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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The RPT exam is provided by American Medical Technologists (AMT). AMT was established in 1939, and is a nationally recognized, nonprofit certification agency offering certifications in allied health care.Obtaining the RPT certification displays that you have received acceptable phlebotomy training.
Application fee: $83
Medical Assisting with X-Ray Tech (Limited Scope) and EKG students who wish to take the exam, and have Remington College pay the application fee, must have completed the appropriate coursework, and apply to take the exam within 90 days of graduating from the program. For more information on the RPT exam, please visit www.amt1.com
In the state of Texas, this certification is offered only at our Houston, Houston Southeast, and North Houston Campuses.
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