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
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
Please review the Admission document before registration:Click Here
Total # of Hours:494
Class Schedule Dates/Times:
Zoom Class Date(s): August 23 – December 15
Days of the Week: Mondays/Wednesdays
Mondays: 9:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.
Wednesdays: 9:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.
Lab @ Midtown (4 weeks)
Lab Date(s): November 15 – December 15
Mondays: 9:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. (Clinical Skills Lab)
Wednesday: 9:00 a.m. - 3:30 p.m. (Clinical Skills Lab)
Optional 80 Hour Externship:
Date(s): December 20 – January 28, 2022
*Please Note: Attendance is mandatory in order to sit for the NHA certification exam, and ALL coursework must be completed.
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
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
• CPR (American Heart Association)
• NHA Study Prep Materials/Certification Exam
Fees are refundable if a student withdraws in writing prior to the first class meeting or prior to the second meeting of a class lasting more than one day. However, fees are not refundable once the student has logged in to the online content for the course.
All course materials (books, assessments, handouts, disks, unique online codes, etc.) must be returned, unused, within three days of the refund request in order for full refunds to be processed. If course materials are used or not returned within the three-day time period, a partial refund (the cost of course minus the cost of course materials) will be given.
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