CLINICAL MEDICAL ASSISTANT - INTENSIVE

 
General Information
Description of ProgramOffers an extensive hands-on instruction course so students will be prepared for employment in medical offices, hospitals, labs and other allied health related facilities. This course will cover front office skills, personal and professional skills, medical skills and computer skills. Patient communication and the role and ethical responsibilities of Medical Assistants will be covered and is necessary to achieve certification. Topics include infection control, safety, medical emergencies, human anatomy, medical terminology, assisting with physical exam, measuring vital signs, electrocardiography (EKG), hematology, phlebotomy, routine lab tests, and how to set up trays and sterilize instruments. This course includes live venipuncture and capillary puncture in class. An 80-hour clinical internship rotation will be provided and supervised. At the end of this course, students will be able to sit for the EKG, Phlebotomy and Medical Assistant Certification Exams, for an additional cost. Call for more detailed information.
LocationNassau
Geographic AreaTown of North Hempstead, New York; Westbury, New York; Nassau County, New York
 
Client Information
EligibilityPrograms are offered to adults on a space available basis with tuition.
 
Fees or Charges
Types of FeesFees: Some additional fees are required for some classes.
 
Contact Information
Physical Site Address 11196 Prospect Avenue
Physical Site City, State, ZipWestbury, NY 11590
Mailing Address 11196 Prospect Avenue
Mailing City, State, ZipWestbury, NY 11590
Main Phone(516)622-6950
Program Emailadultreg@nasboces.org
Web Addresshttp://www.nassauboces.org/adulted
 
Additional Information
Last UpdateNov18
 
Affiliated Agency and Services
Affiliated Agency:
NASSAU BOCES ADULT CAREER AND TECHNICAL EDUCATION
This Program: CLINICAL MEDICAL ASSISTANT - INTENSIVE
Affiliated Services: CLINICAL MEDICAL ASSISTANT - INTENSIVE