Programs Available at Pinnacle Career Institute:Dental Assisting - Certificate
If you’re looking to enter a growing field where your skills will be rewarded and appreciated, consider becoming a dental assistant.
In addition to mastering the topics below, you’ll get hands-on experience as an intern in a dental office, starting with your dental first class. As you continue the program, you’ll also have the opportunity to complete an externship that builds upon your first field experiences. With 300 hours of in-office time accumulated before you graduate, you can feel more confident when applying for jobs.
Dental imaging techniques
Restorative dental techniques
Common dental business operation practices
Dental anatomy and physiology
Massage Therapy - Certificate
A career in massage therapy offers uniquely rewarding benefits. You can bring your healing touch to others’ lives every day. But to make this new career a reality, you’ll need the proper training. To find quality massage therapy certification in Kansas City or Lawrence, look no further than Pinnacle Career Institute.
Massage therapy is a great way to improve one’s physical, mental and emotional health. From working to soothe your client’s tired muscles after a stressful day, to working in a spa, to joining a medical team, massage therapy can offer many career paths and many potential benefits to your clients. Massage therapy can also help you have a career on your terms. With the freedom to schedule appointments on your schedule, you can still have time for your family and your own life.
In Pinnacle Career Institute’s Massage Therapy program in Kansas City and Lawrence, we incorporate both classroom instruction as well as hands-on practice. Our massage therapist program also prepares graduates to sit for the Massage and Bodywork License (MBLEX) Exam. As you prepare for a bright professional future, Pinnacle Career Institute is here to support you.
Medical Assistant - Certificate
The Medical Assistant program at PCI in Kansas City and Lawrence prepares you to take an active role in the treatment of patients. You will learn to perform routine medical procedures. These may include collecting and preparing laboratory specimens (including phlebotomy), taking medical histories and vital signs, explaining treatment procedures, and assisting with examinations. Get a career that makes a difference in your life and the lives of those you help.
Medical Billing & Coding Specialist - Associate Degree
PCI’s Associate of Occupational Studies degree in Medical Billing & Coding can help you learn the professional, administrative and technical skills to work in billing and coding. Since the healthcare industry increasingly relies on digital technology to record, store and share information, now is a great time to learn more about this comprehensive program.
Classrooms are set up with computers where students can work on medical billing and coding software just like they would in a professional environment. Students in the program receive personal guidance from instructors to gain the confidence to pursue a career in medical billing and coding.
Courses strive to cover all aspects of billing and coding, including following the regulations that are important for healthcare facilities to stay accurate, efficient and compliant with current laws. Students can learn the step-by-step process of coding out items to send to insurance companies, as well as understanding how to communicate effectively with other healthcare facilities.