MEDICAL ADMIN: PHLEBOTOMY, EKG

CIP Code 51- 0801

Medical Office Administrator Phlebotomy EKG (Electrocardiography) Technician Description: 

Medical Administrative Assistant is a resource-learning course that is combined with the Phlebotomy and EKG Technician to expand the competencies of the Medical Office Administrator. The Medical Assistant portion is designed to teach the student clerical, clinical, and laboratory skills so that the student may acquire a position within the medical profession. It is designed for beginner medical office managers, supervisors and those aspiring to practice managers. Phlebotomy Technician portion consists of learning phlebotomy equipment and techniques of laboratory safety, infection control, terminology, and anatomy and physiology, and blood collection in order that the graduate becomes and effective participants on a medical laboratory team. The EKG (Electrocardiography) Technician portion provides an in depth study of the theory and practice of electrocardiography. The ECG is a non-invasive tool that is vital to the identification and differential diagnosis of illness. Accurate interpretation of ECG tracings is vital to patient care since it will assist the practitioner in diagnosis and therapeutic monitoring of the patient.

Program Learning Outcomes:

Having completed this program the student will have sufficient knowledge and skills to work in a physician's office, clinic, center, or Hospital as the Office Administrator with capabilities of performing Phlebotomy and EKG procedures.

Admission Requirements:

  • Minimum 18 years of age
  • Proof of graduation from a U.S. High School or equivalent as determined by appropriate accrediting agencies
  • Graduates from foreign schools require local evaluation
  • Official High School Transcript and have a Grade Point Average (GPA) of 2.5 or above
  • Provide a current resume if applicable
  • Must possess knowledge of computers; must be able to use word processing programs
  • Complete a personal interview with the Job Developer

Clock Hours: 200

Costs:

REGISTRATION FEE  

$ 150

TEXT BOOKS

$200

TUITION FEE

$ 4,995

TOTAL PROGRAM COST

$ 5,345

OTHER ESTIMATED COSTS for Phlebotomy and EKG Technician portion:


SCRUBS

$50   

HEPATITIS VACCINE

$100         

TUBERCULOSIS TEST OR CHEST X-RAY

$150    

CPR HEALTHCARE PROVIDER CERTIFICATION

$75    

LIABILITY INSURANCE

$37    

TOTAL OTHER ESTIMATED COSTS

$412     

Vocational Objectives:

This program has been designed to meet the increasing demand for office managers. The objective of this program is to provide efficient and well trained Office Administrators to satisfy the present day job market needs.

Job Prospect:

Medical Office Administrator is a diversified branch in healthcare related to more individual physician and group physician offices as well as urgent care centers and clinics opening.

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