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Medical Assistant

Medical Assistant includes externships at clinical sites during two courses: SKMAS274 and SKMAS275.

Gainful Employment Information
The Medical Assisting Program (MAP) prepares individuals, under the supervision of physicians, to provide medical office administrative services and perform clinical duties. The Medical Assistant Program trains entry level medical assistants to successfully enter the job market with the required knowledge, skills, and abilities to provide quality patient care.
Required Courses
 Clock Hours:830
SKHCC130Fundamentals in Healthcare Delivery45
SKHCC145Medical Terminology for Healthcare Workers99
SKMAS130Orientation to the Physiology & Psychology of Body Systems48
SKMAS126Administrative Procedures50
SKMAS127Insurance, Billing and Coding50
SKMAS128Electronic Health Records for Medical Assisting30
SKMAN129Automated Computer System for Medical Office Management30
SKMAS210Aseptic Techniques18
SKMAS230Emergencies in the Medical Office18
SKMAS220Laboratory Testing in Patient Care Service Centers24
SKPHB109Phlebotomy: Basic Skills60
SKPHB110Practicum: Fundamental Phlebotomy Skills36
SKMAS265Administration of Medication65
SKMAS260Clinical Procedures73
SKMAS240Applied EKG24
SKMAS274Administrative Medical Assisting Externship80
SKMAS275Clinical Medical Assisting Externship80