Medical Assistant Certificate Training Programs In Berkshires, Pittsfield MA


  • Woman Computer DrHealth care professions are among the fastest growing career fields in the country. Our Medical Assistant Studies programs offer advanced training in the clinical, technical, and administrative areas. Our Pittsfield, MA graduates fill positions such as medical assistants, medical secretaries, laboratory assistants, phlebotomists, and medical records professionals.

    Clinical Medical Assistant Certificate

    In the Clinical Medical Assistant program at Mildred Elley, you will learn how to become a valuable member of a healthcare team!  We will prepare you for working in private practice, hospital, clinic, long-term care facilities and more.

    Medical Office Assistant Certificate

    In the Medical Office Assistant program at Mildred Elley, you will learn how to use computers to help run a medical office.  You'll also learn medical terminology, best practices for the healthcare industry, and basic billing and coding procedures.

    According to the Bureau of Labor statistics, "Employment of medical assistants is projected to grow 29 percent from 2012 to 2022, much faster than the average for all occupations."

  • Some courses you will take for the Medical Office Assistant program are:

    • Inrtoduction to Biology
    • Anatomy & Physiology
    • Prinicpals of Digital Literacy
    • Document processing
    • Word Processing and Presentation Applications
    • Spreadsheet and Database Applications
    • Principals of First Aid, CPR and AED
    • Medical Terminology
    • Medical Insurance
    • Medical Office Management

    Some courses you will take for the Clinical Medical Assistant program are:

    • Anatomy & Physiology
    • Medical Law & Ethics
    • Document Processing
    • Introduction to Patient Care
    • Hematology & Phlebotomy Procedures
    • Cardiovascular Care & Procedures
    • Specialized Procedures
    • Medical Terminology
    • Medical Insurance


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