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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

Class Schedule Dates/Times:
Tuesdays: 9:00AM - 1:00PM (Lecture)
Thursdays: 9:00AM - 3:30PM (Clinical Skills Lab)
Online Assignments: 24/7 (Monday - Sunday)
Externship Dates: May 12th  - May 30th  (unpaid)




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, RM NM 160

Wednesday, November 13th  12PM - 1:30PM
St. Petersburg College Clearwater Campus, RM NM 160

Tuesday, December 3rd  5:30PM - 6:30PM
St. Petersburg College Clearwater Campus, RM NM 160

Wednesday, December  18th  10AM- 11:30AM
St. Petersburg College Clearwater Campus, RM NM 160


Thursday, January 9th 10AM-11:30AM
St. Petersburg College Clearwater Campus, RM NM 160

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

38 Sessions
Weekly - Tue, Thu

Location
Clearwater Campus

Instructor
Alicia Jaworski 

 

Notice

Please read:  CLICK HERE FOR CLASS SCHEDULE: Tuesdays: 9:00AM - 1:00PM (Lecture) Thursdays: 9:00AM - 3:30PM (Clinical Skills Lab) Online Assignments: 24/7 (Monday - Sunday) Externship Dates: May 12th - May 30th (unpaid) Information Session Dates: Tuesday, October 29th 12PM-1:30PM St. Petersburg College Clearwater Campus NM160 Wednesday, November 13th 12PM - 1:30PM St. Petersburg College Clearwater Campus NM 160 Tuesday, December 3rd 5:30PM - 6:30PM St. Petersburg College Clearwater Campus NM 160 Wednesday, December 18th 10AM- 11:30AM St. Petersburg College Clearwater Campus NM 160 Thursday, January 9, 10AM to 11:30AM St. Petersburg College Clearwater Campus NM 160

Class Price: 

$3,495.00


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

Schedule Information

Skip dates: (No class on 03/10/2020, 03/12/2020)

Date(s) Class Days Times Location Instructor(s)
1/14/2020 - 5/28/2020 Weekly - Tue, Thu 9:00 AM - 3:30 PM Clearwater, Clearwater Campus  Map, Room: CL-NM166 Alicia Jaworski 

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