Clinical Medical Assistant

Clinical Medical Assistants complete clinical tasks in the offices of physicians, podiatrists, chiropractors, and other health practitioners. Their duties vary with the location, specialty, and size of the practice. Clinical Medical Assistants typically do the following: take patient history and measure vital signs, help the physician with patient examinations, give patient injections as directed by the physician, and prepare blood for laboratory tests. Additional duties include but are not limited to; disposing of contaminated supplies, sterilizing medical instruments, instructing patients about medication or special diets, preparing patients for diagnostic procedures, removing stitches, drawing blood, performing EKG’s, or changing dressings.




6 Months


Clinical Medical Assistant

Medical Terminology

Anatomy and Physiology

Professional Office Development (POD)

Clinical Externship

Program Total Duration

10 Weeks

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22 Weeks

Courses & Program Duration:

Clinical Medical Assistant – 10 Weeks

Medical Terminology – 3 Weeks

Anatomy and Physiology – 3 Weeks

Professional Office Development (POD) – 2 Weeks

Clinical Externship – 4 Weeks

Program Total Duration – 22 Weeks


Clinical Medical Assistant Certification (CMAC)

American Medical Certification Association

certification information

Possible Career Paths

  • Medical & Health Services Manager
  • Medical Records & Health Information Technicians
  • Surgical Technologist
  • Medical and Clinical Laboratory Technologist
  • Licensed Practical or Licensed Vocational Nurse
  • Registered Nurse

Job & Program Information

Job Outlook

According to, there are over 634,400 jobs you are eligible to apply for when certified with Clinical Medical Assistant Certification (CMAC). This industry is one of the largest in the country.

Earning Potential

The average salary for Clinical Medical Assistants is $32,480 per year according to This could be your potential future income!


The Clinical Medical Assistant Certification (CMAC) will make you eligible and standout for the ideal job that you’ve always dreamed of!


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