Pave the Way to a New Career with the Medical Assistant Program at Miller-Motte College in Jacksonville, NC
Do you have an eye for detail? Are you fascinated by the healthcare industry? Do you enjoy working with a team? If so, then Miller-Motte College’s Medical Clinical Assistant program could prepare you for a satisfying new career in the field of medicine.
With our Medical Clinical Assistant program, you, like many other students in Jacksonville, Beulaville and Richlands, can earn your Diploma in as little as one year and start moving toward a more fulfilling life with confidence.
What to Expect from Clinical Medical Assistant Training
This program offers knowledge, skills and real world experience needed to help you find a great job in the field. Classes you’ll take during the Medical Clinical Assistant program include:
- Medical Terminology: This course will cover medical terminology essential for performing any job in the healthcare field. You’ll learn roots and suffixes of medical vocabulary to help you feel confident and knowledgeable in your new career.
- Medical Insurance: In this class, you’ll learn the information you’ll need to answer basic insurance questions for patients.
- Medical Assisting Clinical: In this lab course, you’ll gain fundamental skills needed for assisting physicians, including taking and recording vital signs, performing patient education and more.
This is a great first step toward your new career. To learn more about the Medical Clinical Assistant program, download our Course Catalog for more specific information.
Potential Careers Available
Medicine is one of the fastest-growing fields in the country. The Bureau of Labor Statistics predicts a 29% increase in the demand for Medical Assistants by 2022. This means that the skills and qualifications you gain at Miller-Motte College will help you become a highly valuable candidate for professions like these:
Without an effective Medical Assistant, it would be difficult for doctors to work efficiently. Those in this position focus on keeping patients happy and relaxed while providing proper care. Other tasks include billing and coding, maintaining medical records and scheduling appointments.
Accurate lab results are a necessity when diagnosing patients. Clinical Assistants' scientific skill and dedication to detail help to produce reliable lab results. They perform routine medical laboratory tests for the diagnosis, treatment and prevention of disease.
Learn More about this Medical Clinical Assistant Program
If a career as a Medical Clinical Assistant interests you, we can help. You can earn your Diploma in as little as one year and start the career you’ve always wanted. Call 866.865.8065 or click here to request more information.*Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Department of Labor, Occupational Outlook Handbook, 2014-15 Edition, Medical Assistants,
on the Internet at http://www.bls.gov/ooh/healthcare/medical-assistants.htm (visited August 11, 2015).