Free Remote Work in Health Occupations

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Healthcare remains one of the strongest industries and largest employers throughout the State of Maine, providing both career stability and opportunity.

Remote Work in Health Office Occupations: This foundational training will prepare you with the basic skills to work remotely in medical office occupations including patient services, records, and billing. Delivered online over 16 weeks, this program combines medical, technical, customer service, and remote work skills to prepare you for a successful career in the health field.  This program is also a great foundation for students who wish to pursue a clinical health career such as nursing and medical assisting. Courses include Medical Terminology I, Medical Law and Ethics, Computer Applications, Customer Service Excellence, and Remote Working. Students will earn 9 credits and MCCS digital badges.

Start Date: April 18th

Cost: Free to students meeting the criteria below.

Registration link: Workforce Training | Workforce Training | My EMCC


Upcoming Program Dates & Locations

Cohort Breakdown Course Length Start Date End Date
Bootcamp 1 4/18/22 4/22/22
Computer Applications 16 4/25/22 8/11/22
Customer Service 6 5/9/22 6/17/22
Medical Terminology I 8 4/25/22 6/17/22
Medical Law and Ethics 8 6/20/22 8/12/22

Key Outcomes

Job title: Medical Records Technician, Patient Service Representative

Top employers for this job in Maine:

  • Davita Inc.
  • MaineHealth
  • Northern Light Health
  • Central Maine Medical Center
  • Covenant Health
  • Eastern Maine Healthcare Systems
  • MaineGeneral Health

Starting salary range: $32,000 – $52,000


Program Cost

Tuition: $0

Textbook(s): $0

Workbook: $0

TOTAL PROGRAM COST: $0

Note: This is a grant-funded program that is open to rural Maine residents only. Residents in Cumberland or Androscoggin counties do not qualify, nor do residents of the following towns and cities: Augusta, Bangor, Biddeford, Orono, Saco, Sanford, Waterville, Wells, and York.