Medical Assistant - Certificate Program at Compass Career College
This course is designed to prepare students for a number of entry-level positions in the health care field. A student will complete the Nursing Assistant curriculum, which accomplishes two goals. First, it gives the student a good base in which to enter the Medical Assistant job market. Second, if a student must drop out of school before completing the Medical Assistant course, they become employable as a Certified Nursing Assistant, as long as they have completed all CNA requirements. A student who completes the Medical Assistant course will qualify for various positions in the medical field. Positions a Medical Assistant is qualified to perform are: Receptionist, physician?s office Medical Assistant, Phlebotomist, Nursing Assistant, Home Health Aide, Ward Clerk, Medical Secretary, etc.