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Medical Assistant Information

Comprehensive vocational training in
both front and back office skills is what
you’ll get if you enroll in this program.
Clinical medical practices combined with
the latest in office skills make graduates
highly flexible in many settings.
Becoming a medical assistant can open
doors and allow your career in the
medical field to begin.
What this program will teach you...
 
Success Skills:
  • Keyboarding & Word Processing
  • Windows 7/Microsoft Office2016
  • Data Entry/ Internet
  • Business Math/Calculator Skills
  • Medical Customer Service Skills
Medical Front Office Procedures –
Medical Administration:
  • Medical Terminology & Anatomy
  • Medical Office Communications
  • Medical Paperless Records/Office
  • Patient Demographics/Registration
  • Preliminary Duties Required
  • Patient Work-Up/Completing Office
    Visit
  • Medical Records Management
Medical Back Office Procedures:
  • First Aid – CPR - Vital Signs
  • Specimen Collection - Medical
    Emergencies
  • Injections – EKG
  • Instrument Preparation & Sterilization
 
Entrance Requirements: High School
Diploma Transcripts or High School Equivalency is required to enter into the program.
CTEC Entrance Exam: Must be taken and passed prior to enrollment.
Tuition Fee: $1,700 which includes
books, uniforms, and BP Kit. (Due to continued program improvement, all fees are subject to revision without notice.)
Course Length
19 Weeks
 
Fall Semester Begins
August 8, 2019
 
Register Today at Porterville Adult School
Monday-Thursday
8:00am-8:30pm
Friday
8:00am-3:30pm
 
 
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