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Clinical Medical Assistant

Training Program

Credential(s) Offered

Industry certification

Method of Delivery

In Person

When offered

Evening Hours

Instructional Program (CIP)

Medical/Clinical Assistant. 510801

Description

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.

Details

Program Length (Weeks)

14

Hours

140

Entrance Requirements

None

School

Mount Desert Island Adult & Com Ed

WIOA Approved Program

Yes

Training Location(s)

1081 Eagle Lake Rd. Bar Harbor ME

Local WIB

1 - Northeastern Workforce Board

Type of Attainment:

Certified Clinical Medical Assistant (CCMA)

Type of financial aid offered or have access to

3rd party only

Is the proposed curriculum currently certified by an accrediting agency or similar national standardization program?

Yes - National Healthcareer Association (NHA)

Is this proposed curriculum considered a nontraditional program of training services for women?

No

Is this proposed curriculum considered a nontraditional program of training services for men?

No

Cost Items

Testing/Exam Fees

$145.00

In-State/District Tuition

$2,599.00

Total In-State Program Cost

$2,744.00

Demand Occupation(s)

31-9092.00Medical Assistants
$0.00 per hour

Provider Status

Approved

Address

1081 Eagle Lake Rd, Bar Harbor, Maine 04609

Phone Number

(207) 288-4703

Fax Number

(207) 288-9002

Last Updated

Jul 01, 2020

Created

Aug 19, 2016

Renewal

Aug 22, 2017