• clinicalmedicalgradspringcohort  RAS Medical Assisting Program

     

    **Clinical Medical Assistant Application Link**

     

    According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics:

    Median Annual Salary $31,540

    Median Hourly Wage for our Region is $17.50

    Expected to grow in National demand by 23% by 2024

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    Important Dates for Clinical Medical Assisting Classes

     

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    Summer 2019

    Clinical Medical Assistant

    Instructor--Marcella Cruz

    M-TH  8:30 a.m. -3:00 p.m.

    June 3-August 1, 2019

    Fall 2019

    Clinical Medical Assistant

    Instructor--Brooke Christopher

    August 13 - December 19, 2019

    T/Th  6:00 - 9:30 p.m. and select Saturdays 9:00 - Noon

    REQUIRED:    Student Orientation must be completed prior to Registration Day (Call the office to schedule your appointment today!). 

    Fall 2019 Registration Day will be held in PERSON only at 200 Branstetter Street on July 31st starting at 8:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m.  Bring a copy of valid state ID, proof of high school completion, and tuition payment to reserve a seat.  We anticipate that the fall class will be near capacity so first come will be the first students registered--A wait list will be started for any student who does not get registered on July 31st  A second registration day will be August 2nd at 8:30 a.m.

     

    For more information, please call Assistant Principal, Jason Harm at 916-782-3952  ext. 1709.

    The role of the clinical medical assistant has grown increasingly important in today’s healthcare field. Roseville Adult School will train medical assistants to perform a variety of functions to assist the physician in patient care.  Adult students will attain the educational background and practical experience necessary for successful entry level employment as a medical assistant.  Upon successful completion of this course, passing a National Exam, and completing 120 externship hours, RAS students will receive a certificate of completion for completing the training requirements for Roseville Adult School's Clinical Medical Assistant Program.

    Graduates will be able to perform tasks and better understand:

    • Body Mechanics
    • Orientation to Hospitals, Medical Centers, and Allied Health Care
    • Medical Terminology
    • Anatomy and Physiology in Health and Disease
    • Professional Issues
    • Job Seeking Skills
    • Practical Application (Required Internship at local medical facilities)

    Completion will qualify our graduates to take a certification examination for Clinical Medical Assisting offered by the National Healthcareer Association (NHA).