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Certified Clinical Medical Assistant

red, white, and blue ribbonThe Bureau of Labor Statistics, US Department of Labor projects that the need for qualified Medical Assistants will grow by 29% between now and 2026, stating that this is much faster than the average for all other occupations.

Our Medical Assistant Program prepares you for a career in medical assisting where you perform administrative & clinical tasks supervised by a physician, other health practitioner, or office manager.

Course Code: CEHS-305

CEU: 34.8

Cost: $4395


Learn how you may be eligible for up to $2500 toward the CCMA tuition through the H. Hovnanian Foundation School of Nursing and Health Science Grant.

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Program Highlights

Clinical Skills:

  • Obtain vital signs, including blood pressure using aneroid BP cuffs
  • Administer injectable medications
  • Assist the collection of laboratory specimens using phlebotomy techniques
  • Assist with the primary physical exam & other specialty exams
  • Prepare patients for minor surgical procedures, and providing patient education

Administrative Skills:

  • Coordinating & scheduling patient appointments
  • Receiving & processing patients in the office
  • Preparing & maintaining patient records

You are eligible to sit for 3 national certifications through the National Healthcareer Association NHA:

  • Certified Clinical Medical Assistant CCMA $155
  • Certified EKG Technician CET $117
  • Certified Phlebotomy Technician CPT $117

Tuition does not include exam costs, which are subject to change without notice. In addition, you will receive 8 hours of training and become certified in Mental Health First Aid by the National Council for Behavioral Health.

Required: 100% Externship Attendance, Signed Acknowledgement of Risk & Responsibility, Health Insurance & Waiver, clear criminal background check, HS diploma/HSED.

Not Included in Tuition, but Required: Physical exam, immunizations document, 2-step PPD, Hepatitis B series proof; Student Liability Insurance; Scrubs; Stethoscope; Textbooks.

Medical Assistant

red, white, and blue ribbonThe red, white, & blue ribbon distinguishes this program as a Department of Veterans Affairs approved Veterans’ Educational Benefits program.

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