Medical Assisting Master Plan of Instruction
- Administrative skills: appointment scheduling, billing, telephone skills, insurance, transcription, computer applications for medical offices
- Clinical skills: EKG, blood drawing, injections, vital signs, patient exam preparation, assisting physician during exam or office surgery
- Lab procedures
- 200 hours of unpaid practicum
Information sessions about the Medical Assisting program are held each month on the second Monday @ 5:30pm and the second Tuesday @ 3:00 pm. Call the Admissions Office, 352.589.2250, for exact dates.
Accreditation: The Medical Assisting Program of Lake Technical College is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs (www.caahep.org) upon the recommendation of Medical Assisting Education Review Board (MAERB), Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs, 25400 U.S. Highway 19 North, Suite 158, Clearwater, FL 33763. Phone: 727-210-2350; Fax: 727-210-2354. The MA program became accredited in the Spring of 2013.