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Certified 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, professional workplace behavior, ethics, and the legal aspects of healthcare. This program includes 96 hours of classroom lecture and hands-on labs and a clinical externship opportunity at a local healthcare provider.  To be eligible for the externship opportunity students must successfully complete the 96-hour program, submit to a thorough background check, drug screening, and meet other requirements. 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)

16

Hours

96

Entrance Requirements

High School Diploma or Equivalent

School

Five Town CSD Adult & Community Education

WIOA Approved Program

Yes

Training Location(s)

25 Keelson Drive, Rockport, Maine

Local WIB

4 - Coastal Counties Local Area 4

Name of Credential

CCMA

Type of financial aid offered or have access to

Students may be eligible for coverage through various WIOA grants or incumbent worker training funds.

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

In-State/District Tuition

$3,200.00

Out-of-State/District Tuition

$3,200.00

Supplies/Materials/Hand Tools (not included in tuition)

$150.00 Scrubs may be required for a potential externship beyond the course requirements. Students may want their own stethoscope.

Total In-State Program Cost

$3,350.00

Total Out-of-State Program Cost

$3,350.00

Demand Occupation(s)

31-9092.00Medical Assistants
$18.00 per hour

Provider Status

Approved

Address

25 Keelson Drive, Rockport, Maine 04856

Phone Number

(207) 236-7800

Fax Number

(207) 230-1059

Web Address

https://

Last Updated

Apr 21, 2022

Created

Apr 20, 2022

Renewal

Apr 21, 2024