Clinical Medical Assistant
Clinical Medical Assistants perform a variety of functions to assist the physician with procedures, care for patients, perform simple laboratory tests and administer medications. A Clinical Medical Assistant can pursue employment as a healthcare professional in a physician's office or clinical setting. This program which is aligned with current industry standards offers students relevant instruction and hands-on experience. Get your education and training quickly to begin earning a salary of $30,000 or more a year! Approximately144 course hours.
1) Student must enroll in and attend a mandatory orientation to qualify for enrollment for the semester.
2) Proof of high school completion or its equivalent is required at the time of registration.
3) Ability to lift 25 lbs
4) Type 25 WPM
5) Be computer proficient
Please see "Clinical Medical Assistant Orientation". Online registration NOT available for this class. Student must enroll at the PSA office in person. Full tuition due at time of enrollment.
**Students must meet externship qualifications: Students are evaluated based on their performance during their course. Medical Assistant passing coursework with 90% or better. 1. Student must complete 100% of the coursework. 2. Student attendance rate must be 90% of course hours. 3. Student must pass a background check and have the following: a resume, typing certificate, tuberculosis screening, externship application, immunization record, confidentiality agreement/HIPAA certification and drug testing. Some extern sites may have additional requirements.