Current News & Events

 

   

Current News & Events

 
 
Apply for Medical Assisting class by Aug. 1 7/10/2014
 
 

The College of Southern Idaho’s Medical Assisting Program is still accepting applications for the Fall 2014 program start.  The deadline for application is Aug. 1 and the fall semester begins Aug. 25 Medical Assistants are allied health professionals who assist physicians with patient care. They perform clinical and administrative functions in physicians’ offices, clinics, and immediate care centers. Upon completion of the ten-month program, students may take the national certification exam to become a Certified Medical Assistant. According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, the demand for Medical Assistants continues to be strong. Median pay in 2012, the last year for which salary information was compiled, was $14.12 per hour. Job openings and salary levels vary by state but Medical Assisting is one of the health career fields that is expected to remain strong in coming years.

For more information, contact Kara Mahannah at kmahannah@csi.edu or 208-732-6728 or Hannah Clark at 732-6730. The full program brochure with application requirements can be found on the CSI web site at  http://hshs.csi.edu/medical_assistant/

 
 
Contact:
Kara Mahannah   732-6728  kmahannah@csi.edu
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CSI Health Sciences
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