Program description

The Comprehensive Patient Access Specialist Program is a fast track program designed to prepare individuals for multiple entry-level opportunities available in the inpatient healthcare setting. The Patient Access Specialist role includes providing medical office support for a physicians practice, hospital clinic or outpatient department. Tasks and responsibilities may involve patient registration, admission/discharge procedures, insurance verification, patient billing, scheduling, financial counseling and customer service to patients and family members.

Program cost

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Cost includes all text materials and CHAA exam fees.

Financial aid eligibility

This program is not Federal Financial Aid/Pell Eligible.

Scholarships, payment plans, and other financial aid options may be available.  For more information, call 216-987-3075, option #1.

Upon completion students receive

  • Tri-C Certificate of Completion
  • Eligibility to sit for the Certified Healthcare Access Associate (CHAA) exam through the National Association of Healthcare Access Management (NAHAM)

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