Healthcare, Dental, Medical, Skilled Trades & More
Located just off of Beltway 8, the FORTIS Institute in Houston, TX - North is close to everything in one of the best cities in the state of Texas. FORTIS Institute Houston North provides career education and training to people in the greater Houston area in the healthcare, medical and skilled trades career fields. You can receive your medical training in Houston, Texas, while being able to enjoy everything 'Space City' has to offer your fellow Texans.
At FORTIS Institute Houston North we offer programs including Dental Assisting, Medical Assisting, Medical Billing and Coding, Sterile Processing Technician and Surgical Technology. Bureau of Labor Statistics ranks medical assistant among the fastest growing healthcare occupations nationally between now and 2018. You can capitalize on the healthcare trends in employment by pursuing your medical education at FORTIS Institute in Houston, TX - North.
If you want a medical career working in hospitals and inpatient clinics working to assist surgeons then train to be a Sterile Processing Technician who is responsible for keeping medical and surgical instruments contaminant-free. A Surgical Technologist is a key member of the operating room team and ST's work alongside surgeons and nurses during surgery as well as during the prep and post-surgery procedures.
The Health Information Technology (HIT) program at Fortis Institute trains students to maintain health information data to ensure compliant insurance and revenue collection processes. Health Information Technicians perform vitally important data acquisition and maintenance duties such as verifying patient treatment protocols, insurance eligibility, and patient medical records. Graduates of the HIT program earn an associate degree and are prepared for entry-level health information technology positions in hospitals, urgent care centers, clinics, medical offices, physicians’ offices, hospice facilities, insurance companies, nursing facilities, and home health agencies.
Do you currently have a medical career but want earn your associate degree? The Healthcare Management program at the Fortis Institute Houston campus can teach you the business and healthcare management skills to seek entry-level healthcare management positions. As a degree completion program, Healthcare Management is for those who have completed a diploma program in fields such as Medical Assisting, Dental Assisting, and Medical Billing and Coding who have also worked in the field with practical experience in the healthcare industry. This is a great path to advance your medical career to work in medical health services, administrative services, social and community services, medical offices or clinics, and healthcare marketing and healthcare sales.
We have a Skilled Trades program at Houston North to prepare students to become an HVAC Technician. The Heating, Ventilation, Air Conditioning and Refrigeration program at FORTIS Institute trains students to install and service heating, ventilation, air conditioning and refrigeration systems. With an entry-level position as an HVAC Installer or HVAC Mechanic, graduates of this program will be qualified to service and troubleshoot today's complex heating and cooling systems. With the famous Houston weather, there will always be residential and commercial buildings that will require HVAC service and repair.
With everything you can learn with a career education from FORTIS Institute in Houston, TX - North, you will be ready to get started in your professional career in your program of interest in less time than you might think. Get started today. Call or click for more information to pursue a medical career education in Houston, Texas.
Our Houston North campus is just a short drive from Atascocita, The Woodlands & Spring.
FORTIS Institute Houston North was formerly known as MedVance Institute before joining the network of FORTIS Colleges and Institutes in 2011.