Clinical Medical Assistant

HLTCE 1011, Course Code: 4695

Prepare yourself for an exciting, challenging and rewarding career in healthcare. This program will train you to assist physicians by performing functions related to the clinical responsibilities of a medical office. Instruction includes preparing patients for examination and treatment, routine laboratory procedures, diagnostic testing, technical aspects of phlebotomy and the cardiac life cycle. We will review important topics including phlebotomy, pharmacology, proper administration of medications, recording vital signs, cardiology, workplace behavior, ethics and the legal aspects of healthcare. This program includes 140-hours of classroom lecture, hands-on labs and a clinical externship opportunity at a local healthcare provider. To be eligible for the clinical rotation, you must successfully complete the 140 hour program, submit to a thorough background check, drug screening and meet other requirements. Upon successful completion of this program, you are eligible to sit for the National Healthcareer Association (NHA) Certified Clinical Medical Assistant (CCMA) national examination. Registration ends one week prior to start of course.

Course Fee:
$2,399.00

# of Sessions:
34

Instructor:
Instructor,CCI

Dates:
6/12/12 to 9/13/12, excluding 6/23/12, 7/7/12, 7/21/12, 8/4/12, 8/18/12, 9/1/12, 9/8/12

Meeting:
Tuesday, Thursday from 6:00PM to 9:30PM

Location:
Workforce Development Center, Room 1402

Dates:
6/16/12

Meeting:
Saturday from 9:00AM to 4:30PM

Location:
Workforce Development Center, Room 1402

Dates:
6/30/12

Meeting:
Saturday from 9:00AM to 4:30PM

Location:
Workforce Development Center, Room 1402

Dates:
7/14/12

Meeting:
Saturday from 9:00AM to 4:30PM

Location:
Workforce Development Center, Room 1402

Dates:
7/28/12

Meeting:
Saturday from 9:00AM to 4:30PM

Location:
Workforce Development Center, Room 1402

Dates:
8/11/12

Meeting:
Saturday from 9:00AM to 4:30PM

Location:
Workforce Development Center, Room 1402

Dates:
8/25/12

Meeting:
Saturday from 9:00AM to 4:30PM

Location:
Workforce Development Center, Room 1402

Contact Us

Community Education
Heartland Community College
Workforce Development Center, Suite 2400
1500 West Raab Road
Normal, IL 61761
Phone: 309-268-8160
TDD: 309-268-8030
Fax: 309-268-7882
E-mail: Community.Education@heartland.edu

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