Medical Assisting

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Medical Assistants are at the heart of healthcare. The Medical Assisting program will prepare you to be a multi-skilled healthcare professional who is qualified to perform administrative, clinical and laboratory procedures. Coursework includes instruction in scheduling appointments, coding and processing insurance accounts, billing, collections, computer operations; assisting with examinations/treatments, performing routine laboratory procedures, electrocardiography, supervised medication administration; and ethical/ legal issues associated with patient care.

Students who graduate from the program will be eligible to sit for the American Association of Medical Assistants state exam and become a Certified Medical Assistant.

Choose from :

  • Diploma
  • Associates Degree

Program Contact

Shannon Atkins, BS, CMA (AAMA)
Director/Lead Instructor

Jennifer Grindstaff
Success Advisor

The Mayland Community College medical assisting diploma program is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs ( upon the recommendation of Medical Assisting Education Review Board (MAERB).” Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs 25400 US Highway 19 N., Suite 158 Clearwater, FL 33763 727-210-2350