Medical Assistant

Degree Type

Diploma

Locations

Altamonte Springs

Hollywood

Gainesville

Next Start Dates

May 31, 2022

September 6, 2022

*Mandatory orientation occurs approximately one week prior to start date

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Medical assistant diploma

The Medical Assistant Diploma program is comprised of 4 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. Graduates will also be eligible to apply to sit for the National Certified Medical Assistant exam (NCCT).

PROGRAM HIGHLIGHTS

  • Small class sizes
  • Hands-on clinical rotations
  • Experience with minor surgical procedures and wound care
  • Medication Administration Training
CORE COURSES
 
  • Medical Terminology
  • Medical Emergencies
  • Computerized Medical Office Management
  • Examining Room Procedures
  • Phlebotomy 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 19% growth in these positions through 2029**, much faster than other careers. This means many exciting opportunities exist in this fast-paced field.

**https://www.bls.gov/ooh/healthcare/medical-assistants.htm

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* A quarter is made up of 10 weeks and students may carry 8 to 16 credits per quarter.

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**https://www.bls.gov/ooh/healthcare/medical-assistants.htm

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