Medical Assistant

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OVERVIEW

Why Should You Become a Medical Assistant?

Employment of medical assistants is projected to grow 29% from 2012 to 2022, much faster than the average for most careers*. As the Baby Boomer population ages, the need for qualified Medical Assistants has steadily risen to meet the demand. This means more job opportunities for you!

As of May 2015, the annual mean income for Medical Assistants in California was $34,790* Los Angeles is one of the top metropolitan areas for Medical Assistant jobs in the country, which means you are in the right place at the right time to make the Medical Assistant career of your dreams happen!

Medical Assistants complete administrative and clinical tasks in the offices of physicians, podiatrists, chiropractors, and other health practitioners. They are responsible for performing many important duties, including:

  • Taking patient histories and measuring vital signs

  • Helping the physician with patient examinations

  • Giving patient injections as directed by the physician

  • Scheduling patient appointments

  • Preparing blood for laboratory tests

In just 41 short weeks you’ll graduate CBD College as a certified Medical Assistant who will be qualified to work in a growing and rewarding position as a valued member of a team. CBD College’s Medical Assistant program will train you in a simulated professional setting using state-of-the-art computer technology and clinical externships that will give you an opportunity to work in the real world of medical professionals before you’ve even graduated.

Let CBD College train and prepare you for an exciting and rewarding career as a Medical Assistant quickly and effectively. We offer financial aid those who qualify, and we have a dedicated on-site placement department that will help you even after you graduate, at no cost to you, for the duration of your career.

*Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Department of Labor, Occupational Outlook Handbook, 2014-15 Edition, Medical Assistants

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Medical Assistants are in Demand!

CBD College Medical Assistant Program

As the Baby Boomer population ages, the need for qualified Medical Assistants has steadily risen to meet the demand. This means more job opportunities for you!

  • Employment of medical assistants is projected to grow 29% from 2012 to 2022.*

  • As of May 2014 the annual mean salary for Medical Assistants in California was $34,790.*

In just 41 short weeks you’ll graduate CBD College as a certified Medical Assistant who will be qualified to work in a growing and rewarding position as a valued member of a team. CBD College’s Medical Assistant program will train you in a simulated professional setting using state-of-the-art computer technology and clinical externships that will give you an opportunity to work in the real world of medical professionals before you’ve even graduated.

Where Can I Work?

  • Physicians Office

  • Skill Nursing Facilities

  • Medical Specialist Office

  • Industrial Health Care

  • Urgent Care Facilities

  • Ambulatory Surgery Centers

Anywhere you find doctors and other skilled medical professionals, you will find Medical Assistants at work right alongside them. They can’t do it without you!

Why Choose the Medical Assistant Program at CBD College?

  • 41 Week Program

  • Nationally Accredited by ABHES

  • Clinical experience in a variety of healthcare facilities

  • State-of-the-art skills lab

  • Computer learning center

  • Dedicated faculty and staff

  • Hands-on training and personal feel

  • On-site placement department will assist you to find a job

  • Federal Financial Aid Available to those who qualify

 

Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Department of Labor, Occupational Outlook Handbook, 2014-15 Edition, Medical Assistants

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