This course prepares students to perform patient clinical skills in the medical office setting. Students will learn clinical procedures including administering medications, assisting with minor surgery, performing an electrocardiogram, obtaining laboratory specimens for testing, educating patients and maintaining clinical equipment in an ambulatory care setting.
This program includes 140 hours of classroom lecture and hands on labs and a clinical externship opportunity at a local healthcare provider. To be eligible for the clinical rotation, students must successfully complete the 140 hour program, submit to a thorough background check, drug screening and meet other requirements.
Upon completion of the training, students will have the necessary skills and certification to gain employment in clinics, physician offices and other outpatient facilities
Note: Students will be eligible to sit for the National Healthcareer Association (NHA) Certified Clinical Medical Assistant (CCMA) national examination.
Course Contact Hours: 140 hours + Clinical Externship
Student Tuition: $2,599 (Textbooks included)
Clinical Externship Hours: 160 hours
Course Fee: $2599
Class located at the Downtown Campus - 160 Spear Street 5th Floor
Tues & Thurs in-person
Sundays are on Zoom
Some hours on Sunday includes independent study - TBA
Hybrid (Combination of in-person and online synchronous). Class meets regularly in-person and online at scheduled days/times.
|Dates||Days and Times||Location||Faculty|
|9/27/22-12/8/22||Tues, Thu, 5:45PM-8:45PM||Downtown|
|Refund Code||Full Refund||75% Refund||No Refund|
|CEL_2||Class dropped one day prior to class start day||Class dropped on class start day||Class dropped beyond class start day|
Last Update: Sep 27, 2022 10:04am