Registered Medical Assistant (RMA).
Registered Medical Assistant (RMA)

Program Start Date: August 2022

Days: Monday throght  Friday

Hours: 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM 

 

The Program

The Registered Medical Assistant program encompasses both administrative and clinical competencies.  The program offers flexible instructional opportunities, including online training, and explores administrative skills, basic patient care, vital signs, and assisting the physician during an examination.

Prerequisites

  • Meet TABE requirements
  • Meet typing requirement (25 word per minute with 5 errors or less)
  • Submit resume & two letters of recommendations
  • Submit program interview sheet
  • Complete program interview

What to Expect

You will learn the basics of Registered Medical Assistant procedures  including:

  • Medical Terminology
  • Anatomy & Physiology
  • Basic Patient Care
  • Laboratory & Diagnostic Procedures
  • Fundamentals of Pharmacology
  • Human Biology
  • Patient Billing
  • Word processing for Medical Office
  • Administrative Procedures for the Medical Assistant
  • Computer Fundamentals
  • 160 hours of off-site of clinical and  administrative internship

Earn Your Certification

Upon successful completion, students receive a Certificate of Completion from the State University of New York Buffalo Educational Opportunity Center.

Certifications:

  • National Registered Medical Assistant Certification (American Medical Technologists)
    americanmedtech.org

On site certifications

To enroll or get more information on this program, contact one of our advisors.
Jacquelyn Milbrand.

Jacquelyn Milbrand

Admissions Advisor

Phone: (716) 645-1868

Email: jmilbran@buffalo.edu