Medical2 Career College

  • 1830A North Gloster Street, Tupelo, MS 38804. Two miles south of the Mall at Barnes Crossing. Beside Planet Fitness.
Why choose Medical2 Career College?

  • Private College
  • Numerous class times
  • Work keys exam not required by the school
  • Payment plans available

Programs ---

  • Certified Nurse Assistant- 3 class times. 6, 8,  or 11 weeks of which 16 hours is clinicals.
  • Medical Assistant- 6 months on line, 5 weeks in class for skills, then 4 weeks externship.
  • Medical Administrative Assistant- 13 weeks on line then 2 weeks externship. 
Complete application online. You will receive a call to set up personal interview. Call 877-741-1996 for questions.

This course is only for residents of Mississippi at this time. 

Medical Billing and Coding Program----$4500 Payment plans available

Distance Education. Distance online courses for 650 hours and Externship of 40 hours. The Medical Billing and Coding Program is designed to give students the basic knowledge and skills necessary to verify medical bills are correctly and completely coding for electronically filing with medical insurance companies This program includes billing the insurance companies electronically and manually then posting payments from patients and insurance properly. Medical records, collections, and communication is also emphasized. The program is 32 weeks distance education online study courses then 40 hours externship. Graduates will find job opportunities are in physician's offices, hospitals, outpatient clinics, and other types of healthcare facilities.

FEES: 

$1575    Administration, Educational, and Technology

$2925   Tuition

$4500   Total 

 

Payment Plan- $750 down then $625 monthly for 6 payments on AutoPay

OTHER FEES: Scrubs, and solid color closed toe shoes

 

Delivery Model------ Distance Education. Distance online courses for 650 hours and Externship of 40 hours. Approximately 31 weeks plus externship.

 

Course Objectives---

  • Use basic procedural and diagnostic ICD-10 codes
  • Perform billing and collections procedures
  • Process insurance claims
  • Post payments from patient and insurance company along with adjustments
  • Create bank deposit
  • Prepare all claims in an ambulatory setting to be filed
  • Distinguish among Medicare Parts A, B, C, and D
  • Understand coding for diseases, diagnostics, and infections within different specialties areas.
  • Understanding of difference in outpatient and inpatient coding
  • Demonstrate ability to audit and code inpatient procedures
  • Demonstrate ability to audit and code physicians care inpatient and outpatient follow ups

 

Employment Opportunities--- Medical Billing and Coding, Medical Secretary or Receptionist, Medical Billing, Medical Coding, Medical Records Clerk, Accounts Receivables

 

Employment Outlook--From specialists to nurse practitioner’s walk-in clinics, Tupelo, Mississippi is the core of medical care facilities for North Mississippi giving students many opportunities for employment. The Bureau of Labor Statistics states that employment of medical records personnel is projected to grow 15 percent from 2014 to 2024, much faster than the average for all occupations. The demand for health services is expected to increase as the population ages. These changes have resulted in an ever-increasing demand for qualified medical coders.

 

Average Salary--Credentialed coders are on average paid more than the non-credentialed coder. According to the 2016 AAPC Salary Survey (which was the latest available upon publication of this text) the average annual salary for an AAPC member is $49,872. CPC®, the physician outpatient certification, pays on average $52,690, while members with specialty credentials have an average salary of $57,524.

 

Certification and Job Placement--To become certified, the graduate must pass a national exam. The student is responsible for the exam fee and transportation to/from testing center. Medical2 Career College will be working with employers to place as many graduates as possible. Medical2 Career College does not guarantee employment for any students.

 

REQUIREMENTS---

·         Completed college application in the school office or on our website.  The school director will contact you for an interview appointment.

·         Copy of photo ID as proof you are least 18 years of age by the first day of externship

·         Copy of your high school transcript, diploma, GED, or signed attestation as proof of completion.

·         Must be physically able to perform the employment skills of the program. Only if pre-existing conditions restrict and/or limit your abilities, a written statement from a physician stating limitations is required. The Director will inform the student if attending the program will not lead to employment due to limitations.

·         Interview with Director-considerations are ability to benefit, reason student wants to enter the program of choice, understanding the requirements of employment in the program of choice, ability to pass the courses, ability to pay fees.

