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Medical assistant diploma
The Medical Assistant Diploma program is comprised of 3 quarters and provides students with the extensive knowledge and training necessary to work in a medical practice as well as become a vital member of a clinical team. This includes coordinating patient check-in, providing administrative support, and performing clinical tasks, as well as giving injections and taking vitals.
It’s not all just in-classroom instruction. The program includes a 160-hour clinical internship in real-life healthcare facilities. Students will be getting valuable hands-on training that prepares them for the realities of medical assisting in the workplace, including the ability to get their phlebotomy certification. Graduates will also be eligible to get certified/registered with American Medical Technologist (AMT).
- Small class sizes
- Hands-on clinical rotations
- Experience with minor surgical procedures and wound care
- Medication Administration Training
- Medical Terminology
- Medical Emergencies
- Computerized Medical Office Management
- Clinical Procedures for Specialties and EKG
- Clinical Laboratory Procedures
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MEDICAL ASSISTANT DIPLOMA
Medical Assistants play a vital role in keeping healthcare offices running efficiently. Responsibilities of a Medical Assistant widely range from administrative to clinical tasks, whether in a physician’s office, hospital or other medical office environment. It is clear to see why medical assistants are in-demand: The Bureau of Labor Statistics projects a 16% growth in these positions through 2031**, much faster than other careers. This means many exciting opportunities exist in this fast-paced field.
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