This program is both clerically and medically oriented and prepares individuals to assist in physicians’ offices, hospitals, clinics, schools and other health related facilities.
Medical Secretary skills such as electronic medical records (EMR), filing, office procedures, word processing, use of automated office equipment, computerized medical office procedures and Medical Billing/Coding are taught along with Medical Assistant skills/topics such as medical terminology, anatomy and physiology, electrocardiograms, pharmacology, vital signs, phlebotomy and assisting the physician in medical examinations.
A 4-week, 160-hour, clinical externship will be scheduled following the classroom portion of the course.
Completed application, two professional references, passing score on the TABE pre-entrance exam, interview with lead instructor, 250-word essay, HS Diploma or GED®/HSE required. Please provide college transcripts, if prior attendance.
Up-to-date physical and immunizations and students provide their own uniform, stethoscope, watch and shoes.
Graduation Rate: 79% → Job Placement Rate: 88%
A graduating class of Medical Assistants at CiTi.