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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:
Wednesdays: 6:00PM - 10:00PM (Lecture)
Saturdays: 9:00AM - 3:30PM (Lab)
Online Assignments: 24/7 (Monday- Sunday)
Externship Dates: June 1st  - June 19th (unpaid)

-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) 

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


Class Details

35 Sessions
Weekly - Wed, Sat

Clearwater Campus

Tomasina Dewalt 



Please read:  CLICK HERE FOR CLASS SCHEDULE: Wednesdays: 6:00PM - 10:00PM (Lecture) Saturdays: 9:00AM - 3:30PM (Lab) Online Assignments: 24/7 (Monday- Sunday) Externship Dates: June 1st - June 19th (unpaid)

Class Price: 


Registration Closes On
Wednesday, February 5, 2020 @ 11:59 PM

Schedule Information

Skip dates: (No class on 03/07/2020, 03/11/2020, 03/14/2020, 04/11/2020, 05/23/2020)

Date(s) Class Days Times Location Instructor(s)
2/5/2020 - 6/20/2020 Weekly - Wed, Sat 6:00 PM - 10:00 PM Clearwater, Clearwater Campus  Map, Room: CL-NM166 Tomasina Dewalt 

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