In Rancho Cordova and Fairfield.
Interested in attending InterCoast but still need your high school diploma? we want to help! InterCoast offers students an opportunity to obtain a high school diploma while attending the Medical Assistant Programs! Call for more information 1-877-227-3377 ! *some restrictions may apply
This program is designed for those students who desire knowledge and skills in both the administrative front office and clinical back office. The program includes 180 hours of training in a medical facility in order to meet the requirements for testing as a Nationally Certified Medical Assistant through the NCCT. Students will also develop proficiency skills in Microsoft Word.
The program is designed to provide students with extensive and comprehensive training in body structure and the functions of the various body systems. Students will develop a working knowledge of specimen collection and various laboratory procedures to include infection control, EKG, injections, and sterilization. Students will also learn proper techniques in assisting in minor surgical procedures and preparation of patients for diagnostic tests.
Students will also be certified in CPR. Students will develop administrative skills such as patient scheduling, obtaining and maintaining patient data, medical office bookkeeping, insurance billing, and automated office information management, including Typing, Computerized Billing and Microsoft Word.
45 WEEKS TO COMPLETE / 900 HOURS
Graduates will be qualified for entry-level positions in the medical field such as:
- Medical Assistant, front office and/or back office,
- Insurance Billing,
- EKG Technician,
- Medical Office Manager,
- Medical Office
- Bookkeeping Clerk,