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Medical Assistant

At the Portland, OR Campus
Program Length

8 Months (30 Weeks)

Financial Aid

If paying for your education is a concern for you, you’re not alone. Our financial aid team takes great pride in their ability to work with you personally to overcome any financial obstacle you may be facing.

Visit our Financial Aid page to learn more.

Accreditation

The Medical Assistant program is accredited by Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs (CAAHEP), on recommendation of the Medical Assisting Education Review Board (MAERB), 1361 Park Street, Clearwater, FL 33756, (727) 210-2350. www.caahep.org

Where Can I Work?

  • Hospitals
  • Medical supply companies
  • Home health agencies
  • Insurance companies
Skills Learned
  • CPR
  • Taking patient histories
  • Taking and reading vital signs
  • EKGs
  • Administering injections
  • Venipunctures (drawing blood/phlebotomy)
  • Assisting in cast application and removal
  • Assisting in minor surgery
  • Instrument usage
  • Patient preparation
  • Basic lab procedures
  • Performing diagnostic procedures
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Questions?
We know how important information is to planning your education. We are very happy to discuss our current program details with you personally. You can call us anytime. Just tell your campus representative that you have visited our website and would like information about our program.
 
If you have questions about Financial Aid, your representative will refer you to our experienced Financial Aid staff, here specifically to help you fund your education.