Jun 22, 2018  
2017-18 College Catalog 
    
2017-18 College Catalog [ARCHIVED]

School of Nursing and Health Professions Accreditation


Dental Hygiene Program, AAS (Owens Code: DHYP)  - The Dental Hygiene Program is accredited by the Commission on Dental Accreditation and has been granted the accreditation status July 2014 for 7-year period.  The Commission is a specialized accrediting body recognized by the United States Department of Education.  The Commission on Dental Accreditation can be contacted at (312) 440-4653 or at 211 East Chicago Avenue, Chicago, IL 60611-2678.  The Commission’s web address is http://www.ada.org/en/coda

Diagnostic Medical Sonography Technology, AAS (Owens Code: SONO)  - Accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs (CAAHEP) in collaboration with the Joint Review Committee on Education in Diagnostic Medical Sonography (JRC-DMS), (Accredited to Spring, 2019).  For more information concerning accreditation standards contact the the Joint Review Committee on Education in Diagnostic Medical Sonography (JRC-DMS), 6021 University Boulevard, Suite 500, Ellicott City, Maryland, 21043, phone number 443-973-3251, web address www.jrcdms.org. and the Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs  (CAAHEP) at:

Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs

25400 U.S. Highway 19 North, Suite 158

Clearwater, FL 33763

727/210/2350

www.caahep.org.

Health Information Technology, AAS (Owens Code: HINF)  - The HIM/HI Associate Degree Program is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation for Heath Informatics and Information Management Education (CAHIIM).  Accreditation is not time limited.  Once achieving accreditation, the program’s accreditation continues until there is no cause to change its status.  For more information concerning accreditation standards contact the Commission on the Accreditation for Health Informatics and Information Management Education (CAHIIM), 233 N. Michigan Ave., 21st Floor, Suite 2150, Chicago, Illinois, 60601-5800, phone number 312-233-1100, web address www.cahiim.org.

Magnetic Resonance Imaging Program, AAS (Owens Code: MRIT)   - Accredited by the Joint Review Committee on Education in Radiologic Technology (JRCERT), (Site Visit Scheduled for January 25 & 26, 2018).  For more information concerning accreditation standards contact the Joint Review Committee on Education in Radiologic Technology (JRCERT), 20 North Wacker Drive, Suite 2850, Chicago, Illinois, 60606-3182, phone number 312-704-5300, web address www.jrcert.org.

Medical Assisting Program, AAS (Owens Code: MDAP)  - The Associate Degree of Applied Science, Medical Assisting on the Toledo campus of Owens Community College is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Program(CAAHEP) upon recommendation of the Medical Assisting Education Review Board (MAERB). 

Medical Assisting Education Review Board

20 N. Wacker Drive, Suite 1575

Chicago, IL 60606

800-228-2262

www.maerb.org

Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs

25400 U.S. Highway 19 North, Suite 158

Clearwater, FL 33763

727/210/2350

www.caahep.org

Occupational Therapy Assistant Program, AAS (Owens Code: OTAP)   - The Occupational Therapy Assistant program is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Occupational Therapy Education (ACOTE) of the American Occupational Therapy Association (AOTA) for a period of 10 years from academic year 2014/15 to 2024/2025, located at 4720 Montgomery Lane, Suite 200, Bethesda, MD 20814-3449.  ACOTE’s telephone number, c/o AOTA, is 301-652-2682 and its web address is www.acoteonline.org.

Physical Therapist Assistant Program, AAS (Owens Code: PTAP)  - The Physical Therapist Assistant Program at Owens Community College is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education (CAPTE), 1111 North Fairfax Street, Alexandria, Virginia 22314; telephone: 703-706-3245; email: accreditation@apta.org; website: http://www.capteonline.org.  (Accredited to June 2018) 

Radiologic Technology, AAS (Owens Code: RDTT)  - The Radiography program is accredited through 2025.  A projected date for submission of the interim report is the second quarter of 2021.  Accredited by the Joint Review Committee on Education in Radiologic Technology (JRCERT).  For more information concerning accreditation standards contact the Joint Review Committee on Education in Radiologic Technology (JRCERT), 20 North Wacker Drive, Suite 2850, Chicago, Illinois, 60606-3182, phone number 312-704-5300, web address www.jrcert.org.

Registered Nurse Program, AAS (Owens Code: NRSP)  and Licensed Practical Nurse/Associate Degree Nursing Progression Program, AAS (Owens Code: NRSL)   - Accredited January 2013 to Spring 2018 by the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN).  For more information concerning accreditation standards contact the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing, 3343 Peachtree Road, NE, Suite 850, Atlanta, Georgia, 30326, phone 404-975-5000, web address: www.acenursing.org.

Registered Nurse Program, AAS (Owens Code: NRSP) , Licensed Practical Nurse/Associate Degree Nursing Progression Program, AAS (Owens Code: NRSL)  and Practical Nursing Certificate (Owens Code: LPNP)   - Approved by the Ohio Board of Nursing with next site visit Fall 2020.  For more information regarding program approval contact the Ohio Board of Nursing, 17 South High Street, Suite 660, Columbus, Ohio, 43215-7410, phone 614-466-3947, FAX 614-466-0388, web address www.nursing.ohio.gov.

Surgical Technology, AAS (Owens Code: SURT)  - Accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs in cooperation with the Association of Surgical Technologists (Accredited to 2027).  For more information on accreditation standards contact the Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs in cooperation with the Association of Surgical Technologists at:

Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs

25400 U.S. Highway 19 North, Suite 158

Clearwater, FL 33763

727/210/2350

www.caahep.org

Vascular Sonography Major, AAS (Owens Code: VSTM)  - Accredited by The Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs (CAAHEP). CAAHEP accredits programs upon the recommendation of the Joint Review Committee on Education in Diagnostic Medical Sonography (JRC-DMS), (Accredited to Spring, 2019).

For more information concerning accreditation standards contact the Joint Review Committee on Education in Diagnostic Medical Sonography (JRC-DMS), 6021 University Boulevard, Suite 500, Ellicott City, Maryland, 21043, phone number 443-973-3251, web address www.jrcdms.org and the Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs  (CAAHEP) at:

Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs

25400 U.S. Highway 19 North, Suite 158

Clearwater, FL 33763

727/210/2350

www.caahep.org.