Clinical Medical Assisting
Medical Assistants are in high demand! Become well-versed in a number of medical topics including phlebotomy, pharmacology, and cardiology. Learn to prepare patients for examination and treatment, conduct routine laboratory procedures, diagnostic testing, and more. The 140 hours of classroom lecture, hands on labs, and a clinical externship at a local healthcare provider will prepare you to assist physicians with a number of clinical responsibilities.
Upon successful completion, you will be eligible to sit for the National Healthcareer Association (NHA) Certified Clinical Medical Assistant (CCMA) national exam. Free information sessions are available for this program. Call 706.507.8070 for information.
NOTE: Not all health care programs are available every semester. Please check back often if you do not see the health care course that you are looking for.
OFFERED IN PARTNERSHIP WITH CCI
Since 1993, Condensed Curriculum International (CCI) has been supporting innovative, allied healthcare training and education programs in partnership with colleges and universities, adult education centers, workforce agencies, career centers, and healthcare organizations nationwide. Currently, with over 300 partnerships operating in 40 states, CCI helps support Pharmacy Technician, Medical Billing & Coding, Electronic Health Records Management, Medical Office, Home Health Aide, IV Therapy, Phlebotomy, EKG Technician and other leading healthcare programs. Their goal is to ensure that students who successfully complete these programs will have the necessary skills to pursue employment opportunities in hospitals, clinics, research and other healthcare organizations nationwide.