Medical Assistant Program
Get the Skills to Become a Qualified Medical Assistant in Maine
Programs: Clinical Medical Assistant I and Clinical Medical Assistant II
- Full & Part Time Programs Available
- Hands-On Training in both Administrative and Medical Assistant duties
- FLEX-TRAIN – Work at your own pace – customize your schedule to fit your life
Prepare to Pursue a Rewarding Career as an Important Member of the Medical Community
Medical Assistants play an important role in our medical system. Professionals in this field perform both Administrative and Clinical tasks to keep a medical office running smoothly. Medical Assistants interact with a wide variety of people in a pleasant office environment and they have the satisfaction of knowing their job helps others to live well.
Administrative Training: The Medical Administration portion of the training involves Computer Applications, Coding & Billing, Office Procedures, the role of the Clinical Medical Assistant, and more.
Hands-On Instruction: Our Lab portion of this program provides hands-on lab and lecture training in the procedures and skills necessary to assist physicians.
Potential Career Opportunities of Trained Clinical Medical Assistants
Individuals with our Maine-based Medical Assisting training may pursue a variety of entry-level medical positions, including:
- Clinical Medical Assistant
- Administrative Medical Assistant
- Medical Receptionist
- Medical Insurance Billing
- Medical Records Specialist
Professionals in this field work in physicians’ offices, outpatient care centers, hospitals, chiropractors, nursing homes, and more.
“NTI not only set me up for success but they gave me the confidence I needed to enter the field of medicine. With the help from the NTI instructors and staff, I have since found the perfect job that will allow me to use all of my clinical skills NTI has given me. NTI is definitely a school I will recommend to others”
– Carly Sinyard – NTI Graduate
Becoming a Confident Medical Professional
As a graduate of this program, you’ll enter the professional world with self-confidence, secure in the knowledge that you have the necessary skills to serve patients and impress prospective employers. In this program you’ll learn important medical services and skills, including:
- Legal Aspects
- Electronic Health Records
- Medical Terminology
- Medical Billing
- Anatomy and Physiology
- Medical Assisting Skills
- Professional Development for Allied Health
- The Microcomputer and its Applications
- Pharmacology for Allied Health
- Medical Coding
- Business Writing
Professional Externship Opportunities*
Healthcare is a “hands on” profession and there is no better way to learn it than by actually performing it. That’s why as a student in the NTI Clinical Medical Assistant program, you may qualify to take part in a professional externship experience. An externship is a great way to gain real world job experience and get a feel for your new career after you complete the program and meet the school’s graduation criteria.
As a graduate of this program, you’ll be prepared to take the exam to achieve National Certification. National Certification is recognized throughout the industry and lets employers know how capable you are.
Full & Part-Time Schedule Options – Choose the Program that Works Best for You
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* Externship not guaranteed
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*This program is offered at the following NTI campuses: Scarborough, Bangor, Lewiston