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Medical Assisting

The Medical Assisting curriculum prepares multi-skilled health care professionals qualified to perform administrative, clinical, and laboratory procedures.

Course work includes instruction in scheduling appointments, coding and processing insurance accounts, billing, collections, medical transcription, computer operations; assisting with examinations/treatments, performing routine laboratory procedures, electrocardiography, supervised medication administration; and ethical/legal issues associated with patient care.

Graduates of CAAHEP-accredited medical assisting programs may be eligible to sit for the American Association of Medical Assistants’ Certification Examination to become Certified Medical Assistants. Employment opportunities include physicians’ offices, health maintenance organizations, health departments, and hospitals.

Information Session Dates

For Fall 2014 admittance:

September 11, 2013 @ 8:30 a.m.-Archdale
October 17, 2013 @ 4 p.m.-Asheboro
February 4, 2014 @ 1 p.m.-Archdale
March 20, 2014 @ 4 p.m.-Asheboro
April 10, 2014 @ 1 p.m.-Asheboro

 

**Please notice the location of these information sessions, some are at the Archdale Center and some are at the Asheboro Campus.  The meeting at the Asheboro Campus will be held in the Health & Science Center.**

Click here to sign up for an information session! Note, these tickets will not be available until Aug. 1, 2013.