HOUSTON (May 10, 2018) – EY has announced that Eric G. Bing, CEO of The College of Health Care Professions, is a finalist for the Entrepreneur Of The Year ® 2018 Award in the Gulf Coast Area. The awards program recognizes entrepreneurs who are excelling in areas such as innovation, financial performance and personal commitment to their businesses and communities. Eric Bing was selected as a finalist by a panel of independent judges. Award winners will be announced at a special gala event on June 14, 2018, at the Marriott Marquis Houston. “I am honored to be recognized by EY for leading an... Read More
Congratulation to the new class of 2018! Throughout the months of April and May, we are conducting Graduation Ceremonies for over 3,000 graduates across the state of Texas. We're proud to announce our graduation ceremonies for the Spring class. Graduation is a time of celebration for the students of their hard work and dedication. We invite family, friends, and loved ones to celebrate alongside them. The ceremonies will take place as follows: Friday, May 11th, 2018 at 6:00pm – Dallas & Ft. Worth Graduation Pantego Bible Church: 8001 Anderson Blvd., Ft. Worth, TX 76120 Thursday, May 17th... Read More
AUSTIN (March 26, 2018) – The College of Health Care Professions is proud to announce a new scholarship match program in partnership with Big Brothers Big Sisters (BBBS) of Central Texas for students enrolled in BBBS and interested in studying one of CHCP’s many clinical and administrative healthcare programs. The scholarship was established to provide financial assistance for post-secondary education to youth participating in BBBS’ program and to further the organization’s mission to provide children facing adversity with strong and enduring, professionally supported one-to-one relationships... Read More
AUSTIN, TX (March 7, 2018) – Teachers are often very humble award recipients, and Charlotte Swenson, an instructor at The College of Health Care Professions (CHCP), is no exception. As she was awarded the 2018 Master Teacher Award Friday from the Accrediting Bureau of Health Education Schools (ABHES) she was appreciative but gave all the credit to her students for motivating her to be successful. Swenson is a Limited Medical Radiologic Technologist (LMRT) Program Director and teacher at CHCP's Austin Campus and received national recognition from the ABHES at the organization’s national... Read More
Here's a Testimonial from Medical Billing and Coding Student, Ericka Walker who shared her journey to CHCP and her path into a career in Healthcare Administration through CHCP's Online programs: Have you ever been clueless about where you wanted to be in life? Or even what you wanted to do? Well, I have! I was clueless on where to start or even the direction to take. I’ve always wanted to be in the medical field but dealing with patients would have been a bit much for me knowing that it could be an emotional roller coaster. So, I started looking on the administrative side of things and... Read More
In the health care industry, medical billing and coding is expected to experience quite the boom over the next decade or so. The U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics said that coding and billing should grow 15 percent by 2024, much faster than the national average. These specialists are often in the background of a hospital or medical office and help sort patient fields, maintain medical records, file insurance claims and handle most billing. As such, not just anyone can be an effective coder; it takes a person with the right skills and traits. "Medical billing and coding is set to grow 15% by... Read More
From CEO Eric Bing: Team CHCP – As a testament to our goal of “ Leading in Quality Allied Health Education ”, the COO of all of McGraw Hill brought a team down to visit and learn more about how CHCP achieves such high graduation rates while serving students from various backgrounds and walks of life. Our combination of innovation and compassion for our students was the topic of conversation. McGraw Hill sees us as a leading college group in our use of data to help students better achieve success as well as our new blended programs . Our strong outcomes are a testament to our excellent CHCP... Read More
Thinking of going back to school but work or finding child care makes the time commitment difficult? The College of Health Care Professions’ Blended Learning delivery programs can help. The College of Health Care Professions is paving the way for our students to get the career of their life on their own terms. Blended Learning delivery is our technique to allow students to attend our campus for hands-on training and manage their lives outside of school with guided online learning. HOW BLENDED LEARNING WORKS Blended Learning combines the best of both a campus education and online classes into... Read More
AUSTIN (January 30, 2018) - The College of Health Care Professions and Eastside Memorial Early College High School, an Austin Independent School District high school, launched a pilot program, the first in the health science sector, to expose students to professional career options, career readiness and the college lifestyle. ‘The Pathway to CHCP Pilot Program’ launched in January and brings Eastside Memorial Early College High School students to a local CHCP campus every Friday through May to participate in a full day of college-level curriculum. Three years in the making, Dr. Sanford Jeames... Read More
New program offers ‘seamless transition’ between online high school, healthcare college Graduation Alliance’s students often left high school due to circumstances beyond their control. A new partnership with The College of Health Care Professions is empowering them to take charge of their lives again. Some of the most desired jobs for students enrolled in Graduation Alliance’s high school diploma programs are those in the healthcare sector. But the significant post-secondary education required to get those jobs can look intimidating and economically prohibitive for many students, who are... Read More