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
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.