Allied's Clinical Medical Assistant Training Program (510 Hours)
Prerequisite: Medical Administrative Assistant Training
Ready to learn the clinical aspects of your medical assisting career? Allied's Clinical Medical Assisting Program delves into the hands-on procedures you'll perform in the back office of a medical facility – including assisting the medical provider in the examination and treatment of patients!
From administering medications using proper mathematical formulas and giving injections and immunizations to performing basic laboratory tests and assisting in minor surgical procedures, you'll be prepared to play a vital role in any medical office setting.
Here’s how Allied's Medical Assistant Training prepares you!
- In-depth instruction through comprehensive lessons
- Realistic simulations and interactive software that facilitates hands-on practice
- Competency challenges that teach you to apply the course concepts of real-life scenarios
Clinical Medical Assistant (Back Office) Training Program (510 Hours)
Learn the clinical medical assistant duties commonly performed by medical assistants every day. You'll be trained to perform procedures to assist various medical providers in the care of patients in a physician’s office, medical clinic, hospital, or various other clinical settings.
You'll have the know-how to collect and prepare laboratory specimens, perform basic laboratory tests, dispose of contaminated supplies, and sterilize medical instruments. Additionally, you'll be equipped to prepare and administer medications using proper mathematical formulas, authorize drug refills as directed by a physician, prepare and telephone prescriptions to a pharmacy, perform phlebotomy, and give injections and immunizations.
You'll also receive pharmacology training as it relates to medical assisting, as well as trained to prepare patients for X-rays, perform electrocardiograms, remove sutures, perform wound care, change dressings, and assist in minor surgical procedures.
- Pharmacology (30 Hours)
- Anatomy and Physiology (75 Hours)
- Medical Assisting Back Office (245 Hours)
- Medical Assisting Externship (160 Hours)