·         Program fees paid in full

 

COURSES INCLUDED ARE---

Career Development and Life Skills                                                            Anatomy and Physiology 

Medical Records and Terminology                                                             Medical Billing and Coding I

Medical Billing and Coding II                                                                       Medical Communications

Medical Terminology                                                                                    Medical Billing and Coding III

Advanced Auditing and Coding                                                                  Externship


Medical 2 Inc is licensed by the Mississippi Commission on Proprietary School and College Registration, Certificate No. C675 and Mississippi Department of Health. Approved to DBA...Medical2 Career College.



This course is only for residents of Mississippi at this time. 


Pharmacy Technician Program----$2900 Payment plans available

Distance Education. Distance online courses for 450 hours and Externship of 160 hours. Approximately 21 weeks plus externship. The curriculum is designed to create the standard of knowledge to work effectively with pharmacists and provide excellent patient care and services. This course provides student with solid coverage of the information they need to be successful. The curriculum covers all aspects mapped to the Pharmacy Technician Certification Examination (PTCE) and to the American Society of Health-System Pharmacists (ASHP) Curriculum.

 

FEES: 

$ 725    Administration, Educational, and Technology

$2175   Tuition

$2900   Total 

 

Payment Plan- $700 then $550 monthly for 4 payments on AutoPay

 

OTHER FEES: Scrubs, solid color closed toe shoes, and federal background check

 

Delivery Model------ Distance Education. Distance online courses for 450 hours and Externship of 160 hours. Approximately 21 weeks plus externship.


      Walgreens Brand   Externship partner 

 

Employment Opportunities--- Pharmacy Technician

 

Employment Outlook--- Mississippi is the core of medical care facilities and many pharmacies giving students many opportunities for employment. The Bureau of Labor Statistics states that employment of pharmacy techs will increase 12% from 2016 to 2026. The number of reported jobs in 2016 was 402,500.

 

Average Salary--- According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, the median pay for pharmacy technicians in 2017 was $15.26 per hour or $31,750 per year.

 

REQUIREMENTS---

Completed college application in the school office or on our website.  The school director will contact you for an interview appointment.

Copy of photo ID as proof you are least 18 years of age by the first day of externship

Copy of your high school transcript, diploma, GED, or signed attestation as proof of completion.

Must be physically able to perform the employment skills of the program. Only if pre-existing conditions restrict and/or limit your abilities, a written statement from a physician stating limitations is required. The Director will inform the student if attending the program will not lead to employment due to limitations.

Interview with Director-considerations are ability to benefit, reason student wants to enter the program of choice, understanding the requirements of employment in the program of choice, ability to pass the courses, ability to pay fees.

Complete criminal background check with no felonies

Program fees paid in full

 

Certification and Job Placement --- To become certified, the graduate must pass a national exam. The student is responsible for the exam fee and transportation to/from testing center. Medical2 Career College will be working with employers to place as many graduates as possible. Medical2 Career College does not guarantee employment for any students.


Course Objectives---

ü  Discuss advances in drug therapy and vaccinations

ü  Describe the different between opiates and opioids

ü  Calculate infusion and drop rates

ü  Apply pharmaceutical calculations 

üClassify drugs using the drug schedules under the Controlled Substance Act (CSA)

ü  Understand primary symptoms of conditions associated with each body system

ü  Explain the absorption, distribution, metabolism, elimination, and bioavailability of drugs in the body

ü  Communicate properly with customers

ü  Understand laws and ethics in the pharmacy field 


COURSES INCLUDE---

Introduction to Pharmacy Tech                                            Pharmaceutical Math

Pharmacy Practice                                                                  Pharmacology

CPT Exam Review                                                                    Externship


Medical 2 Inc is licensed by the Mississippi Commission on Proprietary School and College Registration, Certificate No. C675 and Mississippi Department of Health. Approved to DBA...Medical2 Career College.


This course is only for residents of Mississippi at this time. 


Patient Care Technician Program----$2500 Payment plans available

The Patient Care Technician Program provides the student with the knowledge and skills necessary to provide personal care to patients, perform an electrocardiogram, phlebotomy, and urinalysis. The course also covers emergency care, patient assessment, wound care, OB care, pediatric care, surgical care, mental health, and hospice. The program is 15 weeks total of which 6 weeks is CNA program.


