Duration
2 years
Intakes
Aug Jan
Study mode
Full-time
Other costs
Other costs apply

About this course

The Medical Assistant program prepares graduates to assist physicians in outpatient settings performing administrative and/ or clinical tasks. Medical Assistants are multi-skilled, allied health workers who perform a variety of skills assisting physicians with patient care. Intended Learning Outcomes

  • Demonstrate the importance of maintaining a high degree of professionalism in the Medical Assisting field, at all times and in all situations.
  • Demonstrate effective written and oral communication skills.
  • Practice within the ethical and legal codes of the Medical Assisting field.
  • Demonstrate entry-level clinical skills of Medical Assisting.
  • Demonstrate entry-level administrative skills of Medical Assisting.
  • Acknowledge the need for continuing education for personal and professional development and reflect the changing nature of healthcare