAPC), CCA (AHIMA).




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