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Certified Clinical Medical Assistant 16 Week

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What is a Certified Clinical Medical Assistant?
A Clinical Medical Assistant is a multi-skilled allied health care professional that specializes in
procedures commonly performed in the ambulatory health care setting. Clinical Medical
Assistants perform both clinical and administrative duties and provide skilled assistance to a
variety of providers including physicians, nurse practitioners and physician assistants. They
typically work in medical offices, clinics, urgent care centers and may work in general medicine or
specialty practices.

Common duties of a Clinical Medical Assistant include administrative and clinical tasks, such as:
  • Taking patient histories and vitals
  •  Assisting providers with exams and procedures
  • Administering injections and medications
  • Preparing laboratory specimens
  • Performing EKG, Phlebotomy, and laboratory procedures
  • Checking patients in and out upon arrival and departure
  • Answering phone calls and questions
  • Working in the Electronic Health Record (EHR)
  • Insurance, Billing & Coding

Total # of Hours:494 
Online: 246 hours
(Students should expect to study on a average 16 hours a week)
Classroom: 168 hours
Externship: 80 hours (optional & unpaid)


Class Schedule Dates/Times:
Mondays: 9:00AM - 1:00PM (Lecture)
Wednesdays: 9:00AM - 3:30PM (Lab)
Online Assignments: 24/7 (Monday- Sundays)
Externship Dates: November 30th - December 18th



ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS: 
  • Meet the age limit requirement (Must be 18 years of age)
  • Meet the education requirement (Must hold a H.S. Diploma or GED.)
The following steps are to be completed PRIOR to course start date:
Provide proof of ONE of the following:
  • If college coursework completed, most recent unofficial transcripts
  • If no college coursework completed: copy of H.S. Diploma/GED (PERT or TABE test may be required)

Complete Level 1 drug and background screenings (separate fee of $90.75) Watch Online Information Session before program start date: http://stpe.co/CMAInfo

Provide current copy Immunization Record(s). This can be retrieved from your primary care office or the Department of Health. Documentation must be provided by the fourth week of class.
  •  Physical (past 12 months
  •  Varicella Titer (Chickenpox)
  •  MMR (Measles, Mumps, and Rubella)
  •  TB 2 step (within the last 12 months)
  •  TDAP within last 10 yrs.
  •  Influenza (only during flu season)
Please email documentation to: CERegistration@spcollege.edu .
 
Contact Information
Jasmine Hicks, Program Coordinator at (727)-341-3536 Hicks.Jasmine@spcollege.edu
Terry Washington, Administrative Services Specialist at (727)-302-6477  Washington.Terry@spcollege.edu


Campus Location:
St. Petersburg College Midtown Center
Cecil B. Keene, Sr. Student Bldg.

1048 22nd Street South
St. Petersburg, FL 33712
Room#:MT-108 (Lectures) / MT-107 (Clinical Skills Lab)


Class Fee: $ 3,495
Instructional Cost
Uniforms
CPR (American Heart Association) 
NHA Study Prep Materials/Certification Exam

Payment Plan Available:

All payments must be paid in full prior to the first day of class. First day of class starts on August 17, 2020
Cost of the Course: $3,495 (3 Installments)
  • 1st Payment-Due at time of registration:$1,205 ($1165 + $40 payment plan enrollment fee)
  • 2nd Payment $1165 due by July 31, 2020
  • 3rd Payment $1165 due by August 15, 2020 
For more information, contact Terry Washington by email or phone:
Email:washington.terry@spcollege.edu or 727-302-6477


Additional Notes:
*CPR Certfication must be from American Heart Association and valid for at least ONE year from class start date.

This is a Full Time blended program that consists of online assignments, face-to-face classroom training, and a 80 hour externship.

This is a non-credit program and is not PELL GRANT eligible.



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Class Details

32 Sessions
Weekly - Mon, Wed

Location
SPC Midtown

Instructor
LaTuana Jones-Cruder 

 

Notice

Please read:  CLICK HERE FOR CLASS SCHEDULE: Class Schedule Dates/Times: Zoom Class Date(s): August 17 – November 9, 2020 Days of the Week: Mon/Weds Time: 9:00 a.m.-11:00 a.m. Lab (4 weeks) Lab Date(s): November 16 – December 16, 2020 Mondays: 9:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. (Clinical Skills Lab) Wednesdays: 9:00 a.m. - 3:30 p.m. (Clinical Skills Lab) Room: MT-CA108 *Students will be on campus in two groups for lab days, Groups A & B Online Assignments: 24/7 (Monday- Sundays) Externship Dates (Optional): November 30, 2020 - December 18, 2020

Class Price: 

$3,495.00


Registration Closes On
Friday, August 14, 2020 @ 11:59 PM

Schedule Information

Skip dates: (No class on 09/07/2020, 11/25/2020, 12/14/2020, 12/16/2020)

Date(s) Class Days Times Location Instructor(s)
8/17/2020 - 12/16/2020 Weekly - Mon, Wed 9:00 AM - 3:30 PM St. Petersburg, SPC Midtown  Map, Room: MT-CA108 LaTuana Jones-Cruder 

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