At Arlington Career Institute, our expansive Medical Assistant program provides you with a combination of clinical and administrative skills necessary to thrive in the fast-paced health care industry. As a medical assistant, your job duties may include: medical records clerk, medical biller/coder, customer service rep, insurance verification clerk, medical receptionist, front office clerk, phlebotomist, lab tech or admittance clerk.
A medical assistant is a vital link between the patient and the health care delivery system, providing essential support to both patients and physicians. Additionally, medical assistants can reap the benefits of attaining a job in a well-paid position in the growing medical industry.
Upon completion of the program, students will take the MA Certification Exam administered by the National Association for Health Professionals (NAHP). Students will also become CPR-certified and receive certificates in phlebotomy and EKG.
You can be fully prepared to enter the health care field as a medical assistant in just 11 months!
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