Clinical Medical Assistant Certificate

Dates: February 7 - April 29, 2022

Meets: M, W and F from 9:00 AM to 1:00 PM

Location: Gainesville - Arts and Technology 1200

Registration Fee: $3,199.00

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The Clinical Medical Assistant certificate program will train students to assist physicians by performing functions related to the clinical responsibilities of a medical office. Instruction includes preparing patients for examination and treatment, routine laboratory procedures, the technical aspects of phlebotomy, the use of the electrocardiograph (EKG) machine, and more. Students will review important topics including phlebotomy, EKG, pharmacology, professional workplace behavior, ethics and the legal aspects of healthcare. This program includes 143 hours of classroom lecture and textbooks along with hands-on labs, CPR training, and national exam.

Upon successful completion of the 143 hours of instruction, students will be eligible to sit for the National Healthcareer Association (NHA) Certified Clinical Medical Assistant (CCMA) national examination. High school diploma or GED required.

Criteria for Successful Completion: To receive a University of North Georgia Professional and Continuing Education certificate and CEUs, students must attend 80% of all class sessions, actively participate and complete a course evaluation, as well as pass all quizzes, midterm, and final exam with an average score of 75 or above.

To be eligible to sit for the CCMA NHA exam, students must be an adult learner 18 years or older and have earned a high school diploma or GED. If you have earned your high school diploma outside of the US or have any other questions concerning these requirements, please reach out to NHA directly at 800-499-9092.

Students are expected:

1. To be on time for class. Attendance is taken at the beginning of every session.

2. To fully engage in the material, students should participate in class discussions and hands-on clinical labs. Attendance and participation make up 50% of student grade.

3. To achieve an average score of 75 or better on assignments, quizzes and the final exam. Quizzes and mid-term exam count for 25% of student grade. Final exam counts for 25% of student grade.

4. To wear black scrubs to each clinical lab session. As part of managing their professional image, students should practice appropriate patient communication skills and maintain positive interactions with the instructor, other students and any visiting "patients."

Dress Code: Black scrubs and closed toe shoes

For questions, please contact teresa.moore@ung.edu.


UNG does not endorse any specific providers of student loans. Below is one of many potential providers, but we encourage you to research other potential options for noncredit student loans.

The Sallie Mae Smart Option Student Loan is available for this course.

Cover the Cost of Your Tuition - You may use the Sallie Mae Smart Option Student Loan to cover your tuition. No fees - There is no prepayment penalty.

Interest Rate - The Sallie Mae Smart Option Student Loan has interest rates that reward good credit and are as low as Prime + 0% for borrowers with excellent credit. Interest rates are variable and reset monthly.

Repayment Options - You may take up to 15 years to repay your loan with one of the following options:

"Standard repayment option", you make level, monthly payments of principal and interest. The minimum monthly payment is $30.00.

"Interest-only repayment option, you make interest-only payments while you are in school and begin standard repayment of principal and interest once school is completed.

"Deferred repayment option", you may defer payments for up to 12 months, not to exceed the anticipated graduation date on the application. You are required to make a $10.00 monthly payment during deferment. This $10.00 payment will be toward the interest that accurse on the account during deferment. After deferment, you will begin standard repayment of principle and interest.

Who May Apply - The Sallie Mae Smart Option Student Loan is a private, credit-based student loan for technical training or trade school, online courses, and other continuing education programs.

 

Fee: $3,199.00
Hours:143.00
CEUs:14.30

Gainesville - Arts and Technology 1200

University of North Georgia, Gainesville Campus
Arts & Technology Building
Room 1200 - Classroom
Date Day Time Location
02/07/2022Monday9 AM to 1 PM Gainesville - Arts and Technology 1200
02/09/2022Wednesday9 AM to 1 PM Gainesville - Arts and Technology 1200
02/11/2022Friday9 AM to 1 PM Gainesville - Arts and Technology 1200
02/14/2022Monday9 AM to 1 PM Gainesville - Arts and Technology 1200
02/16/2022Wednesday9 AM to 1 PM Gainesville - Arts and Technology 1200
02/18/2022Friday9 AM to 1 PM Gainesville - Arts and Technology 1200
02/21/2022Monday9 AM to 1 PM Gainesville - Arts and Technology 1200
02/23/2022Wednesday9 AM to 1 PM Gainesville - Arts and Technology 1200
02/25/2022Friday9 AM to 1 PM Gainesville - Arts and Technology 1200
02/28/2022Monday9 AM to 1 PM Gainesville - Arts and Technology 1200
03/02/2022Wednesday9 AM to 1 PM Gainesville - Arts and Technology 1200
03/04/2022Friday9 AM to 1 PM Gainesville - Arts and Technology 1200
03/07/2022Monday9 AM to 1 PM Gainesville - Arts and Technology 1200
03/09/2022Wednesday9 AM to 1 PM Gainesville - Arts and Technology 1200
03/11/2022Friday9 AM to 1 PM Gainesville - Arts and Technology 1200
03/14/2022Monday9 AM to 1 PM Gainesville - Arts and Technology 1200
03/16/2022Wednesday9 AM to 1 PM Gainesville - Arts and Technology 1200
03/18/2022Friday9 AM to 1 PM Gainesville - Arts and Technology 1200
03/21/2022Monday9 AM to 1 PM Gainesville - Arts and Technology 1200
03/23/2022Wednesday9 AM to 1 PM Gainesville - Arts and Technology 1200
03/25/2022Friday9 AM to 1 PM Gainesville - Arts and Technology 1200
03/28/2022Monday9 AM to 1 PM Gainesville - Arts and Technology 1200
03/30/2022Wednesday9 AM to 1 PM Gainesville - Arts and Technology 1200
04/01/2022Friday9 AM to 1 PM Gainesville - Arts and Technology 1200
04/04/2022Monday9 AM to 1 PM Gainesville - Arts and Technology 1200
04/06/2022Wednesday9 AM to 1 PM Gainesville - Arts and Technology 1200
04/08/2022Friday9 AM to 1 PM Gainesville - Arts and Technology 1200
04/11/2022Monday9 AM to 1 PM Gainesville - Arts and Technology 1200
04/13/2022Wednesday9 AM to 1 PM Gainesville - Arts and Technology 1200
04/15/2022Friday9 AM to 1 PM Gainesville - Arts and Technology 1200
04/18/2022Monday9 AM to 1 PM Gainesville - Arts and Technology 1200
04/20/2022Wednesday9 AM to 1 PM Gainesville - Arts and Technology 1200
04/22/2022Friday9 AM to 1 PM Gainesville - Arts and Technology 1200
04/25/2022Monday9 AM to 1 PM Gainesville - Arts and Technology 1200
04/27/2022Wednesday9 AM to 1 PM Gainesville - Arts and Technology 1200
04/29/2022Friday9 AM to 1 PM Gainesville - Arts and Technology 1802

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