Medical Assistant Occupations

This course is designed to train and prepare students for entry-level employment as an assistant to the doctor in an office, clinic or healthcare center.

Topics include communication skills, ethics, confidentiality, and anatomy, vital signs, assisting with patient exams, pharmacology, administration of medication to include injections and venipuncture, medical terminology, metrics, EKG, and advanced charting. Students will meet California state requirements for administering injections, drawing blood, performing capillary blood collection, preparation and testing to obtain AHA BLS Healthcare Provider CPR certification and AED certification with recognition and proper response to common medical office emergencies. Students are prepared to complete the National Center for Competency Testing (NCCT), National Certified Medical Test Plan and National Certified Medical Assistant (NCMA).

Comprehensive Program

Medical Assistant

Program Information Flyer

Course schedule is subject to change to a distance learning/hybrid format based upon community health concerns and mandates.


Riverside – Alessandro 

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COST: $11,800

Federal Financial Aid available for those who qualify.

21 weeks : September 1, 2021 – February 3, 2022
8:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday

*Internship – Monday – Friday, 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

21 weeks : February 8, 2022 – June 28, 2022
8:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday

*Internship – Monday – Friday, 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.


Indio 

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COST: $11,800

Federal Financial Aid available for those who qualify.

21 weeks : September 1, 2021 – February 3, 2022
8:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday

*Internship – Monday – Friday, 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

21 weeks : February 8, 2022 – June 28, 2022
8:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday

*Internship – Monday – Friday, 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Schedules and fees are subject to change without notice.

Gainful Employment Disclosure

COMBINATION PROGRAM

Medical Assistant & Phlebotomy

Medical Assistants with Phlebotomy may perform tasks including checking patients in, obtaining vital signs, ECGs (EKG), manages and administers blood draws for diagnosis, transfusion, and research purposes, measures heights and weights, collects lab specimens including urinalysis, blood (venipuncture, capillary puncture), administers medications and injections, assists with medical procedures, inputs data into electronic health records, schedules appointments, collects insurance and billing information, and communicates with patients.

Program Information Flyer

Course schedule is subject to change to a distance learning/hybrid format based upon community health concerns and mandates.

Riverside – Alessandro 

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COST: $14,500

Federal Financial Aid available for those who qualify.

27 weeks : September 1, 2021 – March 18, 2022
8:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday

*Internship – Monday – Friday, 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. (Medical Assistant Internship)

*Internship – 5:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m. (Phlebotomy Internship)

27 weeks : December 7, 2021 – June 28, 2022
8:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday

*Internship – Monday – Friday, 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. (Medical Assistant Internship)

*Internship – 5:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m. (Phlebotomy Internship)

Job Skills Upgrade

Phlebotomy

Program Information Flyer

Course schedule is subject to change to a distance learning/hybrid format based upon community health concerns and mandates.

Riverside – Alessandro

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COST: $2,800

6 weeks : September 1, 2021 – October 12, 2021
8:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday

*Internship hours beginning at 5:00 a.m.

6 weeks : October 14, 2021 – December 3, 2021
8:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday

*Internship hours beginning at 5:00 a.m.

6 weeks : December 7, 2021 – January 28, 2022
8:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday

*Internship hours beginning at 5:00 a.m.

6 weeks : February 4, 2022 – March 18, 2022
8:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday

*Internship hours beginning at 5:00 a.m.

6 weeks : March 22, 2022 – May 6, 2022
8:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday

*Internship hours beginning at 5:00 a.m.

6 weeks : May 12, 2022 – June 22, 2022
8:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday

*Internship hours beginning at 5:00 a.m.

Schedules and fees are subject to change without notice.

This course is designed to train and prepare students for entry-level employment as an assistant to the doctor in an office, clinic or healthcare center. Topics include communication skills, ethics, confidentiality, and anatomy, vital signs, assisting with patient exams, pharmacology, administration of medication to include injections and venipuncture, medical terminology, metrics, EKG, and advanced charting. Students will meet California state requirements for administering injections, drawing blood, performing capillary blood collection, preparation and testing to obtain AHA BLS Healthcare Provider CPR certification and AED certification with recognition and proper response to common medical office emergencies. Students are prepared to complete the National Center for Competency Testing (NCCT), National Certified Medical Test Plan and National Certified Medical Assistant (NCMA).