Thompson Institute of Philadelphia, PA, provides students with the skills they need to excel in the fields of Medical Services, Technology, and Business. Most programs include externships, which give students direct, on-the-job experience before graduation. Graduates benefit from a 90% job placement rate!
For over 80 years, Thompson Institute, which is accredited by the Accrediting Council of Independent Colleges and Schools, has been helping students achieve the vocational training they need. Small class sizes and experienced instructors give students a competitive edge. Classrooms are equipped with industry-specific equipment, so students learn on the same equipment they.ll use on the job. Our programs emphasize hands-on training and focus on areas that offer strong employment opportunities.
Diploma: Medical Assisting Program
In recent years the Medical Assisting profession has become indispensable to the healthcare field! Not only have physicians become more reliant on medical assistants, but their services are also being requested by hospitals, clinics and nursing homes, as well as medical supply businesses, home health agencies, insurance companies and pharmaceutical companies. The Medical Assisting program at Thompson Institute provides you with the skills and knowledge that will enable you to qualify for a variety of entry-level positions as medical assistants.
Diploma: Medical Billing & Coding Specialist
The Medical Billing & Coding Specialist program is designed to provide you with the skills necessary to provide qualified help to the insurance and health industries. You will receive instruction in medical terminology, coding, basic health insurance, general office procedures, advance health insurance and dental claims. Training is complimented with relevant computer applications.
Diploma: Office Systems Technology
The Office Systems Technology program provides you with the skills that will enable you to work in a modern office or comparable business setting. The program provides training in administrative, keyboarding and computer skills, including software applications and office procedures. Students are well qualified for entry-level positions such as administrative assistants, customer service representatives, finance clerks and general office supervisors.