Launch of 3 New Career Training Programs

ed2go is excited to announce the launch of the following three NEW Career Training Programs! 

What Partners Need To Do

New Programs: Partners only need to make catalog updates for new Career Training Programs in your Online Administration Center (OAC) if:

  • Your site is set up for ed2go to automatically add new courses/programs to your catalog, AND you do not want to offer the new program, or need to change your retail pricing.
  • Your site is NOT set up for ed2go to automatically add new courses/programs to your catalog, AND you want to add new courses/programs to your catalog.

For assistance with updating your catalog, read this article

Otherwise, no further action is needed on your end in the OAC.

Content or Hours Update: No further action is needed on your end in the OAC. Your catalog already reflects this change.

New Career Training Programs

Title: Certified Health Unit Coordinator (Voucher Included)  

This program is designed to prepare you to facilitate the activities of people in a health unit to work together smoothly and harmoniously in a common action, which is the delivery of health care to patients.

In Medical Terminology, you will not only learn and understand the medical terms themselves, but also their application, making you a valuable asset to a health care team.

Upon completion of this program, you will be prepared to sit for the National Association of Health Unit Coordinators (NAHUC) certification exam. The registration fee for this exam is included with this program.

Program Code: GES170
Hours: 120
Cost: $1195
Program SRP: $1495
Availability: 12/20/16

Why should you market this program?

According to Burning Glass, Certified Health Unit Coordinator of the top 200 certifications in demand across the country. There are very few offerings of this program offered fully online, so this program has some exclusivity.

This is the only online program that includes a much needed medical terminology course and the exam voucher to sit for the National Association of Health Unit Coordinators Exam.

Why are we adding this program to the catalog?

Healthcare is a huge area in terms of high growth rate and in number of jobs. This is a certification students have expressed an interest in and we are now finally able to offer a comprehensive program that is available online.

Why would a student take this program?

A student would take this program if they are interested in healthcare but not necessarily in the clinical aspects of the healthcare industry. This is a job field with many job openings and with minimal training you are eligible to work in a doctor’s office, hospital, or local clinic.

If the student likes interacting with people, enjoys helping people, they would enjoy this career with a median salary of $32,786.

Click here to download a PowerPoint presentation on how to market this program to students.


Title: Certified Professional Medical Auditor (Voucher Included)

Designed for the experienced coder, AAPC’s CPMA online training course provides training for the multifaceted components of medical auditing. This online training course covers medical record standards and documentation guidelines, coding and documentation compliance, coding and reimbursement concepts, audit scope and statistical sampling methods, medical record audit abstraction, and category risk analysis and communication. A minimum of two years coding experience is strongly suggested prior to taking this course.

The registration fee for this program includes AAPC membership, CPMA practice exams, and the AAPC Certified Professional Medical Auditor (CPMA®) exam.

Program Code: GES166
Hours: 80
Cost: $1395
Program SRP: $1695
Availability: 12/20/16

Why should you market this program?

The Certified Professional Medical Auditor is one of the fastest growing certifications in the field of medical billing and coding with the number of auditors almost doubling every year.

Why are we adding this program to the catalog?

Medical Billing & Coding is the most popular course in the ed2go catalog. This course creates a career pathway for students entering the job field of medical billing and coding. The career path is medical coder, then supervisor, then auditor.

Why would a student take this program?

According to the AAPC annual salary survey, adding a second credential in Medical Billing and Coding on average allows someone to earn an additional $11,500 in annual salary. This certification is a logical next step for those interested in the medical billing and coding field.

Click here to download a PowerPoint presentation on how to market this program to students.


Title: Certified Risk Adjustment Coder (Voucher Included)

A Certified Risk Adjustment Coder (CRC) has proven by rigorous examination and experience that they know how to read a medical chart and assign the correct diagnosis (ICD-10-CM) codes for a wide variety of clinical cases and services for risk adjustment models (e.g., HCC, CDPS, and HHS Risk Adjustment). This course prepares you for the CRC Certification Exam.

The registration fee for this program includes AAPC membership, CRC practice exams, and the AAPC Certified Risk Adjustment Coder (CRC™) exam.

Program Code: GES167

Hours: 160

Cost: $1195

Program SRP: $1495

Availability: 12/20/16

Why should you market this program?

The Certified Risk Adjustment Coder (CRC) is the only certification testing competencies for coders under all risk adjustment models. As risk adjustment payment models gain more momentum, it is important for coders to demonstrate expertise in diagnosis coding for proper risk adjustment determinations.

Why are we adding this program to the catalog?

Medical Billing & Coding is the most popular course in the ed2go catalog. This course creates a career pathway for students entering the job field of medical billing and coding.

Why would a student take this program?

According to the AAPC annual salary survey, adding a second credential in Medical Billing and Coding on average allows someone to earn an additional $11,500 in annual salary. This certification is a specialty certification for those interested in the medical billing and coding field.

Please contact your Account Manager if you have any questions about these online classes.

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