• Medical Assisting Training

    Medical assistants are healthcare professionals who keep doctor’s offices, clinics, hospitals, and other medical practices moving by performing clinical and administrative tasks. Clinical responsibilities include taking vital signs, preparing patients for exams, and instructing patients on treatment procedures. Administrative duties include filing medical records, filling out patients’ insurance forms, and scheduling appointments.

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    Medical Assisting Diploma

    Remington College's Medical Assisting Diploma program(1) can help prepare you for a career in an industry that offers the chance to help people.(2) Get an introduction to an array of coursework - including patient care, human structure and function, phlebotomy, and pharmacology.

    A combination of classroom medical assistant training, hands-on laboratory experience, and an opportunity to work in an externship can teach you many of the skills you will need to become a Medical Assistant.(2,3)

    Healthy Medical Assisting Career Outlook

    According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS), "Job seekers who want to work as a medical assistant should find excellent job prospects" since this field is expected to grow much faster than average from 2012 to 2022.(4)

    The BLS adds, "Medical assistants with formal training or experience - particularly those with certification - should have the best job opportunities, since employers generally prefer to hire these workers."(4)

    Continue Your Medical Assistant Training

    Remington College also offers alternative educational routes that may help expand your education and potential career options.(1,2)

    Medical Assisting with X-Ray (Limited Scope)

    Our Medical Assisting with X-Ray Tech (Limited Scope) diploma program helps to prepare you for this important healthcare specialty area. Our program includes classroom study, several hands-on X-ray labs, and clinical experiences, along with key general education skills like written and oral communication, psychology, and more. Learn more about our Medical Assisting with X-Ray (Limited Scope) Program.

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    Medical Assistant Training Locations

    Remington College's Medical Assisting Diploma Program is available at the following campuses: