Continuing Education

Certified Medical Administrative Assistant (CMAA)
Online Program

Clinical medical assistants are skilled multi-taskers who help to maximize the productivity of the healthcare team. Medical assistants enable a healthcare facility to operate more efficiently, which increases revenue and provides a positive experience for patients. In this course, the student will learn medical terminology, medical law and ethics, HIPAA rules, scheduling systems, patient check-in and check-out, contents of a medical record, anatomy, pathophysiology, pharmacology, nutrition, phlebotomy theory, injections, and routine treatment and laboratory duties. They will also learn medical terms and their application by learning the origins of medical words and how to recognize prefixes and suffixes used in medical terminology. Will also learn about the body as a whole and how to differentiate cells, tissues, organs, systems, and cavities. This knowledge will help the student take the next step in their medical career or education. The student will be also able to take the Certified Clinical Medical Assistant (CCMA) national certification exam offered by National Healthcareer Association (NHA).

An Employability Cluster will be provided with this program.
Title Course From To Days Time Room
Certified Medical Administrative Assistant CMAA Jan 2022 May 2022 160 Hours Self-Paced Online

Apply Here!

Laredo CARES 2.