MA Program Overview
MA Courses by Semester
Monday - Friday
8am to 5:00pm
Location: Building [map]
Phone: (949) 582-4701
Kay Stevens, RN, MA
Medical Assisant Program,
Health Information Technology Program,
Doug Alexander, CMA
Rob Henry, RN
BS, RHIT, CPC
RN, MSN, CAPA
The Medical Assistant Program prepares students for employment as a medical assistant in a physicians office or clinic. The curriculum is designed to provide training in administrative (front office) and clinical (back office) medical assisting skills.
Instruction is given in basic medical office procedures (including electronic health records-EHR,appointment scheduling, billing, and insurance), assisting with examinations, laboratory procedures (including venipuncture, pharmacology and injections),
electrocardiography, public relations, supervision and practice-building techniques.
An externship experience helps provide the student with the skills necessary to enter this field.
Certification / Degree Earned:
Medical Assistant Program Completion Certificate: Administrative, Clinical, or Comprehensive depending upon course of study.
Meets California state requirements and provides certificates for venipuncture, skin puncture, and injections (intramuscular, subcutaneous, and intradermal).
Medical Assistant & HIT Programs
Friday, May 10th
2:30pm; rm. HS 138
Medical Assistant Program Graduation
Monday, July 8th
5:30pm; rm. SSC 212