Course Detail: MEDICALASSISTANT - Medical Assistant CCMA Certification First Session
This 166-hour course that will take place over Fall, Winter and Spring terms to prepare students to enter the medical field as a Certified Clinical Medical Assistant (CCMA).
After the successful completion of this course, the student will sit for the National Health Career Association (NHA) exam. This course introduces CCMA practices and their role in a variety of settings. Topics include medical terminology, basic pharmacology, psychology, anatomy and physiology, phlebotomy, HIPAA and other duties CCMA's typically perform. Students will gain knowledge of sterile technique, standards of practice, quality assurance and patient confidentiality. The course includes weekly online homework and a 90 hour clinical in March 2023.