Professional Medical Assistant
Do you dream of a career in the health care field, supporting both patients and care providers in a fast-paced medical office setting? Institute of Technology can prepare you for an exciting role as a Professional Medical Assistant in just a short time!
Train to Become a Professional Medical Assistant
The Professional Medical Assistant (PMA) program takes you from the classroom to your career in front-line medical office support through hands-on real-world curriculum that combines theory and application. Skills and knowledge areas of focus include:
• Emergency and surgical procedures
• Anatomy and physiology
• Accounting and insurance claims processing
• Medical office and health care facility management
Certified Medical Assistant Training
IOT pays initial certification exam fees for the California Certified Medical Assistant (CCMA-AC) credential, so you can focus better on your learning and career goals.
Expand Your Career Options
As a professional medical assistant, you can take on a variety of exciting opportunities in this growing field, including:
• Administrative medical assistant
• Clinical medical assistant
• Patient care technician
• Ophthalmic medical assistant
• Podiatric medical assistant
If you’re ready to step into an exciting new career as a professional medical assistant, contact IOT today to request information about our accelerated programs.
We pride ourselves on meeting educational standards set forth by recognized accrediting bodies and professional organizations. To that end, Institute of Technology is accredited by the Accrediting Council for Continuing Education and Training (ACCET) and Accrediting Commission of Career Schools and Colleges (ACCSC), which has been officially recognized by the U.S. Department of Education Since 1978.
At IOT our family mission is to inspire, support, and empower students through education and career development.
- Ethics and integrity.
- Outstanding customer service.
- Higher educational standards.
- Our employees’ collective energy.
- Partnerships with our communities.
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