Clinical Medical Assistant – (Blended Learning for Summer 2021)
Free Online Information Session – TBD. Email email@example.com to receive Zoom link
Cost: $2,499 (includes certification exam, exam preparation materials, CPR certification, lab supplies, externship, certificate of completion; textbooks and scrubs purchased separately)
Schedule: Tuesdays, 6 PM – 9:00 PM and Saturdays, 9AM to 12PM, June 15, 2021 – October 12, 2021
Lab Days: Saturdays from 9AM to 3:30PM – 7/10, 8/7, 8/28, 9/11, 10/2, and 10/9 (CPR) – 8/31 from 6PM to 9PM
To ensure student safety, PPE including gowns, gloves, masks, and goggles will be provided, and temperature checks will be performed at the beginning of each class. Social distancing of 6 feet will be required except when performing skills.
Description: Training for an exciting and rewarding career as a Clinical Medical Assistant has never been easier! In today’s busy medical practices, Clinical Medical Assistants are vital members of the medical team.
This blended-learning program allows students to complete the majority of training online in the safety and comfort of their own homes. Lab days (classroom meetings) provide students the opportunity to further hone the skills required of a medical assistant.
Online classes are taught in real-time by a live instructor, classroom time is engaging, and students are able to interact with the instructor and other students. There is even an opportunity to practice medical assisting skills virtually.
In this course, students will learn to assist the physician in providing quality patient care. Students will learn to obtain patient vital signs, assist with minor medical procedures, perform simple laboratory tests, give injections, perform venipuncture (phlebotomy), administer medications, and more.
Students will need to have access to the internet, PC, laptop, or tablet, and access to a printer in order to participate. This program includes a 160-hour externship where students will be placed in a private practice, clinic, or urgent care facility.
Must be 18+ years. A high school diploma or GED is required for NHA certification.