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Certified Clinical Medical Assistant

Training Program

Credential(s) Offered

Industry certification

Method of Delivery

Hybrid or blended

When offered

Daytime Hours, Evening Hours, Weekends

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 will sit for the National Healthcareer Association (NHA) Certified Clinical Medical Assistant (CCMA) national examination.

Details

Program Length (Weeks)

20

Hours

140

Entrance Requirements

Course(s)

School

Gray-New Gloucester Adult & Community Education

WIOA Approved Program

Yes

Curriculum Competency Based

Applied Educational Systems

Training Location(s)

Northern Light Mercy Hospital - Westbrook Training Center

Local WIB

4 - Coastal Counties Local Area 4

Name of Credential

Certified Clinical Medical Assistant from the National Healthcare Association

Type of financial aid offered or have access to

WIOA payment, Employer refund

Refund Policy

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

No

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

$155.00

In-State/District Tuition

$2,599.00

Total In-State Program Cost

$2,754.00

Demand Occupation(s)

31-9092.00Medical Assistants
$17.00 per hour

Provider Status

Approved

Address

10 Libby Hill Road, Gray, Maine 04039

Phone Number

(207) 657-9612

Fax Number

(207) 657-7276

Last Updated

May 19, 2022

Created

Sep 30, 2016

Renewal

Nov 09, 2018