Medical Assistant Program
1140 Clock Hours
Learn to Become a Licensed Medical Assistant
Healthcare is one of the industries that is projected to grow very quickly over the next decade, and medical assistant positions are no exception. The Bureau of Labor Statistics states that medical assistant positions should grow by 29% by 2026, opening up nearly 200,000 new jobs! If you want to start a career with large projected growth and potential, learning medical assisting at Hollywood Institute can be your first big step!
Learn the Medical Assisting Essentials
Medical assistant programs are designed to help people learn the fundamentals of medical assisting so they can serve in a wide variety of roles in healthcare facilities. Students at Hollywood Institute in Florida have the opportunity to learn a wide range of skills in different categories of healthcare, including:
- Professional Development
- Patient Relations & Communications
- Computer Applications
- Medical Office Management
- Anatomy & Physiology with Medical Terminology
- Clinical Competencies
- Electrocardiography Techniques with CPR
- Laboratory Procedures
- Phlebotomy Techniques
- Clinical Externships
These different categories are designed to produce well-rounded medical assistants that are able to help in almost any medical field. The program was created with several important goals in mind; here are a few of the most important:
Provide an understanding of the human biological systems
Teach administrative duties expected of a medical assistant
Train on professional behavior in a medical environment
Practice medical financial management activities such as billing & coding
These are just a few of the main goals that we have in mind for our students at Hollywood Institute. Over the course of the program, our students are given the opportunity to learn a diverse selection of important skills!
A Program Built for You
Day & Night Scheduling Options
One of the biggest concerns people have with returning to school is how they are going to find the time to manage everything. Between school, work, family, and any other obligations you might have, it can feel overwhelming. This is why Hollywood Institute offers day and night scheduling options. This means you can still handle all of your regular responsibilities while building your future at the same time!
Financial Aid Opportunities
We know navigating the financial aid process can be scary. That’s why our Financial Aid Department at Hollywood Institute is here to help students navigate their available funding opportunities, we can assist you with understanding what types of financial aid are available, and how each of them works, including student loans, grants, institutional financing, and scholarships.
Another way that our medical assisting program can help prepare our students for their careers is by requiring externships as part of the program. These externships are an important opportunity for our students to learn in a genuine medical environment. They have the opportunity to experience medical assisting for themselves with hands-on practice.
Learn More About Hollywood Institute
Does medical assisting sound like the ideal way to get your career started in the healthcare industry? Hollywood Institute of Beauty and Hollywood Institute schools are dedicated to helping you reach for your dreams. Contact us today to learn more about our medical assistant program!