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Healthcare Academy

Health Administration

Program Offerings Include
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Medical Billing & Coding

Career diploma program helps learners prepare for the Certified Billing & Coding Specialist exam and become MB&C specialists in a variety of medical settings with ICD-10 coding courses ranging from basic to advanced. 

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Electronic Medical Records

The program covers two courses geared toward preparing learners to successfully manage electronic medical records in hospital and nursing care settings and includes certification test preparation lessons. 

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Medical Transcriptionist

The career diploma program provides an overview of medical office procedures and terminology while preparing learners to sit for the Registered Healthcare Documentation Specialist exam offered by AHDI. 

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Health Care Management

Associate degree program covers courses on medical terminology, electronic medical records, human resources, and more to prepare learners for careers planning, directing, and coordinating health services.

The Penn Foster Solution

Penn Foster’s online Healthcare Academy helps partner hospital and nursing care systems reduce employee turnover and increase their bottom line by:

  • Assessing employee readiness to ensure training dollars are spent on eligible employees with demonstrated interest 
  • Tracking enrollment and learner progression
  • Facilitating externships to provide employees with hands-on experience 
  • And more! 

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The Penn Foster Solution

"It’s a great program, and it’s outlined and designed perfectly for someone that needs to work at their own pace but still wants to learn a lot." - Spencer N., Medical Billing and Coding





About Penn Foster

Penn Foster is a talent development pioneer, bridging the gap between education and economic opportunity to build the workforce of tomorrow. We partner with employers, educators, and community-based organizations to design and deliver digital and blended learning programs that attract, upskill, and retain workers in America’s fastest-growing fields and professions. With more than 40,000 graduates each year, Penn Foster helps individuals discover pathways to opportunity through accredited diploma, certificate and degree programs that matter in the world of work.