As a Medical Assistant you will have the opportunity to work alongside doctors and nurses to help provide care to patients ranging from infants and children to adults and the elderly. Medical Assistants perform a variety of skills ranging from administrative to technical lab procedures.
- Earn your Medical Assistant certificate in just 9 short months
- Thrive while learning in a small class of 15 students
- Apply for a full-tuition scholarship or grant and be debt free after graduation!
As a Medical Assistant your duties may include drawing blood, EKG’s, administering medications and giving injections, as well as preparing patients for examination and assisting the physician throughout the procedure.
At EVMC our small classes will enable you to learn one on one with our experienced instructors who care about the success of their students, going above and beyond by offering group or private tutoring. In 9 short months you will gain real world experience that will prepare you for your exciting career as a Medical Assistant.
What Will I Learn?
- Electrocardiography (ECG training)
- Examination Techniques
- Assisting with Surgical Procedures
- Clinical Aspects of Billing and Coding
- Patient Communication and Much More!
Where Can I Work?
- Doctors' offices
- Medical Centers
- Urgent Care
- Rehab facilities
As the health care industry expands because of technological advances in medicine and the growth and aging of the population, there will be an increased need for health care workers. According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, employment of medical assistants is expected to grow 23 percent nationally through 2024, much faster than average for all occupations.**Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Department of Labor, Occupational Outlook Handbook, 2016-17 Edition, Medical Assistants, on the Internet By Clicking Here.