The medical assistant is educated and trained to perform administrative and clinical skills in a variety of settings including doctors' offices, hospitals and clinics.
Learn medical terminology, body systems, optometry, EKG, phlebotomy, autoclave, CPR and first aid, OSHA safety standards, and other medical specialties. Gain an understanding of office procedures such as patient billing, medical records, purchasing supplies and filing insurance claims.
Students participate in externships during the second year of the program and must provide own transportation. Students may be randomly drug tested.
For announcements and updates about the Medical Assistant program, text evithealth to 90210.
||Graduates are prepared to take the examination for Certified Medical Assistant
||Nursing Assistant, Medical Assistant, Medical Records Assistant
|Average Entry Level Salary
||$11-$13 per hour