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Patient Administration Course


Description: The Patient Administration Course (PAC) is a four week resident training program that provides entry level training in Patient Administration to eligible MSC officers, senior enlisted, and mid-level to senior civilian personnel working in either the managed care or operational environment. Additionally, the subject matter covered is relevant for MSC officers and senior enlisted standing watch as CDO/AOD/OOD. 

Target Audience: Assignment or projected assignment to a Patient Administration position, operational or in an MTF, in the following grades:
MSC Active Duty - O1 to O3
MSC Reserves - O1 to O4
Enlisted - E7 to E9
Civilian - GS6 to GS11

Training Site:
Onsite - Naval Medical Leader and Professional Development Command, Walter Reed National Military Medical Center, Building 1, Classroom 1733, 8955 Wood Road, Bethesda, Maryland 20889-5611
Virtual - Teams (Contact Course Director for additional information)

Course Information:
Course number: CIN #B-6I-0002

Funding: Naval Medical Leader and Professional Development Command (NMLPDS) provides full funding for Active Duty and GS employees. NMLPDC is not authorized to fund rental cars. Active Duty billeting is at a contract hotel with reservations made by NMLPDC, SELRES are funded by RESCEN, billeting reservations are made by the member. Please click on the following for additional information

Duration: Four weeks/160 hours

Classes/year: 3

Seats available: 30/class

Executive skills: N/A

Curriculum: Topics

Course schedule:

Course number Start Date End Date Nomination Due Date
22-10 24 Jan 22 18 Feb 22 3 Dec 21
22-20 18 Apr 22 13 May 22 25 Feb 22
22-30 6 Jun 22 1 Jul 22 6 May 22

Active Duty/Civilian - Please complete a
student data sheet. Save the completed sheet, with signatures, and email (encrypted)
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Contact Information

Course Director
Naval Medical Leader and Professional Development Command
Building 1, 1st Deck, Room 1733
Walter Reed National Military Medical Center
8955 Wood Road

For Selected Reserve (SELRES) Personnel ONLY:
POC: 703-681-5524
Training Site
Naval Medical Leader and Professional Development Command
Naval Support Activity -Bethesda
Building 1, Room 1733

Course Data
Length: 4 weeks
Classes/year: 3
Seats/class: 30
Seats/year: 90

Course Coordinator
Course Management Department/NMLPDC

Joint Medical Executive Skills Program

Navy Medicine Officers
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