Start a Healthy Career with Medical Clinical Assistant Training in Raleigh, NC
Do you enjoy helping and caring for others? Are you looking for a growing field? If so, learn about Medical Clinical Assistant training in Raleigh, NC and how you can start a career in the healthcare field in as little as 15 months. You could even take the Medical Assistant Certification Exam once you earn your Medical Clinical Assistant diploma, to future employers.
Our campus is conveniently located for students all over the Raleigh, Knightdale, Durham, Clayton and Garner areas of North Carolina. Join the Miller-Motte College family and start working towards your new career today.
This is a Hybrid Track program. What does this mean for you? You will take most of your coursework online with video, audio and text-based lessons and interactive discussion groups. You’ll then spend a few hours each week at the campus for face-to-face training. It’s the best of both worlds, for your convenience.
The Medical Clinical Assistant Training Program at MMC
At Miller-Motte College, we use a powerful combination of classroom instruction, online training and hands-on experience to fully prepare you for a new career. You’ll get the immersive training you need to succeed and with our Lifetime Career Assistance, you’ll also get the interview prep, resume assistance and job search help to put you on the path to career success.
While you’re in the Medical Clinical Assistant program, you’ll complete a variety of courses, including:
- Pharmacology: This course discusses the most commonly prescribed medications in the healthcare field. Students review the key drug classifications necessary to understand the relationships between the disease process and medications.
- Medical Insurance Billing: Students will learn the guidelines of Health Maintenance Organizations (HMOs), Preferred Provider Organizations (PPOs), Traditional Insurance, Group Plans, Individual Plans and Government Sponsored Plans, including completing claim forms and processing insurance claims. Methods of pre-certification, pre-authorization and referrals will also be examined.
- Allied Health Orientation: This course will introduce allied health students to various roles of medical professionals. Students will be trained in scope of practice, legal and ethical responsibilities and governmental compliance required within allied health professions.
When you complete Medical Clinical Assistant training, you'll be prepared to become a Certified Medical Assistant by taking the Medical Assistant Certification exam. To learn more about the required courses in the Medical Clinical Assistant program, download our Course Catalog.
A Career as a Medical Assistant
Graduates of MMC’s Medical Clinical Assistant program can feel confident in their decision to work in the fast-growing medical field, as the need for Medical Assistants is expected to grow 23% by 2024, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics.*
Following your Medical Clinical Assistant training program, you’ll be ready to look for work as a Medical Assistant in a hospital, doctor’s office or other healthcare setting.
As a Medical Assistant, you’ll be an important part of the medical team, working with doctors to schedule appointments, maintain and update medical records, perform billing and coding and help patients stay relaxed during medical procedures.
A Career in Healthcare in as Little as One Year. Call Today to Get Started.
This time next year you could be well on your way to a new career in the medical field. Learn more about working as a Medical Assistant and how you can enroll in the Medical Clinical Assistant program at Miller-Motte College in Raleigh, NC. Call us today at 800-705-9182 or click here to request more information.*Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Department of Labor, Occupational Outlook Handbook, 2016-17 Edition, Medical Assistants, on the Internet at https://www.bls.gov/ooh/healthcare/medical-assistants.htm (visited August 22, 2017).