March 2018

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
CHCP Teacher Honored With National Master Teacher Award
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