Clinical Medical Assistant A.A.S.

176 Thompson Dr
Bridgeport, WV 26330
United States


WVJC can provide students with a wealth of benefits as part of its medical assistant programs. These include:

Being career-ready in months
Convenient locations and online options
Qualified instructors
Interactive labs
Career services
A quality, affordable education
Become a Clinical Medical Assistant and work with doctors, nurses, and other medical professionals to help examine and treat patients. And you can earn your Clinical Medical Assistant Associate Degree or a Medical Assisting Diploma in a matter of months. Students who receive their clinical medical assistant training from WVJC will gain the knowledge and skills needed to:

Obtain patient’s vital signs
Assist Physician or providers with physical exams
Perform visual acuity test
Obtain laboratory specimens
Perform capillary punctures for glucose testing
Perform CLIA waived testing
Perform phlebotomy
Sterilize medical equipment to achieve medical asepsis
Assist with minor office procedures and surgeries
Perform injections
Perform EKG
Medication preparation
Conduct medical research and writing
Review law and medical ethics

Training for these careers:

Medical Assistant