Certified Clinical Medical Assistant (CCMA)

Learn the Intricacies of Medical field and be a Certified Clinical Medical Assistant that Rocks!

This Program trains students to assist physicians by performing functions related to the clinical responsibilities of a medical office. Instruction includes:

- preparing patients for examination and treatment

- routine laboratory procedures, diagnostic testing

- technical aspects of phlebotomy, and 

- lead EKG and the cardiac life cycle. 

Students review important topics including phlebotomy, pharmacology, the proper use and administration of medications, taking and documenting vital signs, cardiology including proper EKG lead placements, a professional workplace behavior, ethics and the legal aspects of healthcare. 

Program includes classroom lecture and hands on labs and a clinical externship opportunity at a local healthcare provider. Students who complete this course are eligible to sit for the National Health career Association (NHA) Certified Clinical Medical Assistant (CCMA) exam.

What will you learn?

Special skills needed to contribute to a healthcare team in an ambulatory setting
Learn Ethical behavior, therapeutic communication, patient privacy laws, medical terminology and clinical procedure
Assistance from our Externship Coordinator and access to our Externship Starter Kit
Summarize the HIPAA Privacy Rule and HIPAA Security Rule
Explain the information contained in different types of medical records
Explain the information contained in different types of medical records
Discuss government and private insurances
Identify the functions of the major body systems
How to write a chief complaint and obtain a patient history
How to measure vital signs
Discuss the importance of medical and surgical asepsis
Summarize the basic guidelines for administration of injections
Identify the three methods used to perform venipuncture
Managing patient visits, arranging follow-up care, and issuing prescriptions
Keeping track of vital information such as patient allergies and medications
Communicating with patients and reporting public health information

Upon graduating from this program you will receive your Certificate of Completion from Param Institute attesting to your accomplishment. Our Program will prepare you to take a Certification exam of your choosing which is administered by independent third parties. It is not mandatory but taking a certification exam will help you market yourself to potential employers and validate your Certified Clinical Medical Assistant knowledge. Our program's benefits are:

Certificate of Completion
Prepares you for NHA Certification Exam
Placement Assistance  

According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) Certified Clinical Medical Assistant:

demand will increase by 18% over the next ten years for this profession, much faster than the average for all occupations in the U.S.

So why wait? Take advantage of Param Institute of Education's  the highest quality education and placement expertise and start your career in one of the most secure professions.

Contact for course details just today and secure your admission.

Course Outline

 Module 1:  Medical Terminology (Anatomy and Physiology)

 Module 2:  Fundamentals of medical assisting patient care skills

 Module 3:  Clinical and Surgical skills

 Module 4:  Pharmacology

 Module 5:  Medical Billing and Claim

 Module 6:  Medical office and Administrative skills

 Module 7:  Phlebotomy

 Module 8:  Electrocardiography

 Externship - Clinical externship

Total Hours: 500
Online Study

Online or in-person 
Field Externship
350 Hours
150 Hours

     Online lectures and materials access
      Live instructor for your queries
      Responsive Administration support
      In the Field Hands-on training
     MBCS Certificate of completion from the school
      NHA Certified Billing and Coding Specialist (CBCS) exam materials, and preparation
      Continuous coaching till you get NHA Certification and pass NHA Exam


Alina Dudhina

Graduate Student

" I have graduated from from CCMA program at Param institute of Education. I’m very happy I have completed my education at this school. Instructors are knowledgeable with good professional teaching skills. Program was very precise to accommodate my working schedule. Office staff is very nice and helpful. Now I am working full time as a Medical Assistant at Cardiologist office. Thank you Param Institute for making my career.

Habiba Akhter

 Graduate student

I have recently completed my CCMA program from Param Institute of Education. Param Institute has helped me a lot. The instructor is an excellent teacher. I really enjoyed learning from him. His explanations were so good that when I was doing my internship, I could easily relate and it made my work so easy. They also helped with externship after education. This school is highly recommended for all.

Nirali Shah

Graduate Student

Today My CCMA certification exam is over. I passed the test with very good grades. Now I am officially called CERTIFIED CLINICAL MEDICAL ASSISTANTI am very thankful to entire faculty and staff of PARAM. They all took care of me very well. Now I can officially work as MEDICAL ASSISTANT. My externship site was great and the doctor and staff were excellent. Thank you PARAM for all help and guidance

Frequently asked questions

  • Step 1:  Click on Enroll now button
  • Step 2:  Fill up details in "Signup" Google Form (Name, email, phone, and Course name)
  • Step 3:  Once you Submit, you will receive DocuSign Form That needs to be filled and signed
    Following original documents are required upon enrollment:
    a) Permanent Resident card or Passport
    b) Social Security Card
    c) Driver License or State ID
    d) High School GED or Graduate Certificate
    e) 2 step PPD test or Chest X-ray report, if applicable
  • Step 4:  Once DocuSign Form is approved, you will receive payment link
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    • 1. All students must be at least seventeen (17) years of age on or before the first day of class.
      2. Students must possess a High School Diploma or a General Education Development (G.E.D) Diploma
      3. School offers students with Ability to Benefit (ATB) test, if needed.
      4. All Students must complete a criminal background check.
    • Clinical medical assistants can make an above-average salary and enjoy a prestigious medical career. According to Indeed.com, the median salary for Clinical Medical Assistants is $38,633 with an hourly wage of $16.58 per hour.
    • As a clinical medical assistant, you will interact directly with patients daily.
      You will likely be the first person a patient encounters after passing reception and the last person they see before exiting the facility. It will be your job to put them at ease, assure them they will be properly cared for, and leave them with a good impression. To be successful in this job, you will need to learn Electronic Health Record (EHR) software.
      You will be responsible for taking the medical histories and recording patients' vital signs. Exact duties will vary by location, healthcare specialty, and practice size, but you will also likely complete clerical and administrative tasks within physician's offices, hospitals, and other healthcare facilities.
      You will also need to understand how and what information can be shared and adhere to confidentiality laws, like HIPAA, in patient treatment.
    • The course instructor will be available by email to answer any questions and provide feedback on your performance. Occasionally, your course may be supported by a team of industry experts. You will also receive support from the student advising team.
    • The Certified Clinical Medical Assistant (CCMA) is a national certification exam offered by the National Healthcareer Association (NHA), the largest allied health certification organization in the U.S., with over one million certifications awarded over more than 30 years.
      - This exam serves to validate the skills of medical assistants and demonstrates their dedication to the profession.
      - According to the 2020 Industry Outlook produced by the NHA, 89% of employers require or encourage certification for medical assistants, and 63% increase pay when certification is obtained.
      - This course includes a voucher for the cost of the CCMA certification exam at no additional cost to you.
    • This course is self-paced and open enrollment, so you can start when you want and finish at your own pace. When you register, you'll receive twelve (12) months to complete the course.
      The time allotted for course completion has been calculated based on the number of course hours. However, if you are unable to complete the course, contact the student advising team to see what options you may have available to work out a suitable completion date. Please note that an extension fee may be charged.
    • This course will provide you with the skills you need to obtain an entry-level position in most cases. We will assist your for your resume preparation and finding a job. Also, Potential students should always do research on the job market in their area before registering.
    • This course is non-credit, so it does not qualify for federal aid, FAFSA and Pell Grant. In some states, vocational rehab or workforce development boards will pay for qualified students to take our courses.
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