The RCI Medical Assistant Program is a 900-hour / 36-week comprehensive program. Upon successful completion of the 740 hours / 32 weeks of didactic/theory and practical/lab classes, students will complete 160 hours / 4 weeks in a clinical externship where they would apply the knowledge learned in the classroom setup. Graduates will be prepared for both front and back office medical assisting duties.
Unique to RCI students only is our 3-In-1 course bundle option. This bundle combines your Medical Assistant Certificate with a Phlebotomy and EKG Certificate. 3 certificates for the price of 1. This is our most popular course as it prepares each graduating student with a broad skillset. Students who take this bundle will have the option to include the State and Nationally Certified Phlebotomy training course and a National Electrocardiograph with Intro Holter Monitor training concurrently. Successful completion of RCI's 3-In-1 program awards the student with all three state & nationally recognized certificates in Medical Assisting, Phlebotomy (CPT1), and EKG.
RCI's MA program will prepare the students to become multi-skilled professionals dedicated to assisting in patient care management. These health care professionals will perform administrative and clinical duties and may manage emergency situations, facilities, and/or personnel. Medical Assistants will work in physicians' offices, clinics, hospitals and other medical facilities under the supervision of a physician.
In RCI's MA Courses, you will learn: