Start preparing now for a rewarding career as a Medical Assistant! Throughout this course, you will learn the administrative and clinical competencies needed to be successful in this field. Topics covered in this course will include clinical patient care, administrative assisting, anatomy, pharmacology, point of care testing, phlebotomy and EKG placement through classroom lectures and labs. Clinical externships are available if all of the requirements are met. Books, supplies and exam are all included in this class. Additional costs may include a background check, drug screen and physical. Upon successful completion of this program, students would be eligible to sit for the National Healthcareer Association (NHA) Certified Clinical Medical Assistant (CCMA) national exam. If you are looking to begin, or even enhance your medical career, this class will prepare you with the skills you need to play a vital role in the healthcare industry.