Historically, fewer women than men have chosen careers in STEM fields. The good news is that with greater public awareness of this disparity, attitudes may be changing. And with Westchester County emerging as a significant biotech and health tech hub, the Westchester County Association (WCA), Westchester’s preeminent business leadership association, is working hard to encourage women to enter STEM careers.Two years ago, the WCA inaugurated the...
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Take advantage of this great opportunity to enter an engaging, in-demand field! This online CPC course, offered through AAPC, includes all course preparation leading up to the CPC Certification Exam - the gold standard for medical coding in a physician office setting. Additionally, this course includes the Practicode CPC-A module, which upon completion, will remove the "A" (Apprentice) designation from the certification.
Online Registration is now closed, walk-ins are welcome.
One of the biggest hurdles entrepreneurs face is getting your innovative products and ideas before the people who can actually buy them. Now, health tech entrepreneurs, developers, and startups get to pitch their Big Ideas to the region’s leading healthcare decision makers and get co constructive feedback in real time. This type of access is happening in Westchester County, where the Westchester County Association, healthcare, biotech, business, and education sectors are all collaborating to grow the region’s vibrant Innovation Economy.
Here's your chance to brush up on Big Data and Healthcare Analytics! Back by popular demand, The Hudson Valley Workforce Academy is offering its previously sold-out course--Healthcare Analytics. This course focuses on the rich clinical and business sources of ‘Big Data’ available in the healthcare industry. Participants will learn the value of using data to make informed business decisions in the areas of operations management, planning, and strategic initiatives.
The course is designed for healthcare managers with little-to-no experience with analytics, and will be taught by various faculty and industry experts over a 5-week period at 1133 Westchester Avenue in White Plains, running Wednesdays June 29, 2016 through July 27, 2016.
Classes will explore specific topics such as the difficulties of managing and building data environments; the use of value-added classification systems; and the queries upon which decision support, epidemiology, and research capabilities are built. The fee is $595 per participant for this 5-week session.
Are you a WCA member passionate about affecting change within our government to help our County and State grow and thrive?
If so, join us on March 16 to help set the agenda for 2016-17.
RSVP to Julia Emrick or call 914-948-6444 for more details.