Medical Assistants are the backbone of any healthcare business, including hospitals and doctors’ offices. As a graduate from this online Medical Assistant school, you will take vital signs, assist doctors and nurses, and work with patient records. The medical field is growing and so are the job opportunities for Medical Assistants. Your medical assistant training will make you an important part of the healthcare team.
Why Choose Medical Assisting?
- Earn up to $35,000 a year!*
- Make a difference in patients’ lives
- Enjoy the job security of an in-demand career
- Work in the growing healthcare field
- Upon completion of your Medical Assistant program, you will be prepared to sit for the NHA’s Certified Medical Administrative Assistant (CMAA) certification exam.**
Healthcare is huge! The ever-increasing number of patients and hospital admissions is driving growth in healthcare services. It takes a lot of support to provide quality care for so many people.
Employment in the fast-growing Medical Assistant field offers you a wide range of opportunities for excitement, fulfillment and advancement. Every physician’s office, hospital, outpatient facility, medical laboratory and nursing care facility needs men and women who know what it takes to help patients, handle records and assist doctors and nurses with the utmost in caring and service. So whether you want a career as Medical Assistant in a hospital, doctor’s office, governmental facility or laboratory, this Medical Assisting program will start you on the road to your dream job in the dynamic, in-demand healthcare industry.
As a Medical Assistant, you’ll be a well-respected professional playing a crucial role in the world of healthcare. You will meet fascinating people and find great satisfaction working side-by-side with doctors, nurses and physician assistants. Plus, you can earn up to $35,000 a year* as an experienced Medical Assistant!
What You’ll Learn During Your Medical Assistant Program
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- Medical Terminology
- Introduction to Anatomy
- First Aid Procedures
- Preparing Patients for Exams
- Minor Surgical Procedures
- Preparing and Administering Medications
- Medical Insurance 101
- Front Office Procedures
- Patient Therapies
- Communication Skills
- Bookkeeping Techniques
For the full Medical Assistant course outline, please visit our Course Outline page.
Medical Assistant Program That Fits Your Life
In as little as four months you can be ready to start making $35,000 a year* as a Medical Assistant. And our self-paced online medical assistant training means you can study anytime, anywhere. With this online medical assistant certificate course, there are no in-person medical assistant classes to attend and no schedules to keep. Our Medical Assistant program will teach you everything you need to know to start working as a Medical Assistant…no previous medical experience needed.
Medical Assistant Program Tuition and Financing
Tuition for our online Medical Assistant training varies depending upon the learning option you choose. We offer both an Enhanced Program and Online Program in order to provide the best learning experience for each student. The Enhanced Program contains additional supplements and tools that will assist you in your training and career. And just like our Enhanced Program, the Online Medical Assistant Program includes additional tools, as well as an interactive, online learning environment.
We strive to ensure our online Medical Assistant course is both flexible and affordable. This is why we offer low, interest-free monthly payment options for every student. We are committed to providing you with a high-quality education at an affordable price. Make an investment in yourself today!
For more information, please visit our Tuition and Financing page.
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Join the thousands who have trained with U.S. Career Institute. Get started on your online medical assistant program today and be ready to work in as little as four months!