FEES: 

$ 875    Administration, Educational, and Technology

$1500   Tuition

$125     Phlebotomy Certification Exam

$2500   Total 

Payment Plan-$475 down & $135 per week for 15 weeks on AutoPay

 ****If you have already passed a C.N.A. program in the last 5 years, deduct $1000 from the total cost. 

$285 down and $135 per week for 9 weeks on AutoPay.


After the C.N.A. program, the first 3 weeks  are online (45 hours) INTRODUCTION TO MEDICAL TERMINOLOGY course then 6 or 12 weeks (87 hours) PATIENT CARE TECH course in classroom with online exams, powerpoints, etc...
AFN class - August 1 to 21 is online terminology then beginning August 22 is 1:30pm to 4:30pm Monday through Thursday for 6 weeks in the Tupelo classroom.
SAT class - August 17 to Sept 6 is online terminology then beginning September 7 is 8am to 2:30pm Saturdays for 12 weeks in the Tupelo classroom.
Cleveland- August 1 to 21 is online terminology then beginning August 22 is 5:30 to 8:30pm Monday through Thursday for 6 weeks in Cleveland classroom.

OTHER FEES: Scrubs, stethoscope, federal background check, TB test, and influenza vaccination (Oct 1 to March 1)

 

Delivery Model------CNA portion is Residential 80 hours, Distance 15 hours, and Clinicals in long term care facility 16 hours during your choice of 6, 8, or 11 week program. Intro to Medical Terminology is an online course for 3 weeks, Distance 45 hours. Last, is PCT course which is Residential 72 hours and Distance 15 hours. It is held Monday through Thursday 1:30pm to 4:30pm for 6 weeks.

 

Course Objectives---

ü  Ability to care for residents’ or patients’ personal needs while assisting the nursing staff by notifying them of physical, emotional, or mental changes.

ü  Ability to perform blood and specimen draws then processing them.

ü  Ability to perform electrocardiogram

ü  Assist or perform patient assessments

ü  Knowledge of emergency care

ü  Knowledge of care for the surgical patient

ü  Knowledge of wound care, pressure ulcers, rehabilitative and restorative care

ü  Knowledge of special care concerns for pre and post birth of mother and child

ü  Knowledge of care of the older adult and end of life care

ü  Knowledge of patients with mental health needs and chronic conditions

 

COURSES INCLUDE----

Certified Nurse Assistant

Medical Terminology

Patient Care Tech


Employment Opportunities--- Patient Care Technician, Phlebotomist, EKG assistant, Specimen Collections, Patient Assessment, Certified Nurse Assistant, Nurse Assistant, Personal Care Giver, Surgical Care Assistant, Obstetrics Care Giver.  Potential employers are nursing homes, hospitals, or home health agencies.

 

Employment Outlook--- From specialists to nurse practitioner’s walk-in clinics, Tupelo, Mississippi is the core of medical care facilities for North Mississippi giving students many opportunities for employment. The Bureau of Labor Statistics states “Employment of healthcare occupations is projected to grow 18 percent from 2016 to 2026, much faster than the average for all occupations, adding about 2.4 million new jobs. Healthcare occupations are projected to add more jobs than any of the other occupational groups.” The U.S. Department of Labor projects the growth for Patient Care Technician jobs to increase 11% by 2026.

 

Average Salary--- PCTs earned an average salary of $26,590 in 2016, and employment of PCTs is expected to grow 11 percent through 2026.

 

REQUIREMENTS---

·         Completed college application in the school office or on our website.  The school director will contact you for an interview appointment.

·         Copy of photo ID as proof you are least 18 years of age.

·         Copy of your high school transcript, diploma, GED, or signed attestation as proof of completion.

·         Must be physically able to perform the employment skills of the program. Only if pre-existing conditions restrict and/or limit your abilities, a written statement from a physician stating limitations is required. The Director will inform the student if attending the program will not lead to employment due to limitations.

·         Interview with Director-considerations are ability to benefit, reason student wants to enter the program of choice, understanding the requirements of employment in the program of choice, ability to pass the courses, ability to pay fees.

