Course Detail: GES180 - Certified Clinical Medical Assistant (CCMA) (Voucher Included)

Online Training for Certified Clinical Medical Assistant (CMA)Become a Certified Clinical Medical AssistantClinical medical assistants combine clinical and procedural knowledge, working across the domain of health care facilities to aid inpatient treatments and clinical operations. They are tasked with working directly with patients and supporting the work of doctors and other health care professionals. The 100% online course will prepare you to work as a Certified Clinical Medical Assistant (CCMA), designated by the National Healthcare Career Association (NHA).Job Outlook for Certified Clinical Medical AssistantsThe healthcare field offers one of the leading areas of opportunities for career growth today. Within healthcare, medical assistants are among the most in-demand professionals. NHA estimates that job openings for medical assistants are increasing by 9-15% each year.The US Bureau of Labor Statistics concurs with the NHA estimate. Its data indicates job opportunities for medical assistants will grow by 23% overall by 2028. This is four times the expected average growth for all jobs.Medical assistants earn $34,800 per year, or $16.73 per hour on average, according to BLS data.Course ObjectivesPrepare to take and earn the Certified Clinical Medical Assistant (CCMA) examLearn the skills necessary to function as a member of the healthcare team in an ambulatory setting.Know the standards for ethical behavior, therapeutic communication, protecting the privacy of patient informationUnderstand the importance of a first impression and a safe office environmentSummarize the HIPAA Privacy Rule and HIPAA Security RuleDemonstrate basic medical terminology knowledgeDiscuss government and private insurancesIdentify the functions of the major body systemsDemonstrate how to write a chief complaint and obtain a patient historyDiscuss the importance of medical and surgical asepsisExplain the information contained in different types of medical records.Identify the three methods used to perform venipuncture

 Session Information: GES180APR23 (seats remaining)

Schedule: Every day, starting on 04/24/23 and ending on 04/30/24
Times: 12:00am-11:59pm EDT


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