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Session information



Date: *

March 7, 2018
Room: *Saint Andrew
Time: *10:45 am-11:45 am

App#:

64

Session Type:

Concurrent 1-hour

Levels: Secondary
Postsecondary
Business Industry
Audiences: Administrators
Guidance Counselors
Instructors/Teachers
Business/Industry/Labor
University Professor
Student Teacher

Title:

Medical Insurance Coding Specialist - Navigating Career Pathway Development

Abstract:

Medical Insurance Coding and Health Information are growing fields in the healthcare industry. Would your school district or career center like to expose your secondary students to these career opportunities? Learn best practices for working with both postsecondary and business partners to develop a new Health Science Technology career pathway. You will also learn how to partner with the Illinois State Board of Education to develop a new Classification of Instructional Program (CIP) to expand career pathways and course offerings. Come and participate in the growth of secondary opportunities in health care!

Presenters:

Whitney Mehaffy, Illinois State Board of Education, Springfield
Brian Veit, West Aurora School District #129,


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