·         Complete criminal background check with no felonies

·         Negative findings on state abuse CNA registry

·         Negative TB test results

·         Proof of an influenza vaccination if clinicals are between October 1 and March 31

·         Program fees paid in full

 

Certification and Job Placement ---Certified Nurse Assistants must graduate and pass the CNA state exam to become eligible for employment in a long term care facility. To become PCT certified, the graduate must pass a national exam. The student is responsible for transportation to/from testing center. Medical2 Career College will be working with employers to place as many graduates as possible. Potential employers are nursing homes, hospitals, or home health agencies.

 

Medical 2 Inc is licensed by the Mississippi Commission on Proprietary School and College Registration, Certificate No. C675 and Mississippi Department of Health. Approved to DBA...Medical2 Career College.


This course is only for residents of Mississippi at this time. 


CNA Program----$1000 Payment plans available

The Certified Nurse Assistant program provides the necessary skills for employment in the medical community. The program includes lectures, discussions, and exams on basic nursing. Also, included is 24 CNA step-by-step skills such as denture care, feeding, bathing, cathcare, vital signs, pericare, and more.


Day classes are 9am to 1pm Monday through Thursday for 6 weeks in Tupelo


Evening classes are 5pm to 9pm Mondays, Tuesdays, and Thursdays for 8 weeks in Tupelo and Cleveland


Weekend classes are 8am to 4:30pm, Saturdays for 11 weeks and Sunday on the 11th week in Tupelo


Delivery Model------Residential 80 hours and Clinicals in long term care facility 16 hours, Exams, skill and chapter videos are on website-May be viewed or completed out of class


Course Objective---CNAs take care of residents’ or patients’ personal needs while assisting the nursing staff by notifying them of physical, emotional, or mental changes in the resident or patient. Certified Nurse Assistants must graduate and pass the CNA state exam to become eligible for employment in a long term care facility.


Employment Opportunities--- Certified Nurse Assistant, Nurse Assistant, or Personal Care Giver. Potential employers are nursing homes, hospitals, or home health agencies.


Employment Outlook---Within a 60 mile radius of Medical2 Career College in Tupelo, MS, there is 13 hospitals according to the Directory of Mississippi Facilities. The Directory also list 45 long term care nursing facilities, 33 assisted living homes, and numerous home health agencies and hospice care. According to the most current Department of Labor statistics reported in May 2015 for Mississippi, CNAs and Home Health Aides total more than 20,000 employed.


Average Salary---The typical annual salary for a Certified Nurse Assistant in Mississippi is $21,278, based on $10.23 per hour at 40 hours a week for 52 weeks.


Medical2 Career College Graduates---Stats are provided from graduates from 7/1/15 to 6/30/16

Graduates employed in the field 77.4%

Graduates attempted certification 71.13%

Of the attempted, passed certification 79.7%


REQUIREMENTS

Completed college application in the school office or on our website.  The school director will contact you for an interview appointment.

Copy of photo ID as proof you are least 17 years of age. If 17 years of age, provide a signed parental consent form is required.

Copy of your high school transcript, diploma, GED, or signed attestation. For C.N.A. program, high school transcript as proof you attempted high school.

Must be physically able to perform the employment skills of the program. Only if pre-existing conditions restrict and/or limit your abilities, a written statement from a physician stating limitations is required. The Director will inform the student if attending the program will not lead to employment due to limitations.

Interview with Director-considerations are ability to benefit, reason student wants to enter the program of choice, understanding the requirements of employment in the program of choice, ability to pass the courses, ability to pay fees or financial aide, if available.

Complete criminal background check

Negative findings on state abuse registry

Negative TB test results

Proof of an influenza vaccination if clinicals are between October 1 and March 31

Program fees paid in full


Certification and Job Placement ---Certified Nurse Assistants must graduate and pass the CNA state exam to become eligible for employment in a long term care facility. The student is responsible for transportation to/from testing center. Medical2 Career College will be working with employers to place as many graduates as possible. Potential employers are nursing homes, hospitals, or home health agencies.


