Medical Assistant

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As a Medical Assistant student, you will learn to perform such clinical procedures as Phlebotomy, EKGs and routine laboratory tests. You will learn to assist physicians during patient examinations and be trained in preparation of medical insurance bills and reports.  The program is a 900 hours; 600 hours are classroom training consisting of skills and theory.  The balance 300 hours at the end of the classroom training are at an doctors office/internship site.

Topics include:

  • Computer Fundamentals
  • Medical Typing and Transcription
  • Anatomy and Physiology
  • Medical Terminology
  • Medical Law and Ethics
  • Interpersonal Communication
  • Medical Office Procedures
  • Computerized Medical Billing & Coding
  • Medical Records Management
  • Aseptic Techniques
  • Medical Examination Procedures
  • Medical Office Emergencies
  • Medication Administration
  • Office Surgery Procedures
  • EKG Skills
  • Phlebotomy Techniques
  • Medical Laboratory Procedures
  • Internship

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