MEDICAL ASSISTANT

Program Objectives:
Upon completion of the Medical Assistant Program students will have the ability and knowledge to work directly with patients and assist with their care. Our program will provide students with relevant skills and knowledge in assisting the physician with minor surgical procedures, taking vital signs, and recording EKG's. Students will also receive training in basic office procedures, such as, setting appointments, accounting procedures, maintaining patient’s charts and prepares you to take the CCMA, CET, and CPT Certification Exam with National Healthcareer Association.

The student must complete
• All courses are taught in sequence and each student must successfully complete each course with at least a 70% to complete the program.
• Achieve 100% in lab participation
• 80 hours of clinical experience in a clinic or hospital.

 

Courses
• Introduction to the Allied Health Profession
• Laboratory Procedures
• Responsible Medical Practice
• Specialty Examinations and Procedures
• Integrated Clinical Education
• Cardiac Monitoring Procedures
• Medical Clinical Externship

Total Cost of the Program: $3,500.00

Tuition: $3,000.00

Books & Supplies: $400.00

Application Fee: $100.00
 

Cost of Books/Supplies and Application Fee are due upon enrollment. Payment Plans are available for the tuition amount. 
 

Schedule: Mondays & Tuesdays

Day Class: 8:30am - 3:30pm for 14 weeks of campus instruction followed by 80 hours of externship 
Night Class: 5:00pm - 9:00pm for 21 weeks of campus instruction followed by 80 hours of externship

North Georgia Nursing Academy at 3616 Southland Drive, Flowery Branch, GA 30542 is applying for initial accreditation with the Commission of the Council on Occupational Education. Persons wishing to make comments should either write to the Executive Director of the Commission, Council on Occupational Education, 7840 Roswell Road, Bldg. 300, Suite 325, Atlanta, GA 30350, or submit their comments through the Council's website (www.council.org). Persons making comments must provide their names and mailing addresses. 

 

For additional program information:

Admissions: admissions@ngnanursing.org

 

Director of NGNA:

April Kidd: akidd@ngnanursing.org

Ph: (770) 534-1373 ext. 102

(The Director is available to current and previous students)

Main Number: (770) 534-1373

3616 Southland Drive, Flowery Branch, GA 30542

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