Miller Motte College located in Chattanooga, Tennessee and Miller Motte College branch campuses have been approved by the State of Oklahoma to participate in the National Council for State Authorization Reciprocity Agreements (NC-SARA). NC-SARA is a voluntary, regional approach to state oversight of post-secondary distance education.
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Dental Assisting - DiplomaMedicine and Health Care
If you are looking for a great career, consider our Dental Assistant program. With our Dental Assistant training in Oklahoma, you will learn the skills you need to get started in this exciting career field. You will receive training in chair side dental care, front office administrations, and laboratory procedures.
Our Dental Assistant program also includes an externship component that allows you to gain real-world experience working in an actual dental office. Combining classroom and skills lab training, along with the externship component of the program, will prepare you with the skills and experience that today's employers require.
High school diploma, GED, or equivalent required.
Medical Clinical Assistant - DiplomaMedicine and Health Care
Medical Assistants are a very important part of the doctor’s team, supporting both the administration of the office and engaging in clinical duties. While the role of a Medical Assistant can vary by state and the office they work in, the role requires you to possess both interpersonal and technical skills. Medical Assistant duties can be broken into three categories – clerical duties, clinical duties, and bedside manner.
Clinical Duties Include:
- Prepare patients for x-rays or other procedures
- Sterilize medical instruments and dispose of contaminated supplies
- Change dressings
- Give shots
- Draw blood and prepare bloodwork for the lab
By providing assistance to the doctor, the Medical Assistant ensures that the patient receives the best healthcare possible. You provide support to the doctor by handling routine tasks, leaving them available to examine other patients.
With small class sizes that provide individual attention to each student, convenient class schedules, industry-experienced instructors, and career services to help you secure a new job, Platt College is ready to help you gain the skills needed to start a new career in Medical Assisting.
Medical Billing and Coding - CertificateHealthcare Administration
If you are thinking about a career in the healthcare industry, enjoy helping people, and working with computers, consider the Medical Billing and Coding program at Platt College.
In as little as 15 months, you can help insurance companies and healthcare facilities make sure patients are billed for the proper amount by getting the training to be apart of the growing healthcare industry.
Our Medical Billing and Coding program can prepare for an entry-level job as a Medical Records and Health Information Technician at doctors’ offices, hospitals, emergency centers and other healthcare facilities. Some of the courses that you may take include:
- Medical Office Systems
- Medical Coding
- Medical Insurance Billing
- Health Information Systems and Technology
Practical Nursing - Associate of Occupational StudiesNursing
Have you been looking for practical nursing programs in Oklahoma? If so, consider choosing Platt College.
Our Practical Nursing programs are designed to get you into a nursing career much sooner than most traditional programs. With this focused program, you will enhance your theoretical knowledge with hands-on training led by our experienced faculty.
Our Practical Nursing programs are designed to develop your patient care skills along with your theoretical knowledge. Combining your classroom learning with hands-on skills labs and real-world clinical rotations can give you the skills you need to get your career started.
Upon completion of any of our Practical Nursing program, you will be eligible to sit for the NCLEX exam and work in settings such as private medical and nursing care facilities, home health care organizations, public hospitals, and more.
(*Branch Campuses of Miller-Motte College, Chattanooga, TN)