Train to be a medical assistant in California
As healthcare professionals performing valuable clinical and administrative duties, medical assistants use their skills to help patients feel better and help medical offices run smoothly. If you can see yourself taking care of others, this may be the career field for you.
Get trained and ready to work in about 9 months.
The fast-track medical assisting training program at SBBCollege is designed for students seeking entry-level positions in healthcare as the first step in a stable career in the medical field.
Students will acquire the skills and knowledge needed for clinical procedures such as preparing patients for treatment, administering injections, sterilizing instruments and performing venipuncture procedures. To strengthen their training, medical assisting students will also be proficient in their understanding of the structure and function of the human body, medical terminology and medical law and ethics.
In addition, students will receive the benefits of cross-training as they learn important front-office administrative skills like medical billing and coding, electronic health records and processing insurance forms.
Upon completion of the program, graduates are qualified for entry-level positions as medical assistants, lab assistants, caregivers and more in medical offices, clinics, or hospitals. Graduates are also eligible to sit for the Registered Medical Assistant (RMA) and/or the Certified Clinical Medical Assistant (CCMA) examinations.
Are you ready for career training? Find out!
Take the SBBCollege Career Training Readiness Quiz. The fun, online quiz takes 3 minutes to complete and you’ll get a personalized report. Identify your strengths and social style plus the training and positions you’re best suited for. Get your career training readiness score now!
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Financial aid is available to those who qualify. Programs vary by campus location.