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Certified Clinical Medical Assistant 16 Week

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What is a Certified Clinical Medical Assistant?
A Clinical Medical Assistant is a multi-skilled allied health care professional that specializes in
procedures commonly performed in the ambulatory health care setting. Clinical Medical
Assistants perform both clinical and administrative duties and provide skilled assistance to a
variety of providers including physicians, nurse practitioners and physician assistants. They
typically work in medical offices, clinics, urgent care centers and may work in general medicine or
specialty practices.

Common duties of a Clinical Medical Assistant include administrative and clinical tasks, such as:
  • Taking patient histories and vitals
  •  Assisting providers with exams and procedures
  • Administering injections and medications
  • Preparing laboratory specimens
  • Performing EKG, Phlebotomy, and laboratory procedures
  • Checking patients in and out upon arrival and departure
  • Answering phone calls and questions
  • Working in the Electronic Health Record (EHR)
  • Insurance, Billing & Coding
Total # of Hours:495 
Online: 247 hours (Students should expect to study on a average 16 hours a week)
Classroom: 168 hours
Externship: 80 hours

ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS: 
-Must attend Mandatory Information Session(s)
-CMA Program Application 
-Must have High School Diploma or GED
-Copy of College Transcripts 
-TABE or PERT scores; (Please Note: TABE Score must be at a minimum of 5 or higher; PERT Scores must  be at a minimum of 90 on each of the following subject areas: Math, Reading and Writing) 

Location:
St. Petersburg College-Clearwater Campus
2465 Drew Street
Clearwater, FL 33765
Room#:NM-166 (Lectures/Labs)

Class Fee: $ 3,495
• Instructional Cost
• Uniforms
• CPR (American Heart Association) 
• NHA Study Prep Materials/Certification Exam



Information Session Dates:
Tuesday, October 29th   12PM-1:30PM
St. Petersburg College Clearwater Campus

Thursday, November 14th  12PM - 1:30PM
St. Petersburg College Clearwater Campus

Tuesday, December 3rd  5:30PM - 6:30PM
St. Petersburg College Clearwater Campus

Wednesday, December  18th  10AM- 11:30AM
St. Petersburg College Clearwater Campus



Please Note:
*CPR Certfication must be from American Heart Association and valid for at least ONE year from class start date.

**This is a non-credit program and is not PELL GRANT eligible.**

**This is a Full Time blended program that consists of online assignments, face-to-face classroom training, and externship.




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Class Details

163 Sessions
Days of the Week :Multiple Days of the Week :
  Online 24/7.  
  Weekly - Tue.  
  Weekly - Thu.  
  Weekly - Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri.  

Location : Clearwater Campus Location : 
  Clearwater Campus.

Instructor : To Be Determined 

 

Notice

Please read:  Information Session Dates: Tuesday, October 29th 12PM-1:30PM St. Petersburg College Clearwater Campus Thursday, November 14th 12PM - 1:30PM St. Petersburg College Clearwater Campus Tuesday, December 3rd 5:30PM - 6:30PM St. Petersburg College Clearwater Campus Wednesday, December 18th 10AM- 11:30AM St. Petersburg College Clearwater Campus

Class Price: 

$3,495.00


Registration Closes On
Tuesday, January 7, 2020 @ 12:00 AM

Schedule Information

Date(s) Class Days Times Location Instructor(s)
1/14/2020 - 5/7/2020 Online 24/7 12:00 AM - 12:00 AM N/A - Online To Be Determined 
1/14/2020 - 5/5/2020 Weekly - Tue 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM Clearwater, Clearwater Campus  Map, Room: CL-NM166 To Be Determined 
1/16/2020 - 5/7/2020 Weekly - Thu 9:00 AM - 3:30 PM Clearwater, Clearwater Campus  Map, Room: CL-NM160 To Be Determined 
5/11/2020 - 5/29/2020 Weekly - Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri 8:00 AM - 4:30 PM N/A - Online To Be Determined 

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