Medical Assistant Diploma


Medical assistants perform routine clinical and administrative duties under the direct supervision of a physician or other healthcare professionals. They perform a variety of administrative duties including but not limited to taking medical histories and recording vital signs, explaining treatment procedures to patients, preparing patients for examination, collecting and preparing lab specimens, and assisting other medical professionals during diagnostic examinations.

The Workforce: As a graduate from our Medical Assistant program, you will be able to work in a variety of healthcare environments, including private medical practices, physician offices, and health clinics.

Job Opportunities:
  As a graduate from our program you will be prepared for entry-level employment as a Medical Assistant, Clinical Assistant, Administrative Assistant, and/or a Medical Receptionist.

Applied Skills
: As a graduate from our program you will have learned about medical terminology, anatomy, physiology, disease processes, administrative office skills, customer service skills, and various routine medical procedures. You will be prepared for the reputable Medical Assistant certification from the reputable National Center for Competency Testing (NCCT) certifying agency.

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Lamson Institute Advantages: Why Choose Us

  • Fast -we empower students to graduate in a short amount of time, which saves students both time and money
  • Focused – we only deliver the most industry relevant hands-on courses and skills to our students
  • High Growth – we offer programs in some of the fastest growing fields out there
  • Friendly – we welcome students into a caring and supportive learning environment
  • Community – we foster a family-like atmosphere in order to ensure that each student is a valued member of a tightly-knit community of supportive teachers, career counselors, and fellow students
  • Validation – we are accredited by the Accrediting Commission of Career Schools and Colleges (ACCSC); the ACCSC is listed by the U.S. Department of Education as a nationally recognized accrediting agency
  • Real World Experience – Students receive the real world, hands-on experience they need by completing an externship in the local community
  • Financial Aid – financial aid is available to those who qualify for student loans, grants, or both

Who We Are

Lamson Institutes Medical Assistant School in San Antonio has offered hands-on training in a variety of career fields since 2007. We pride ourself on giving students a comprehensive career-oriented education by a highly experienced faculty. With the training you receive from Lamson, you will be well qualified to apply for an entry-level position in your chosen career path.

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