HLTH6100 Clinical Medical Assistant Program

@ UH Maui College

Description

Learn the skills necessary to assist physicians by performing functions related to the clinical aspects of a medical office. Topics include: 1) preparing patients for examination and treatment, routine procedures and diagnostic testing; 2) HIPAA, patient confidentiality, legal aspects of healthcare and regulatory patient care issues; 3) recording and taking of vital signs, review and administration of medications, allergies and other pharmacology-related items; 4) laboratory procedures, phlebotomy and the proper techniques required to collect specimens for laboratory analysis; and 5)cardiology and the proper placement of leads when taking a 12-lead EKG. Note: This Blended course format includes 140+ hours of online self-paced instruction and 16 hours of hands-on instruction on the island of Lanai. Required: Completion of or pursuing a high school diploma or GED Suggested: Students who complete this comprehensive course will be prepared to sit for the National Healthcareer Association (NHA) Certified Medical Assistant (CCMA) national certification examination.

Credentials Available

Certificate of Professional Development
Certificate of Participation

Cost of Program

$2,999   –   "Do I have to pay this?"

Program Duration

Total Weeks

Not provided

Total Hours

156.0

Program Categories

"Green" program?

No

C3T program?

No

APPRENTICESHIP program?

No

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About This Provider

UH Maui College

Offering training in Maui County
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Description of School

UH Maui College offers 4-year bachelors degrees, professional studies, certificate programs, as well as non-credit workforce development courses designed for career success.

Accreditation and/or Licensing Agency

Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC)

Financial Aid Options

UH Maui College has a full service Financial Aid Office with access to a variety of resources.

Yes

This provider is accessible to people with disabilities.

Yes

This provider does offer job placement services to its students.

Contact Information

Contact Person:
Office of Continuing Education & Training

Address:
310 W. Kaahumanu Avenue
Kahului, HI 96732

Phone:
(808) 984-3231

Fax:
(808) 984-3874

Email:
edventure-op-staff@lists.hawaii.edu

Website:
maui.hawaii.edu

ETP Approval Dates

Last Approved On: June 30, 2016
Valid Through: June 30, 2017