FEES: 

$350    Administration, Educational, and Technology  

$650    Tuition

$1000  Total  (Payment plan will discussed in interview)


OTHER FEES:

Scrubs, stethoscope, federal background check, TB test, and influenza vaccination (Oct 1 to March 1)


Medical 2 Inc is licensed by the Mississippi Commission on Proprietary School and College Registration, Certificate No. C675 and Mississippi Department of Health. Approved to DBA...Medical2 Career College.

This course is only for residents of Mississippi at this time. 


MAA PROGRAM - $1900 Payment plans available

The Medical Administrative Assistant Program is designed to give students the basic knowledge and skills necessary to work in an administrative or office setting. The Program includes the front office skills required for a smooth flow including scheduling, receiving, and discharging patients. Medical records, insurance claims, collections, purchasing and management is also emphasized. Included in the program is a 16 weeks distance education program all online study courses then 40 hours externship. Medical Administrative Assistant graduates will find job opportunities are in physician's offices, hospitals, outpatient clinics, and other types of healthcare facilities.


FEES: 

$ 550       Administration, Educational, and Technological Fees 

$1350     Tuition

$1900     Total


$700 Down then 3 payments of $400 per month


OTHER FEES:   Scrubs for externship


Method of Delivery--330 hours Distance Education and 40 hours Externship


COURSES INCLUDE---

Career Development and Life Skills                                     Medical Office Procedures

Medical Records and Terminology                                       Medical Billing and Coding I

Medical Billing and Coding II                                                 Medical Communications

Externship


Employment Opportunities-----Medical Administration Assistant, Medical Secretary, Medical Receptionist, Medical Office Specialist, Office Manager, Medical Records Clerk


Employment Outlook---From specialists to nurse practitioner’s walk in clinics, Tupelo, Mississippi is the core of medical care facilities for North Mississippi giving students many opportunities for employment. According to the most current Department of Labor statistics reported in May 2015 for Mississippi, Records and Health Information Tech, Healthcare Support Occupations, and Healthcare Support Workers total more than 35,750 employed.


Average Salary---The average annual salary in Mississippi is $23,420, based on $11.26 per hour at 40 hours a week for 52 weeks. The top of the range of wages is $50, 148 based on $24.11 per hour.


Requirements for distance education---

  • A computer, tablet, or phone with internet capability
  • Internet services
  • Any program with video watching capability
  • A printer, optional


REQUIREMENTS

  • Completed college application in the school office or on our website.  The school director will contact you for an interview appointment.
  • Interview with Director-considerations are ability to benefit, reason student wants to enter the program of choice, understanding the requirements of employment in the program of choice, ability to pass the courses, ability to pay fees or financial aide, if available
  • A copy of your high school transcript, diploma, GED, or signed attestation.
  • A copy of photo ID as proof you are least 17 years of age. If 17 years of age, provide a signed parental consent form is required.
  • Must be physically able to perform the employment skills of the program. Only if any pre-existing conditions restrict and/or limit your abilities, a written statement from a physician stating limitations is required. The Director will inform the student if attending the program will not lead to employment due to limitations.
  • All fees paid in full

Medical 2 Inc is licensed by the Mississippi Commission on Proprietary School and College Registration, Certificate No. C675.







This course is only for residents of Mississippi at this time. 


MA PROGRAM - $6200 - Payment plans available

The Medical Assistant – Clinical & Administrative Program is designed to give students the basic knowledge and skills necessary to work as a team member in a health care setting. Emphasis is placed on both back office clinical as well as front office administrative skills. The Clinical portion of the MA Program is designed to prepare the student to guide patients through an ambulatory setting such as a doctor's office or medical clinic beginning with obtaining vital signs and assessment, phlebotomy, exam room assistance, EKGS, administering medicines, assigning and preparing patients for procedures, and sterilizing equipment. The administrative portion of the MA Program includes the front office skills required for a smooth flow including scheduling, receiving, and discharging patients. Medical records, insurance claims, collections, purchasing and management is also emphasized. The program of study includes distance education online courses for 510 hours, classroom lab training for 160 hours, and 160 hours of hands externship. 

The program is an average of 37 weeks plus 160 externship hours.  


