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Workforce & Professional Education’s (WPE) Healthcare programs provide affordable and innovative health career training programs with an evolving curriculum that prepares and empowers adult learners with the knowledge, skills, and required competencies needed for employment in the ever-changing health care arena while providing a clear pathway to further their education and professional development. WPE Healthcare works to establish community partnerships with health care employers that will provide our students with real-world experience for in-demand job opportunities upon completion of their program.

WPE Healthcare Benefits:

  • Quality health career education programs that qualify for state and national credentials
  • Partnerships with RWJ/Barnabas Health, Hackensack Meridian Health, LabCorp, Immediate Care, and Preferred Home Health Care

WPE Healthcare Commitments: 

  • Continuously improving learning support processes and practices
  • Understanding and meeting the needs of students and stakeholders
  • Using data to guide us in making programmatic changes and curriculum revision

 Healthcare Programs and Courses

WPE is widely known for the success rate of our Healthcare Workforce Education Certificate Programs. Here, you can find programs and certificated & individual courses to help in your healthcare career or begin a new one. Take classes the traditional way or online.

Let us prepare you to become a dental assistant in as little as 4 months.

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Get certified as an EKG tech in just 3 months.

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Get your CCMA certification in just 4 months with us!

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We offer online and face-to-face classes to help you get your certificate in medical billing at your own pace.

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Our course prepares you for the Certified Professional Coder national exam.

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Get through this comprehensive course in just 2 months.

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Get trained in ICD 10 CM Coding in just 3 months.

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As you prepare for a career in the health care workplace, it is important that you develop a clear understanding of the significant impact the Electronic Health Record EHR system has on work processes in a healthcare environment.

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Anatomy & Physiology for the Healthcare Professional Online

Our online course is a prerequisite to receiving a coding, transcription, and electronic medical records certification. Our non-credit course does not substitute for Human Anatomy & Physiology I & II/BIOL 130 & 131.

REQUIRED: Textbook

CEU: 4.8
Cost: $399
Course Code: CEHO-104-OL-01

Computerized Medisoft Billing Online

Medisoft Billing is now offered completely online. Using medical software, learn to input patient information, post payments, schedule appointments, handle billing and produce various lists & reports. Our course includes an introduction to the Electronic Health Record.

REQUIRED: Textbook

CEU: 3.6
Cost: $399
Course Code: CEHO 108-OL-01

Electronic Health Record EHR & CEHRS Exam Prep for Allied Health Careers

The US healthcare system is turning to technology, shifting from paper record-keeping to electronic health records. This shift affects everyone working in healthcare today. Our course helps you understand why electronic records are needed, what they can do, how they are used, and the terminology of EHR systems.

Understand the terminology of EHR systems. Gain hands-on experience working with an electronic health records software package. Our course includes preparation for the NHA National Certified Electronic Health Record Specialist Exam CEHRS with study guide. Exam is optional. Exam cost, $117, is not included in tuition. NHA exam fees subject to change without notice.

REQUIRED Internet access & textbooks.

CEU: 4.55
Cost: $399
Course Code: CEHO 109-OL-01

Fast Track CPT Coding I & II Online

The prerequisites for this class are Medical Terminology I or equivalent and Medical Terminology II.

Learn the basics of CPT coding and the current procedural terminology manual. These are the descriptive terms and identifying codes necessary for billing medical services & procedures. CPT II topics include a more in-depth look at coding evaluation & management services, modifiers, and surgical procedures.

REQUIRED: Textbooks

CEU: 4.5
Cost: $439
Code: CEHO-120-OL-01

Fast Track Medical Terminology I & II Online

Our accelerated non-credit course provides you with the opportunity to complete the terminology prerequisites for OCC’s Continuing Education health care certificate programs in one semester. We cover a thorough foundation of medical terminology, essential to qualify for many positions in the health care field. Take courses online at your own pace, any time, anywhere in your own environment.

REQUIRED: Textbook

CEU: 8.4
Cost: $669
Course Code: CEHO-102-OL-01

ICD 10-CM Coding Online

Our online course familiarizes you with all practices & conventions of ICD-10-CM coding classification. Learn to assign alphanumeric codes for medical diagnoses & procedures carried out in ambulatory surgery centers, hospitals, medical offices, and other healthcare facilities. Focus on accurate code selection following approved guidelines and coding conventions.

CEU: 5.6
Cost: $479
Course Code: CEHO-126-OL-01

Medical Billing & Insurance Practices Online

Our course includes HMOs, Medicaid, Medicare, Workers’ Compensation, and traditional plans emphasizing Medicare rules & regulations for billing. Learn to complete the CMS-1500 claim form accurately.

REQUIRED: Textbook.

CEU: 4.8
Cost: $399
Course Code: CEHO-103-OL-01

Call 732.255.0409 or email for course offerings.

Register for WPE Courses

Earn your certificate as a vet assistant in just 20 weeks!

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Our comprehensive course will prepare you to earn 3 national certifications when completed.

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Let us help you get ready to take the nursing entrance exam.

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Get your certificate as a pharmacy tech in just 4 months.

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Get your phlebotomy certification in just 4 months with us!

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Get on the fast track to becoming a personal trainer.

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Let us train your dog to help others.

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Our physical therapy aide program is just 2 months.

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We offer online and face-to-face classes to help you get your certificate in medical coding at your own pace.

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Get your certificate in nutrition in one month.

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Contact Us!

Gerald Mangino, Manager, Health Care Career Programs

Telephone: 732.255.0400 Ext. 2269
Main Office: 732.255.0409

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Office of Workforce & Professional Education

Healthcare Education
Campus Location: Continuing Learning Center Building #4

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