There’s never been a better time to pursue a career in the medical field.
At EBI, our Medical Assisting certificate program can prepare you to play a crucial role in a medical office, handling both clinical and administrative duties. As a liaison between doctors and patients you will work to ensure the office is running smoothly and your practitioners are prepared to offer the best treatment possible.
Medical Assisting Certificate Program
Medical Assisting Courses
Our career-focused curriculum is designed to prepare you to handle both clinical and general office duties in a healthcare environment. Courses include Medical Laboratory I & II, Medical Law & Ethics, and Electronic Medical Records.
What medical assistants do
Medical assisting duties can vary depending on the size of your healthcare facility. Typical administrative tasks include updating patient records and scheduling appointments. On the clinical side, you can be responsible for measuring and recording patients’ vital signs and prepping patients for exams, among many other tasks.
Develop the skills you’ll need to work in a medical office
At EBI, our industry-experienced faculty and staff can help you to hone the skills needed to be successful in a healthcare office. A medical assistant needs to be patient, organized, and above all, be able work well with your medical team to ensure the best treatment for your patients.
Career outlook for medical assistants
Our goal is to provide you with a career-focused education to allow you find the right job for you in the healthcare industry. EBI’s medical assisting program prepares you for a career as a professional medical assistant, phlebotomist, ECG technician, pharmacy technician, medical billing clerk, insurance billing clerk, or chiropractic assistant.
Earn your certificate in as little as 12 months
The Medical Assisting certificate program at EBI provides students with the technical skills and industry knowledge needed to find an entry-level job in the healthcare industry. Upon successful completion of this program, graduates will earn a certificate of completion.
Learn more about EBI’s Medical Assisting certificate program.
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