Career Step has partnered with Piedmont Community College to offer training to individuals interested in pursing careers in medical transcription and medical coding and billing.
Provo, Utah (PRWEB) June 5, 2009 -- Career Step, a leading online healthcare education company, has partnered with Piedmont Community College in Roxboro, N.C. to offer training to individuals interested in pursing careers in medical transcription and medical coding and billing.
"We chose to partner with Career Step because they are a highly respected industry leader. The programs they offer are extremely thorough, well developed, interactive and engaging," said Randy Reynolds, Director of Piedmont Community College's Business Development and Entrepreneurship Center. "We feel that upon successful completion of either program, our students will be well qualified to start their new career. In the current economic climate, our students need every edge they can get for their job search."
Piedmont Community College has received many student requests over the years for online medical coding and medical transcription curricula and was particularly aware of North Carolina's shortage of certified coders. These concerns led the school's continuing education department to partner with Career Step.
"We're excited about the career education opportunities our partnership will bring to the students of Piedmont Community College," said Career Step's Vice President of Business Services, Cameron Loflin. "Through our partnership with PCC, students will be able train for careers that are in-demand, with the convenience and flexibility of online training."
Piedmont Community College will be holding two Open House information sessions on Tuesday, June 9 at 5 p.m. and 7 p.m. in the Business Development Center at 105 N. Main St. in Roxboro. These sessions will provide more information on the advantages of training through Piedmont Community College's Career Step offerings and the attractive career opportunities in the fields of medical coding and billing and medical transcription. For more information on the Open House, please call 336-599-0032.
About Career Step, LLC
Career Step is a leading national provider of online healthcare documentation training and enjoys a tremendous market advantage in the industry by virtue of its reputation as an innovative, competency-based training company. Career Step is committed to helping enrolling students graduate and successfully transition to a rewarding career.
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