Murfreesboro Medical Assisting

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The Medical Assisting program at the Murfreesboro, TN campus is designed to prepare current and future employees for the fast-paced changes encountered in the health care industry, and to help develop skills and attitudes necessary to excel in medical assisting. Daymar College students are provided the opportunity to gain skills to help physicians and focus on performance of clinical duties. The Medical Assisting program is appropriate for entry-level positions in doctor’s offices, hospitals, home health agencies, and other allied health organizations.

Medical Assisting Program Curriculum - Murfreesboro Campus

The 12 content areas are directly linked to the core competencies required for success at the entry level in the health care industry as a Registered Medical Assistant. All courses are accredited:

  • Medical Terminology
  • Medical Office Procedures
  • Anatomy and Physiology
  • Exam Room Procedures
  • Medical Insurance
  • Electrocardiography
  • Phlebotomy
  • Pharmacology
  • Pathophysiology
  • Medical Office Administration
  • Medical Law and Ethics/Exam Review
  • Internship

Convenient Course offerings

Courses are available during the day and evening, through traditional means (face to face) as well as online, enabling Daymar College students to complete the school's diploma program while working part or full-time.

Career opportunities for our Medical Assisting program at the Murfreesboro, TN campus may include employment in hospitals, home health agencies, medical offices and more. Employment for this career track through 2020 is expected to grow by 31 percent.*

*Source: http://www.bls.gov/ooh/healthcare/medical-assistants.htm

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