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Clinical Medical Assistant Program

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Clinical Medical Assistant Program

Program Schedule

  • 27-week program (772 hours)
  • 4  days a week
  • Monday - Thursday (8:00 am to 4:00 pm)
  • Friday, optional remediation available
  • 18-week classroom session, 9-week externship

Program Fee

$4500.00 (Financial Aid is available for those who qualify)

Additional expenses up to $600.00, includes:

  • books
  • supplies
  • uniforms
  • immunizations/physical exams

Financial Aid is available for those who qualify

Classroom and Clinical Instruction include:

  • Medical Ethics, Law and Liability
  • Professional Communications
  • Medical Terminology
  • Anatomy and Physiology
  • Clinical Duties and Medical Screening
  • Physical Examinations and Assessments
  • Diagnostic Laboratory Procedures/ECG
  • Minor Surgery Preparations, Infection Control/ ASEPSIS
  • Pharmacology
  • CPR and Emergency First Aid
  • Employment Search Skills/Documents>
  • Study Skills/Technology
  • 9-week externship in a local medical facility

Requirements to be Considered for the CMA Program:

  • You must be at least 18 years or older
  • You must have a high school diploma or equivalent from an accredited institution 
  • You must have a valid government issued ID 
  • You must pass a Level A TABE test with a minimum score of 10.0 or higher 
  • You must submit a Clinical Medical Assistant Application to the Nursing Department

Upon acceptance into the CMA program, the following will be required:

  • Health Requirements
    • Student Health Questionnaire
    • Physical Exam Form
    • Negative TB or Chest X-ray (within 2 months)
    • Flu shot (in current season)
    • Background Check/ Drug Screening
    • Immunizations (TB/ Hepatitis B/ Varicella/ Pertussis/MMR)
  • Supplies
    • Access to a personal computer
    • 3x5 index cards (4 pkgs)
    • 1 Ream of copy paper
    • 3 ring binder (paper/notebook, highlighter, pens-black and red ONLY)
  • Uniforms 
    • Uniforms (Galaxy blue tops and black bottoms)
    • Black Nursing shoes/ black socks
    • Watch with a second hand (no "smart" watches)

How to Get Started

Step 1:  Register for the TABE test ($15.00)

Step 2:  Submit a CMA Application.  You also will need:

  • A government issued Photo I.D.
  • High School Diploma or HSE/GED® 

For more information, please call Fran at 559-327-2802 or Melissa at 559-327-2881

 

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