Online Medical Assistant

Register with confidence because our online medical assistant program curriculum is nationally accredited and a student that successfully completed this program is eligible to sit for the national certification exams.

Best American Healthcare University Clinical Medical Assistant program is nationally accredited. It is a 480 hour program. Clinical internship is included in the training. It is an 11 month program. At the end of the program study, the student will be eligible to sit for the national certification exams for:

1. Medical Administrative Assistants

2. Clinical Medical Assistants.

Price: (Medical Administrative Assistant) $2400 plus $2400 (Clinical Medical Assistant) = $4800

A student can take The Medical Administrative Assistant (front office) Course alone, but cannot take the Clinical Medical Assistant course without the Medical Front office course.

Option 1.

Medical Administrative Assistant & Clinical Medical Assistant ONLY ($4800)

Option 2.

Medical Assistant COMBO (3 courses in one: Medical Administrative Assistant $2400 plus EKG Technician $1500 plus Clinical Medical Assistant $2400 offered at a discounted rate of $6000 for the 3 courses.

Study from the comfort of your own home, use a nearby clinic for your hands-on training, avoid commuting everyday and still earn 2 or 3 national certifications (depending on the option you choose) in:

1. EKG Technician

2. Medical Administrative Assistant

3. Clinical Medical Assistant

You can also apply in person at the school

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Payment Options

Price: Option One: (Medical Administrative Assistant) $2400 plus $2400 (Clinical Medical Assistant) = $4800

Option Two: Add EKG $1500 to option one and receive $300 discount  =Pay $6000 instead of $6300


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Online Medical Assistant

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Course Duration for Medical Assistant COMBO: 11 Months (or faster depending on your pace)


How it works:

1. Register and subscribe below for bi-weekly billing of $200 or $300 according to your choice (payment stops after payment is received in full) OR pay in full

2. Receive study materials at your door step within 5 business days

3. Take the program and exam review with the help of an online instructor.

4. Assignments are due every week (Your online instructor will guide you)

5. Complete the course and Register for the national certification exam

6. Test at the nearest national testing center to your zip code, usually within 30 miles from where you live.

5. Join hundreds of Best American Healthcare University in becoming nationally certified.



Medical Assistant training

As a Medical Assistant you will be in high demand.

You will succeed when you study at Best American Healthcare University!

Below are the 15 top reasons students study to become a medical assistant with us.

1) One of the LOWEST PRICE medical assistant training programs in California

.2) No High School Diploma or GED required to join our medical assistant class.

3) Our curriculum is nationally accredited. Our medical assistant graduates succeed.

4) Not only is our medical assistant tuition low, you can pay as you go.

5) Program is channeled towards helping you gain the knowledge you need as well as pass the National Certification Exam.

6) Our school is an approved testing site for National certification exams. You can test at the school at the end of your program.

7) We are small enough to give personal one-on-one training, but large enough to be a nationally respected institution.

8) Small medical assistant classes, offers a personalized learning environment.

9) Our medical assistant instructors are licensed healthcare professionals.

10) Every medical assistant student receives an internship in a medical facility.

11) You online instructor is always accessible by email

12) We are conveniently located in the heart the City of riverside, close to the 91 freeway ( easy to reach)

13) We use a combination of lecture, hands-on, and audio video training.

14) Our medical assistant course is always updated to meet all new standards.

15) Our medical assistants graduate with 2 or 3 certifications; front office, back office & EKG Technician. So, they can even work in hospitals with the EKG Technician Certification. WE CARE! We will bring out the best in you!

Frequently Asked Questions

What is the role of a medical assistant?

Medical Assistants have always played an important role in physicians' offices, clinics, and other facilities where health care services are offered on an outpatient basis. With the changes in health care, the onset of managed care, and the explosion of knowledge and technology in medicine, physicians' offices as well as health care agencies are looking for well trained medical assistants.

Can you give me a little detail of what my duties will be as a medical assistant?

We train the student in both the front and back office duties.

Although clinical duties vary, they will include but not be limited to the following responsibilities:

Apply principles of aseptic technique and infection control

Prepare and assist with examinations, procedures, and treatments

Obtain patient history and vital signs

Collect and process specimens

Perform or assist with diagnostic tests, including performing an EKG.

Taking blood for examination (Phlebotomy)

Performing certain lab tests

Screen and follow patient test results

Maintain medication and immunization records

Adhere to established triage procedures

Coordinate patient care information with other health care providers

Administrative duties include but are not limited to the following responsibilities:

Basic clerical duties

Schedule, coordinate, and monitor scheduling

Schedule inpatient/outpatient procedures and admissions

Perform medical transcription

Perform procedural and diagnostic coding

Obtain reimbursement through accurate claims (insurance) submission

Monitor and follow-up on third-party (insurance) reimbursement

Apply bookkeeping principles

Document and maintain accounting and banking records

Manage accounts payable, accounts receivables, and payroll

Professionally manage telephone responsibilities

Receive, organize, prioritize, and transmit written and verbal communications and information

What is the current JOB OUTLOOK for medical assistants?

Medical Assistants generally work in outpatient settings which are expected to grow much faster than average during the next 10 years spurring the demand for flexible support personnel.

What are the specific duties of Medical Assistants?

A Medical assistant is an unlicensed multi-skilled health professional who offers administrative, clerical and technical support to the physician. Medical assistants provide services for front office, back office and other clinical laboratory areas. Medical assisting is a versatile career for men and women because it provides services in the offices of physicians, podiatrists, chiropractors and other health practitioners to work smoothly. They are not like physician assistants who diagnose and treat patients under direct control of physician, instead, they depend on the specialty of practitioner.

Medical assistants work under the control of department administrator.They perform administrative duties like answering telephones, greeting patients, and updating patient medical records. Medical assistants play significant role in the medical offices or clinical environments. However, they don’t make any independent decisions, about the diagnosis, treatment or emergency plan of patients. They are not allowed to perform independent practice.