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Monday-Thursday 9:00 AM - 8:00 PM | Friday 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
|Course #||Course Name||Lecture Hrs||Lab Hrs||Externship||Qtr Credit Hrs|
|MA160||Introduction to Healthcare Services||65||0||0||4.5|
|MA161||Health Science Procedures||45||25||0||4.5|
|MA162||Anatomy and Physiology with Terminology A||60||10||0||4.5|
|MA163||Anatomy and Physiology with Terminology B||60||10||0||4.5|
|MA164||Clinical Procedures A||20||60||0||4.5|
|MA165||Clinical Procedure B||20||60||0||4.5|
|MA167||Insurance Applications, Billing, and Coding||40||35||0||4.5|
|MA168||Capstone and Certification||20||0||0||1.0|
* Courses subject to change. See catalog for current curriculum.
The Medical Assisting Diploma Program provides training in both administrative and clinical procedures. The objective of this Program is to prepare graduates for entry level positions as medical assistants in a clinical or administrative role, toinclude insurance billing clerks, medical billers, laboratory technicians, or medical receptionist in work locations such as hospitals, clinics, nursing homes, and home health agencies.
Program completion normally requires 9 months. The Program is divided into 9monthly academic periods (modules) comprised of 8 months of classroom and laboratory instruction and one externship period. Classroom and laboratory instruction may be delivered residentially or via distance education (i.e., online).
In order to be eligible for the externship period, students must successfully complete all courses in the academic periods and must have earned a minimum cumulative GPA of 2.0.
Upon successful completion of all areas of this Program, graduates will be awarded a Diploma in Medical Assisting.
ACCREDITED LEARNING INSTITUTION
Remington College is accredited by the Accrediting Commission of Career Schools and Colleges (ACCSC).The Accrediting Commission of Career Schools and Colleges (ACCSC) is a recognized accrediting agency by the U.S. Department of Education.
NO HIGH SCHOOL DIPLOMA OR GED?
The Medical Assisting Diploma program at Remington College gives students the opportunity to study for their high school equivalency test, and also practice their medical assisting skills under the guidance of an industry-experienced instructor.(1)
(1)Programs not available at all locations.