Clinical Medical Assistant
As a Clinical Medical Assistant, you will assist the physician, carry out
procedures, care for patients, perform basic lab tests and administer
medication while working in a physician’s office or clinical setting. This
course combines 134 hours of classroom instruction (including quizzes and
activities online) and off-site externship of 160 hours to provide students with a comprehensive learning experience. Preregistration is required.
Tuesday, May 20, 2014
6 - 7:00pm
Must be registered to attend.
Please call 916-781-6280 or register online at www.sccommed.org
Saturdays, May 31-Sept 20, 2014
9am - 4:30pm
To download the Clinical Medical Assistant class packet click here
333 Sunrise Ave
$ 1,999 Tuition includes uniform, supplies, CPR certification and certification examination. Please Note: Textbook must be purchased by student separately from JBL Publishing, cost approximately $150.
Community Job Survey:
Starting pay $12-18 per hour. Six of the ten fastest growing occupations from 2005-12 are in the allied health field. the US Department of Labor indicates the need for Clinical Medical Assistants is expected to grow by 50% by 2012.
“Eligible” students will be placed in externships. An eligible student is one who has all prerequisites on file with The Learning Oasis and has successfully completed the classroom portion of the course. Full details will be given during the first class session.
Minimum 18 years of age and high school completion or its equivalent. Students need competency in, or completion of a basic computer operations course. Students will be required to have access to the Internet, printing capabilities and an email address. Prior to placement in an externship, students will need to show proof of completing a CPR course for the Healthcare Provider, a health examination including TB testing and submission of a resume. Students must also have a basic mastery of English reading and comprehension and math basics.
This program satisfies all training guidelines established by the California Certifying Board for Medical Assistants (CCBMA) and graduates will be qualified to apply for optional certification.