department menu

Schedule & Courses

Program Logistics

Course Dates: September 6, 2017 - February 28, 2018

Days/Times: Mon. & Wed. from 5:30-9:15pm & Sat. from 8:00am-4:00pm

Location: Vista Community Clinic: 4700 N. River Rd., Oceanside, CA 92057

Cost: $3,000 (includes required textbook)

Course Objectives

  • Understand the roles and responsibilities in healthcare

  • Obtain a basic understanding of medical law and ethics

  • Understand and apply professional communications

  • Obtain a basic understanding of Medical Terminology

  • Understand basic Anatomy and physiology of the Human Body

  • Be proficient in Business Communications

  • Understand the Patient’s Record

  • Learn basic Medical Insurance and Coding

  • Learn Billing and Payment for Medical Services

  • Learn Banking and Accounting Procedures

  • Understand Preparation for Clinical Procedures

  • Be able to Assist with Examinations

  • Perform Laboratory Procedures

  • Perform Cardiology and Radiology Procedures

  • Perform Minor Surgical Procedures

  • Perform Medication Administration Procedures

2017 Program Flyer

Medical Assistant