COST excludes hot pink scrubs, closed toe shoes, and stethoscope


Tuition                                                                                                              $4750


Administration, Educational Supplies, Technological Fees, Insurance  $1450



Total Cost                                                                                                         $6200


Payment Plan of $775 per month for 8 months ----Autopay


Method of Delivery-- Distance education online courses for 510 hours, Classroom lab training for 160 hours, and 160 hours of hands externship.----TOTAL 830 HOURS 


COURSES INCLUDE---

Career Development and Life Skills                                                 Medical Office Procedures

Medical Records and Terminology                                                   Medical Billing and Coding I

Anatomy and Physiology                                                                   Introduction to Medical Assistant

Medical Terminology                                                                          Basic Fundamentals for Clinical MA

Assisting with Medical Specialties                                                    Diagnostic Procedures

Assisting with Office Emergencies and Surgical Procedures       Externship


Requirements for distance education---

  • A computer, tablet, or phone with internet capability
  • Internet services
  • Any program with video watching capability
  • A printer, optional


Admission REQUIREMENTS

  • A completed college application in the school office on on our website. The school director will contact you for an interview.
  • Attest to criminal background check with no felonies
  • Interview with Director-considerations are ability to benefit, reason student wants to enter the program of choice, understanding the requirements of employment in the program of choice, ability to pass the courses, ability to pay fees or financial aide, if available
  • A copy of your high school transcript, diploma, GED, or signed attestation.
  • A copy of photo ID as proof you are least 17 years of age. If 17 years of age, provide a signed parental consent form is required.
  • Must be physically able to perform the employment skills of the program. If any pre-existing conditions restrict and/or limit your abilities, a written statement from a physician stating limitations is required. The Director will inform the student if attending the program will not lead to employment due to limitations.


Addition GRADUATION requirements

  • Hepatitis B vaccine, Negative TB test results, and Vaccination shot records
  • Program fees paid in full
  • Criminal background check with no felony convictions
  • If accepted, understand Mississippi law requires background checks for individuals seeking employment in a health care facility providing direct patient care that are regulated by the Mississippi Department of Health. You will be responsible for the cost and delivery of the results to Medical2 Career College.


Diploma and Job Placement---Medical Assistant student must meet all requirements to graduate and receive your diploma. To become national certified, the graduate must pass the national MA exam. The student is responsible for the exam fee and transportation to/from testing center. M2CC will be working with employers to place as many graduates as possible. The MA graduates will be eligible for clinical or clerical entry level medical assistant position in the medical field. M2CC does not guarantee employment for any students.


Employment Opportunities---According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics and the skills the graduate will receive, the medical assistant graduate may be prepared to meet the requirements for various

occupational titles, including:

• Medical assistant (MA)

• Certified medical assistant (CMA)

• Registered medical assistant (RMA)

• Administrative medical assistant

• Clinical medical assistant

• Chiropractor assistant or technician

• Podiatric medical assistant

• Medical records technician

• Medical insurance coding specialist or coder

• Medical secretary or executive assistant

• Medical reception or receptionist

• Physician’s assistant

• Medical office assistant

• Electrocardiography technician

• Phlebotomist


Employment Outlook----According to the Department of Labor statistics Quick Facts:

The job outlook is much faster than average for all occupations. Employment of medical assistants is projected to grow 23 percent from 2014 to 2024. The growth of the aging baby-boom population will continue to increase demand for preventive medical services, which are often provided by physicians. As their practices expand, physicians will hire more assistants to perform routine administrative and clinical duties, allowing the physicians to see more patients.

Since MA is a national certification, we looked at the national employment numbers. The number of jobs in 2014 was 591,300 is the United States. Medical Assistants in the Tupelo area has used at the hospital, OBGYN offices, Dermatologist, Acute or Urgent Care facilities, Cardiology, Rural Clinics, and more.


Average Salary----According to the Department of Labor statistics Quick Facts: Medical Assistants 2015, Median Pay is $30,590 per year, Entry level $14.71 per hour. Salaries typically start from $20,390 and go up to$38,280. According to allhealthcare.monster.com, Mississippi is in the bottom 10 states with Medical Assistant wages at an average of $14.30.


Medical 2 Inc is licensed by the Mississippi Commission on Proprietary School and College Registration, Certificate No. C675.