Nahce College of Allied Health features the nations most reputable online health care Certification
Nahce Clinical Medical Assistant Program is a cost-effective and convenient opportunity for success
driven individuals to excel within this allied health profession and to earn the essential credentials to become a Certified
Clinical Medical Assistant.
After successful program completion, our students acquire the
Nahce Clinical Medical Assistant Certification and will be qualified to take the
National Healthcareers Association's CCMA National Certification exams. Your
Undergraduate Medical Assistant Clinical Specialist Certification will be a completed educational credential.
Online Clinical Medical Assistant Certification Training Program
Clinical Medical Assistants are skilled professionals that work in physicians' offices,
hospitals, clinics and other health care settings. They work closely with patients and doctors in an
occupation that significantly increases productivity in a clinical setting or health care office.
Clinical Medical Assistants have a wide range of roles and responsibilities. The most typical tasks
consist of recording medical histories and vital signs, discussing treatment procedures to patients and
preparing them for examinations and test procedures. Additionally, Certified Medical Assistants collect
and catalogue laboratory specimens, implement standard laboratory tests and assist physicians during
examinations. Subsequently, they are responsible for disposal of the contaminated supplies and
sterilizing the medical equipment used for testing. Depending on the size of the practice, Clinical
Medical Assistants are likely to become office specialist for particular tasks and procedures under the
supervision of an administrator, physician or department manager. Some areas of speciality include
preparing patients for x-rays, taking electrocardiograms, removal stitches, and replacing dressings. As
well as, arranging and administering medications and instructing to the patients the use and dosage per
the physicians directions. Clinical Medical Assistants duties are varied according to the State law of
the heath care provider's location.
Phlebotomy is a skilled field of clinical practice primarily based around the collecting and proper
handling of human specimens and plays a primary role in laboratory testing and patient care.
Phlebotomist are Health Career Professionals who work under the direction of a physician or licensed
health care professional. They collect blood and other specimens from patients and accurately catalog
the specimens for specific lab test and to diagnose and monitor health conditions.
Medical assistants held about 560,800 jobs in 2012. Most of these assistants work in physicians’
offices and other health care facilities. In 2012, more than half of all medical assistants worked in
The demand for health services is expected to increase as the population ages. An aging population
will need more medical tests, treatments, and procedures. This will mean more claims for reimbursement
from insurance companies. Additional records, coupled with widespread use of electronic health records
(EHRs) by all types of health care providers, could lead to an increased need for Clinical Medical
Assistants to organize and manage the associated information in all areas of the health care
Prospects will be best for those with a Medical Assistant Certification. As EHR systems continue to
become more common, Clinical Medical Assistants with computer skills will be needed to use them. Most
Medical Assistant Clinical Specialists work in hospitals or physicians’ offices. Others work in
nursing care facilities or for government entities.
According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics the median annual wage for medical assistants was
$29,370 in May 2012. The median wage is the wage at which half the workers in an occupation earned more
than that amount and half earned less. The lowest 10 percent earned less than $21,080, and the top 10
percent earned more than $41,570.
Nahce Online learning platform is packed full of media-based activities and exercises
including educational videos and simulations, collaborative class discussions and interactive activities with the
same personalized attention and student-teacher interaction support as a tradition classroom-based education. It is
the most intuitive user experience available today for any learning system and you can conveniently utilize it at
your leisure 24 hours a day.
Immediate feedback and student instructor
interaction with online assignments, quizzes and practice test and progress reports.
Online CCMA Learning Platform: Prepares students
for national CCMA Certification exams. Checkpoint Questions and student CD exercises correlated to
the Learning Outcomes make the learning process interactive and promote increased comprehension. The
variety of materials included with the program provides for multiple learning styles and ensures
Students can access all their course materials,
including the media-rich online textbook from any mobile phone or home computer.
Combines the right mix of rich functionality and
intuitive ease of use to enable rapid and complete clinical and clerical documentation.
Concept Check-ups follow each topic and break
down learning outcomes into manageable subject material with unlimited practice before exams and
Focal Points and key term definitions appear in
the margins throughout the text to spotlight critical data necessary to master end-of-chapter review
Certified Medical Assistant CCMA Exam online
Certified Medical Assistant CCMA Exam online
Preparation for Certification boxes provide
guidance to students by highlighting crucial content for the NHA (CCMA), CMA (AAMA), RMA (AMT), and
CMAS Certification examinations.
Explain the healthcare specialties of allergies, cardiology, dermatology, endocrinology,
gastroenterology, neurology, oncology, and orthopedics.
Identify typical diseases and irregularities related to cardiology, dermatology, endocrinology,
gastroenterology, neurology, oncology, and orthopedics.
Relate the responsibility of the medical assistant in examinations and treatments performed in
the medical specialties of allergy, cardiology, dermatology, endocrinology, gastroenterology,
neurology, oncology, and orthopedics.
(3 Credits) This study course presents a logical understanding of the language of
medicine introducing building and utilizing a medical vocabulary through the use of prefixes, suffixes,
word roots, and combining forms/vowels. Emphasis is placed on correct spelling, pronunciation, and
knowing the correct definitions of many medical terms:
rules for taking a singular term and making it plural are studied.
These principles are applied to the study of the following systems:
blood and lymphatic.
Clinical Medical Assistant Diploma
Nahce Clinical Medical Assistant Certification tells your employer that you have receive
the highest standards of Clinical Medical Assistant education and have met the educational requirements of the
certifying bodies in your field. Our graduates receive the highest levels of credentials recognition required to
pursue jobs in the high demanding field of Medical Assisting. After program completion your Medical Assistant
Clinical Specialization Certification will be a stand-alone educational credential. It will also be an earned
academic credit towards other Certification or degree programs.
Nahce is a training provider and agent for the NHA National Certification
Exams accredited by the National Commission for Certifying Agencies (NCCA) and issues certifications
through National Health Career Association, Inc. After program completion, students will be qualified
to take the
National Healthcareers Association's Certified
Clinical Medical Assistant CCMA National Certification exam.
The Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Department of Labor states that The National Commission for
Certifying Agencies, part of the Institute for Credentialing Excellence, accredits the following
Certifications for medical assistants:
Certified Clinical Medical Assistant CCMA from the National health career Association (NHA)
Certified Medical Assistant (CMA) from the American Association of Medical Assistants (AAMA)
Registered Medical Assistant (RMA) from American Medical Technologists
National Certified Medical Assistant (NCMA) from the National Center for Competency Testing
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Nahce is a full-service health careers network and the only association dedicated to health jobs, careers and
education. We present the health professional and those looking into health careers with the resources to discover,
evaluate and to be informed about the many health career opportunities today and consequently help them to make the
best decisions all through their career.