Medical Assistant

Medical Assistants are multi-skilled health professionals specifically educated to work in ambulatory settings performing administrative and clinical duties.  The practice of medical assisting directly influences the public’s health and well-being and requires a master of the complex body of knowledge and specialized skills requiring both formal education and practical experience that serve as standards for entry into the profession.  In addition to the Certified Medical Assistant certification, students are eligible to sit for the Phlebotomy certification upon completion of the program.

 

Medical Assistants often perform dual roles in the doctor’s office, performing both clerical work and working with patients. 

 

Gain the skills and knowledge that will enable you to qualify for positions as a  Medical Assistant.

Classes Are Offered 

January 6, 2020 (15 Months) 

Monday – Thursday

5:30 PM – 9:30 PM

Sept. 28, 2020 (12 Months) 

Monday – Thursday

9:00 AM – 2:00 PM

Transfer to Degree Pathway Eligible

WorkKeys Assessment

This program has benchmark WorkKeys assessment scores which must be obtained prior to admissions into the program. Remediation through Aspire or KeyTrain is available for those who do not initially meet the necessary scores. 

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Accreditation By

  • The Medical Assistant program is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs (www.caahep.org) upon the recommendation of Medical Assisting Education Review Board (MAERB).

    Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs
    25400 US Highway North, Suite 158
    Clearwater, FL 33763
    727-210-2350
    http://www.caahep.org

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Contact to Learn More

Erica Chidester

 

740-373-2766 Ext. 2018

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Lori Smith

 

740-373-2766 Ext. 2016

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Certifications Received

Graduates are eligible to sit for the AAMA Certified Medical Assistant Exam upon successful completion.

Course Content Includes

  • Anatomy & Physiology

  • Medical Terminology

  • Pharmacology

  • Vital Signs

  • CPR / First Aid

  • Blood Bourne Pathogens

  • Microbiology

  • Safety & Emergency Practices

  • Universal Precautions

  • Phlebotomy

  • Injections

  • EKG

  • Specimen Collection

  • Wound Care / Dressing

  • Electronic Medical Records

  • Coding

  • Medical Office Management

  • Communication

Time To Complete

  • 900-Hours

Tuition Cost

  • $5,670

Supply Cost

  • $1,975

Pell Eligible