Dothan, AL Medical Assistant Programs
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Medical Assistant Programs in Dothan, AL
Medical assisting is one of the most rapidly growing careers in healthcare today. At Fortis you can begin learning the clinical and administrative skills needed to pursue an entry-level position as a Medical Assistant.
Train to Become a Medical Assistant at Dothan, AL
Essential members of the healthcare team, the responsibilities of medical assistants include direct patient care clinical tasks as well as the administrative tasks that keep medical offices running smoothly. Medical assisting program students at Fortis learn from experienced and dedicated faculty who will guide you through a comprehensive curriculum to prepare you for real-world challenges.
Through a balance of traditional classroom instruction, small group learning and hands-on skill development, Fortis faculty are committed to helping you develop the competence and confidence to pursue an entry-level position as a medical assistant.
According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, employment of medical assistants is projected to grow much faster than average nationally, ranking medical assistants among the fastest growing occupations over the next 10 years, therefore, job prospects for skilled medical assistants are expected to be good.
Medical Assistants can be found working in a wide range of healthcare facilities including physicians’ offices, clinics, inpatient and outpatient facilities, hospitals and long-term care facilities. Learn how you can begin training at Fortis to pursue a career as a medical assisting professional in your community.
Click here to request information about the Fortis medical assisting program in Dothan, Alabama or call the phone number above to speak a Fortis admissions representative today. Call today and learn how you can get started training for your essential career in healthcare.!
Frequently asked questions
Where can I learn more about the career of a Medical Assistant?
To learn more about medical assisting, we suggest you read several of our blog articles including Career Development for Allied Health and Medical Assisting Students, How to Choose Your Medical Assisting Niche, and Medical Assisting: Three Reasons This Might the Career For You.
- How do I apply to the Medical Assisting program at Fortis Institute in Dothan?
What can I expect from my instructors and faculty members?
Our instructors are experienced and knowledgeable professionals who truly care about your success. They not only deliver a comprehensive curriculum, they may also share stories about their work as medical assisting professionals to help students learn more about the career they are preparing to enter.
Do you offer financial aid?
Most of our programs are eligible for Title IV funding. Financial Aid is available to those who qualify. During the admissions process you will meet with a Financial Aid Representative who can help you.
What about after I complete the program? Does Fortis offer job placement assistance?
Yes! Our Career Services department works with every student on their job search. We work as a team to empower our graduates with the skills necessary to approach a job interview ready for success.
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Programs vary by state and campus. Not all programs are offered at all locations. Contact local campus for accreditation information.