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Clinical Medical Assistant Program with Clinical Externship
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Clinical Medical Assistant Program with Clinical Externship

$2,799

with Condensed Curriculum

Calendar Next session starts Oct 2, 2018 at 5:30 pm, runs for 22 weeks

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 among other things preparing patients for examination and treatment, routine laboratory procedures, diagnostic testing, technical aspects of phlebotomy and the cardiac life cycle. Students will review important topics including phlebotomy, pharmacology, the proper use and administration of medications, taking and documenting vital signs, cardiology including proper lead placements, a professional workplace behavior, ethics and the legal aspects of healthcare. This program includes 140 hours of classroom lecture and hands-on labs and a clinical externship opportunity at a local healthcare provider. To be eligible for the clinical rotation, students must successfully complete the 140-hour program, submit to a thorough background check, drug screening and meet other requirements. Note: Upon successful completion of this program, students would be eligible to sit for the National Healthcareer Association (NHA) Certified Clinical Medical Assistant (CCMA) national examination. Student Tuition: $2,799 (Textbooks included) Course Contact Hours: 140 hours + Clinical Externship Clinical Externship Hours: 160 hours October 2, 2018 – February 27, 2019 Tuesday & Thursday 5:30pm – 9:00pm

Dental Assisting Program with Clinical Externship
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Dental Assisting Program with Clinical Externship

$1,399

with Condensed Curriculum

Calendar Next session starts Oct 16, 2018 at 5:30 pm, runs for 9 weeks

The Dental Assisting Program prepares students for entry-level positions in one of the fastest growing healthcare positions - Dental Assisting. The Dental Assisting program will cover key areas and topics exposing the student to both classroom and hands-on instruction. The classroom instruction reviews the necessary anatomy, terminology, legal and ethical issues as well as the policy and guidelines necessary to understanding the scope of practice and the practical aspects of dental assisting. Topics include instrument identification, equipment maintenance, tooth structure and oral cavity anatomy, dental anesthesia, sterilization, and charting. The student will learn the steps necessary to assist the dentist while providing quality dental care within the community. The program includes the review of tooth charting, restorations, bridge implants, bitewing, panograph, and periapical x-ray and the mixing of dental types of cement. As part of this Dental Assisting program, you will be eligible to participate in a 40-hour clinical externship. Student Tuition: $1,399 (Textbooks included) Course Contact Hours: 60 hours Clinical Externship Hours: 40 hours October 16, 2018 – December 13, 2018 Tuesday & Thursday 5:30pm – 9:00pm

Medical Administrative Assistant Program with Clinical Externship
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Medical Administrative Assistant Program with Clinical Externship

$1,399

with Condensed Curriculum

Calendar Next session starts Oct 10, 2018 at 5:30 pm, runs for 8 weeks

This 50-hour course prepares students to function effectively in many of the administrative and clerical positions in the healthcare industry. Medical Administrative Assistants, Medical Secretary, and Medical Records Clerks are all positions in great demand. This program covers important background information on the medical assisting profession and interpersonal skills, medical ethics and law, medical terminology, basics of insurance billing and coding, telephone techniques, scheduling appointments, medical records management and management of practice finances. This program is intended to provide students with a well-rounded introduction to medical administration so that a student can gain the necessary skills required to obtain a medical administrative assistant position in the healthcare field. As part of this Medical Administrative Assistant program, you will be eligible to participate in a 40-hour clinical externship. This program meets the necessary requirements to take the National Healthcareer Association (NHA) - Certified Medical Administrative Assistant (CMAA) exam. Student Tuition: $1,399 (Textbooks included) Course Contact Hours: 50 hours Clinical Externship Hours: 40 hours October 10, 2018 – December 3, 2018 Monday & Wednesday 5:30pm – 9:00pm





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