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A Rewarding Career is Closer than You Think

Train for a career you’ll feel good about and make a difference in the lives of others. Clinical Medical Assistants play an important role in the healthcare field, performing a number of clinical tasks in doctors’ offices, outpatient facilities and medical facilities of all types.

Demand for Clinical Medical Assistants is on the rise, with employment opportunities expected to grow by 23% from 2018 to 2028. Career College of Northern Nevada can prepare you for a role in this rewarding field and equip you with the skills, knowledge and experience you need to succeed.

Clinical Medical Assistant Training and Fundamentals

Clinical Medical Assistants are essential members of the medical industry, assisting doctors and nurses with procedures and examinations, collecting samples and measuring vital signs. CCNN can prepare you for a career in this field by helping you master skills like:

  • Noting patient medical history and personal information
  • Performing injections or administering medication
  • Sterilizing equipment
  • Changing sutures and dressings

Clinical Medical Assistant Courses

Our Clinical Medical Assistants program is designed to help you develop an understanding of anatomy and medical terminology, while giving you hands-on experience in important clinical skills. Courses cover

  • Introduction to Medical Assisting
  • Proper EKG technique
  • Function, pathology, disease and treatment of various bodily systems
  • Laboratory procedures

Once you finish your coursework, you’ll participate in a 160-hour externship to gain real-world experience performing the duties of a Clinical Medical Assistant.

Contact CCNN today at 775.241.4445 for more information on our Clinical Medical Assistant program.

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