Distance Education Program:
We now offer a very affordable nationally accredited Medical Assistant program completely online! Our online Medical Assistant program will provides a very flexible course schedule, allowing you to take your classes online anywhere and at anytime! There are no time limits or deadlines, so you can just study your classes online at your own pace and complete the program at your convenience. Most student finish the program in as little as 6-8 weeks!
Medical Assistant Program Outline:
Medical Assistant Program Classes: Medical Terminology, Human Body Planes, Basic Human Anatomy and Physiology, Medical Office Professionalism, Patient Communication, Medical Records, Basic Medical Law, Scheduling Appointments, Medical Billing and Insurance Claims, Infection Control, Surgical Instruments, Emergency Care, Clinical Equipment, Patient History and Physicals, EKG and Lab Testing, Specimen Collection and Lab Safety, Introduction to Patient Medications, Virtual Phlebotomy Lab (Collecting a Blood Sample), Virtual Injection Lab, Medication injections, Measuring A Pulse and Introduction to CPR.
Required Program Textbook:
All students entering our online distance education program are required to purchase the textbook: Outline Review for the Medical Assistant , by Marsha Perkins Hemby (second edition). This text contains all the materials required to successfully complete our program. The text is available in our online bookstore or at Amazon.com and sells for about $50 (used copies are often available).