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CLINICAL MEDICAL ASSISTANT

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$2,599 (Textbooks included)

In partnership with Condensed Curriculum International (CCI), this program is intended for students who want to prepare for an exciting, challenging and rewarding career in healthcare. This program will train students to assist physicians by performing functions related to the clinical responsibilities of a medical office. Instruction includes among other things preparing patients for examination and treatment, routine laboratory procedures, diagnostic testing, technical aspects of phlebotomy and the cardiac life cycle. Students will review important topics including phlebotomy, pharmacology, the proper use and administration of medications, taking and documenting vital signs, cardiology including proper lead placements, a professional workplace behavior, ethics and the legal aspects of healthcare. This program includes 140 hours of classroom lecture and hands on labs and a clinical externship opportunity at a local healthcare provider. To be eligible for the clinical rotation, students must successfully complete the 140 hour program, submit to a thorough background check, drug screening and meet other requirements.

Note: Upon successful completion of this program, students would be eligible to sit for the National Healthcareer Association (NHA) Certified Clinical Medical Assistant (CCMA) national examination.

140 hour course plus Clinical Externship
160 Clinical Externship hours

CLASS SCHEDULE

COURSEDATEDAYS / TIME
Corsicana Campus
Clinical Medical Assistant
August 15 - November 16, 2017
including these Saturday dates (August 26, Sept. 9, Sept. 23, Oct. 21, Nov. 4, 2017)
TTH, 6 - 9:30 p.m. & certain
S, 9 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Clinical Medical Assistant (140 hrs)
Clinical (160 hrs) after lecture/lab hours are complete.
Required shot records should be presented at student registration.
*One dose of Tetanus-Diptheria toxin withing last 10 years
*Measles, Mumps, Rubella vaccine - series of (2)
*Complete series of Hepatitis B - three (3) shots
*Varicella Vaccine (Chicken Pox) or acceptable evidence of the disease
*Negative TB skin test or Negative Chest x-ray
(Limited financial aid is available to those who qualify)
903-875-7557
Please note: Cost of test (approx. $155) will be paid by students when scheduled. It is NOT included in Tuition pricing.
Waxahachie Campus Clinical Medical Assistant9/12/17 - 12/21/17
including these Saturday dates (9/30, 10/14, 10/21, 9/9, 11/18, 12/2 & 12/16, 2017)
TTH, 6 - 9:30 p.m. & certain
S, 9 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Clinical Medical Assistant (140 hrs)
Clinical (160 hrs) after lecture/lab hours are complete.
Required shot records should be presented at student registration.
*One dose of Tetanus-Diptheria toxin withing last 10 years
*Measles, Mumps, Rubella vaccine - series of (2)
*Complete series of Hepatitis B - three (3) shots
*Varicella Vaccine (Chicken Pox) or acceptable evidence of the disease
*Negative TB skin test or Negative Chest x-ray
(Limited financial aid is available to those who qualify)
972-923-6483
Please note: Cost of test (approx. $155) will be paid by students when scheduled. It is NOT included in Tuition pricing.

CONTACT INFORMATION

Continuing Education - Ellis County Campus
Darla Littrel, Coordinator
Office: Waxahachie Campus
Work Phone: 972.923.6440
Work Email: darla.littrel@navarrocollege.edu
Continuing Education - Navarro County & South Campuses
David Edwards, Coordinator
Office: Corsicana Campus, Bain Center, Room 101
Work Phone: 903.875.7557
Work Email: david.edwards@navarrocollege.edu

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