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RxTN provides Tennesseans with relevant training for careers in healthcare to meet industry demands, to serve dislocated and underemployed citizens, and to support access and supply tools for success.

Are you...

  • Undecided on a major, but interested in healthcare?
  • A Pre-Allied Health student exploring options?
  • Interested in a non-credit healthcare program?
  • Current healthcare professional looking to expand your current skills?

The Rx-Tennessee program could be a great fit for you! This program is designed to increase student success in healthcare programs. There are many FREE services available to Rx-Tennessee students including advising, healthcare workshops, time management and study skills and much more! Contact us for more information!

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Credit Program Options

Earn in demand credentials for the healthcare job market.  Many programs include combined on-ground and online courses to fit your busy schedule.

Medical Informatics AAS
Health Sciences AAS
LPN to RN Bridge

To learn more, search for classes.
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Non-Credit Courses

Increase your skills in the healthcare field by enrolling in one of our non-credit courses.  These courses will help you gain the knowledge and experience needed in order to be prepared to take your certification exam. (Registration closed for Fall 2015 Phlebotomy Class.)

Phlebotomy Technician
- 48 hours
Clinical Certified Medical Assistant - 60 hours
ECG/EKG Technician - 40 hours
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The Tennessee Board of Regents project “A Prescription for Healthcare Training in Tennessee” (RxTN) is designed to improve opportunities for Trade Act Adjustment (TAA)-eligible workers and others in healthcare related training while at the same time meet the needs of the state-wide healthcare employers and industry.  TAA-workers are dislocated employees that lost their jobs as a result of the work going off-shore.

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