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Medical Assistant-Capstone

Training Program

Credential(s) Offered

Industry certification, Secondary school diploma

Method of Delivery

Online, e-learning, or distance learning

When offered

Daytime Hours, Evening Hours, Weekends

Instructional Program (CIP)

Medical/Clinical Assistant. 510801

Description

Medical Assistants perform routine administrative and clinical tasks to keep the offices and clinics of physicians, podiatrist, chiropractors, and optometrist offices running smoothly. The objective of the Medical Assisting Program is to prepare students to acquire satisfactory and demonstrate competency in a variety of medical office procedures and laboratory techniques under the direction supervision of a physician. The medical procedures and lab techniques include injections, EKG’s, vital signs, urinalysis,

phlebotomy, assisting in minor surgery and emergency situations. Front office skills include patient date collection, scheduling

patients, answering phone inquiries, insurance claims processing, bookkeeping, billing/collection, keyboarding, transcription, word processing and computer billing. The Medical Assistant diploma program is designed to prepare the student for an entry-level position in a medical office or clinical setting. Upon successful completion of the program, the student will be eligible to work in medical centers, doctors’ offices, and hospitals as a medical assistant under the supervision of a physician or other healthcare provider in any medical setting in the healthcare industry.

Details

Program Length (Weeks)

36

Hours

900

Entrance Requirements

High School Diploma or Equivalent

School

Dawn Career Institute

WIOA Approved Program

Yes

Training Location(s)

252 Chapman Road, Newark DE 19702

Local WIB

1 - Statewide

Type of financial aid offered or have access to

Title IV

Is the proposed curriculum currently certified by an accrediting agency or similar national standardization program?

Yes - Accrediting Commission of Career Schools/Colleges

Is this proposed curriculum considered a nontraditional program of training services for women?

No

Is this proposed curriculum considered a nontraditional program of training services for men?

No

Cost Items

Books (Estimated)

$794.00

In-State/District Tuition

$15,200.00

Out-of-State/District Tuition

$15,200.00

Registration Fee

$100.00

Supplies/Materials/Hand Tools (not included in tuition)

$35.00

Total In-State Program Cost

$16,129.00

Total Out-of-State Program Cost

$16,129.00

Demand Occupation(s)

31-9092.00Medical Assistants
$0.00 per hour

Provider Status

Approved

Address

252 Chapman Road, Newark, Delaware 19702

Phone Number

(302) 273-3560

Fax Number

(302) 533-7673

Last Updated

Feb 24, 2021

Created

Aug 28, 2018