MyCAA, SkillSource & VA Approved! This program is intended for students who want to prepare for an exciting, challenging and rewarding career in healthcare. This program will train students to assist physicians by performing functions related to the clinical responsibilities of a medical office. Instruction includes phlebotomy, EKG and various other procedures. 140 hours of classroom lecture, skills lab and 160 hour clinical externship opportunity at a local healthcare provider. Upon successful completion of this program, students will be eligible to sit for the (NHA) Certified Clinical Medical Assistant (CCMA) national certification exam. Books are included in the tuition. NHA Exam Fee is NOT included in tuition. Criminal Background Fee is NOT included in tuition. BLS CPR and immunizations are required before clinical placement.
Mandatory Orientation 6pm Wednesday, May 14 or May 21 at MIP in Room 134. No appointment needed.
Prerequisite: Current BLS-CPR card, crinimal background & urine drug screening, Neg. TB, Tetanus/Diphtheria, MMR, Varicella, Hep. B immunizations.