HI 6000E

Medical Assistant with Clinical Externship

Certification Training

Program

Is helping others a passion of yours? Medical Assistants are a valuable part of the healthcare team when providing patient care under the supervision of a physician and other licensed healthcare providers. With a 29% growth, Medical Assisting is one of the fastest growing healthcare careers. The Medical Assistant certification exhibits your knowledge and dedication to becoming a healthcare professional, whether you want to work in a clinical setting or a hospital system. Medical assistants not only provide clinical care, but may also be called upon to complete administrative tasks.

*Individuals that reside in California and Washington may have additional state requirements to become a CCMA.

35 weeks
Program Length
CCMA, CCSP, CMAA
Certifications
  • $24,000–$46,000
Estimated Salary
Issuing Authority

Tuition

ONLY

$4,300

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About our payment options

We have four options for paying for tuition. You can pay in full today, spread out payments, use employer tuition reimbursement or government aid programs like MyCAA and WIOA.

Pay in Full

0% APR

$4,300
One time payment

Government Aid

0% APR

$0
No payment required

4 Payments

0% APR

$1,075
Equal Payments

12 Payments

6% APR

$380
Equal Payments

Final pricing is given at time of purchase and may vary from the example pricing given above.

HI 6000E

Program Details

Details

Clinical Medical Assistants are multi-skilled allied healthcare professionals who may administer medications, assist with minor procedures, record vital signs, take medical histories, prepare patients and rooms for examinations, handle laboratory specimens, provide patient education, and much more. Because of the specialized skill set and knowledge that is held by ...

Courses

Duration

CS 1011

1 week(s)

HI-6010

14 week(s)

EX-6010

8 week(s)

Total Program Duration

35 week(s)

Completion

  • Understand basic human anatomy and utilize medical terminology and responsible communication in the healthcare facility
  • Comply with HIPAA/HITECH, OSHA, CMS and other healthcare regulations and laws as they apply to patient information
  • Comprehend the use of Diagnosis and Procedure codes and employ Electronic Health Records and related Practice Management
  • Recognize the importance of infection control and environmental safety in general, specialty and surgical practices
  • Gain an understanding of the laboratory, specimen collection techniques, cardiopulmonary testing, pharmacology and medication administration

What’s included

    • Expert-led video based training
    • Textbooks (printed and e-book)
    • Competency assessments
    • National Certification exam fees
    • Scrubs
    • Stethoscope

Requirements

    • Web browser with internet connection
    • Course registration
    • Course payment
    • High School Diploma or GED

Location

Fully online

Enrollment

Open for enrollment

Creator

MedCerts Subject Matter Expert

Support

One-on-one mentoring through Student Support

Related Certifications

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More about us, MedCerts

We’ve helped over 18,000 students get the qualifications they need to start a new career.

Fully online

Once enrolled, you’ll receive access to online textbooks, video instruction, workbooks, course schedules, and login details. All materials are online and available to access anytime. Each course details exactly the time and requirements needed to complete.

Flexible

You have access to the online video instruction and resources 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, allowing you to complete your course schedule anywhere and anytime in places with high speed internet access.

One-on-one

You will have a personalized one-on-one new student orientation. Throughout your enrollment, our certified Student Support Advisors are there to provide ongoing assistance with your subject matter inquiries.

Job placement support

After your certification, MedCerts works with you on resume writing, interview prep, and job finding support so you can find a job as quickly as possible. We have partnerships with staffing agencies and companies like Walgreens and CVS to get you to work sooner.

Exam fees covered

With the price of tuition, MedCerts covers the cost of the exams you need to take to receive your certification. Your first time taking the exam is fully covered by MedCerts.

Short-term

With programs as short as 12 weeks, you can be on your way to job certification faster than traditional schools or training programs. Job placement support will help you get a job as soon as possible.

A Valuable education

See How MedCerts Compares

A better future should be available for everyone. MedCerts training programs are some of the most competitively price ways to start a new career.

  MedCerts Community College Online College
Average Program Cost $4,000 $10,000–$12,000 $28,000–$56,000
Length of Study 12–36 weeks 2–4 years 2–4 years
Location All online Physical campus Online and on-campus
Access 24-hours Only during class hours Only during class hours

This table is provided for reference only. Actual pricing may vary. Pricing is based on full-cost tuition and fees for a Medical Assistant program or similar program before financial aid or other assistance at MedCerts, Oakland Community College, and Kaplan University. Values collected March 2018.

Michelle, 20s

Kansas

Went from Retail Clerk to Pharmacy Technician.

I had nothing but great experiences with MedCerts! They were always very quick to answer any of my questions and gave me all the information I needed! I also loved that they do study sessions with you prior to taking your certification exam to make sure you know your stuff and you are ready!

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