Medical Assistant - Associate Degree at Hesser - Portsmouth
The Medical Assistant program prepares students to become a key member of a medical team, trained to assist physicians in the management of healthcare and in providing medical services. Students will gain administrative and clinical skills and have their choice of opportunities to work with physicians in private practices, clinics, health maintenance organizations, nursing homes and hospitals, as well as in businesses servicing the medical profession such as insurance or pharmaceutical companies. Upon successful completion of the program, graduates will be awarded an Associate degree or diploma. The program features practical skill training and combines medical terminology courses with strong computer-automated systems programs.