Community Education

Fee Classes - CPR & Medical Related Programs

Medical Insurance Billing Specialist Program

This six-course program is designed for those who are new to the medical field and for those currently working in the field who wish to expand their knowledge in specific areas. Students will become versed in the terminology of the medical profession, knowledgeable in the areas of billing procedures and coding, credit and collection, legal issues and risk management. When you complete the program, you will be able to effectively deal and help with problem-solving activities in a medical business environment. HIPAA Compliance Regulations included.
Program consists of the following six courses (which must be taken in the following order):
1. Medical Terminology
2. Coding: ICD-9CM/CPT-4/HCPCS
3. Medical Insurance Billing Principles
4. Medical Credit and Collection Recovery of Unsecured Assests
5. Legal Issues and Risk Management
6. Computerized Medical Insurance Billing
Participants will earn a Mt. San Antonio College Community Education Certificate of Completion when all six courses have been successfully completed. Attendance and examination requirements must be met before a certificate can be issued

Phlebotomy Technician 1
The Mt. SAC Phlebotomy Technician Program is designed to prepare students to become a California Certified Phlebotomy Technician I. The program consists of classroom lecture, skills practice, and externship in a clinical laboratory.

  • Upon successful completion students will be awarded a certificate of completion and will be eligible to take the California State exam for CPT 1

Call 909-594-5611 ext. 4788

Externship Phlebotomy
This externship is to be taken in conjunction with the Mt. SAC Phlebotomy Technician 1 Program which prepares students to become a California Certified Phlebotomy Technician I.

  • The externship is 50 to 100 hours in a clinical laboratory where the student must successfully complete 50 venipunctures and 10 skin punctures
  • Upon successful completion students will be awarded a certificate of completion and will be eligible to take the California State exam for CPT 1. 

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BLS Health Care Provider
Meets all medical-related requirements. Covers adults, child and infant choking, heart attack and stroke. 1 & 2 Rescuer CPR. AED/barrier devices. (Students must bring current textbook to class. Books are available at the Mt. SAC bookstore).

BLS Health Care Provider Retraining
For health care providers to renew their CPR card before it expires. Current healthcare provider card must be brought to class. (Students must bring current textbook to class. Books are available at the Mt. SAC bookstore).

BLS Heartsaver Course - Adult and Pediatric (CPR only)
Adult, Child, Infant 1-Rescuer CPR/barrier devices, breathing emergencies, heart attack and stroke. Meets requirements for California teachers/coaches. (Students must bring current textbook to class. Books are available at the Mt. SAC bookstore).

Heartsaver First Aid--Adult & Pediatric (CPR & First Aid)
The Heartsaver First Aid Course teaches rescuers to effectively recognize and treat adult, child and infant emergencies in the critical first minutes until emergency medical services personnel arrive. The course also provides a complete health and safety training solution for first aid, adult, child and infant CPR and AED. (Students must bring current textbook to class. Books are available at the Mt. SAC bookstore).

Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS)
Managing adults with sudden witnessed ventricular fibrillation and pulseless ventricular tachycardia arrest/AED/manage 10 core cases.

Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) Renewal
The ACLS Provider Course provides the knowledge and skills needed to evaluate and manage the first 10 minutes of an adult ventricular fibrillation/ventricular tachycardia (VF/VT) arrest. Providers are expected to learn to manage 10 core ACLS cases; a respiratory emergency, four types of cardiac arrest (simple VF/VT, complex VF/VT, PEA and asystole), four types of pre-arrest emergencies (bradycardia, stable tachycardia, unstable tachycardia and acute coronary syndromes) and stroke. (Students must bring current textbook to class. Books are available at the Mt. SAC bookstore).

Pediatric advanced Life Support (PALS)
The goal of the Pediatric Advanced Life Support Course are to provide the learner with:

  • Information needed to recognize infants and children at risk for
    cardiopulmonary arrest.
  • Information and strategies needed to prevent cardiopulmonary arrest in infants and children.
  • The cognitive and psychomotor skills needed to resuscitate and stabilize infants and children in respiratory failure, shock or cardiopulmonary arrest. (Students must bring current textbook to class. Books are available at the Mt. SAC bookstore).

Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) Renewal
The goal of the Pediatric Advanced Life Support Course is to provide the learner with:

  • Information needed to recognize infants and children at risk for cardiopulmonary arrest.
  • Information & strategies needed to prevent cardiopulmonary arrest in infants and children.
  • The cognitive and psychomotor skills needed to resuscitate and stabilize infants and children in respiratory failure, shock or cardiopulmonary arrest. (Students must bring current textbook to class. Books are available at the Mt. SAC bookstore).

Critical Care Nursing
This course covers basic aspects of critical care. Ventilators & Hemodynamic monitoring are incorporated. Designed to help the nurse enter critical care & enter current critical nurse enhance knowledge and rationale for practice.

Cardiac Dysrhythmias Interventional Approaches
This program is recommended for first time ACLS providers, monitor technicians, or those working in monitored areas. Analysis of cardiac rhythm strips will be taught. Program requires homework and study (CNS appropriate).

BLS Instructor Course - Update
For the AHA BLS Instructor who wants to renew their card prior to expiration.

Dysrhythmias for RN Students (Mt. SAC students only)
An overview of cardiac dysrhythmias to help students prepare for course content. Students will utilize the chapters in their nursing books as their course text. Participants who complete an optional dysrhythmia exam at 75% competency will receive a certificate. Must be present for both days to take the optional exam.  

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Mt. San Antonio College

1100 N. Grand Ave., Walnut, CA 91789
Phone: 909.274.7500 • TTY: 909.594.3447
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