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CourseGraphic Make a difference by providing quality care to patients while serving an integral role on a health care team. In this accelerated program taught by an experienced CMA, gain the knowledge you need to pass the national certification exam and build the real-life skills to join this in-demand industry, which is predicted to grow by 31 percent. Enjoy the flexibility of working in a private practice, hospital or clinic. During 170 hours of lecture and hands-on labs, discover how to measure patients’ vital signs, administer medication and injections, maintain medical record keeping, and prepare specimens for laboratory testing. Find out how to prepare clients for examinations and treatments. In addition, learn about diagnostic testing, phlebotomy, pharmacology and the cardiac life cycle. Upon successful completion, you can sit for the National Healthcareer Association's Certified Clinical Medical Assistant Examination, which is included in your class tuition.

Class Details

39 Sessions
Weekly - Mon, Tue, Wed

TMCC Meadowood Center

Jessica Mora 



Please read:  Student required equipment: One pair of hunter green and one pair of black scrub top/bottoms and a stethoscope are required for the first night of class. The final certification exam is included in the price of this course. EPIC recommends that a student has: a high school diploma, 11th-grade reading level, 9th-grade math level, ability to multi-task, note-taking skills, and effective study and test-taking skills. Students are required to attend one of the Saturday Practice Clinics scheduled from 9 am-12 pm on 10/24 or 11/21 in Room 103. They may elect to attend both labs for additional skill-building. PLEASE NOTE California residents and/or those intending to work in California. California does NOT accept the NHA certification exam. You may be required to sit another certifying exam at your expense. These course meets Nevada requirements.



Schedule Information

Skip dates: (No class on 11/11/2020)

Date(s) Class Days Times Location Instructor(s)
9/14/2020 - 12/14/2020 Weekly - Mon, Tue, Wed 5:30 PM - 9:30 PM Reno, TMCC Meadowood Center  Map Jessica Mora 

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