Train for a Career as a Medical Assistant with an Education from Fortis.
Almost anywhere there is a medical office, there is a medical assistant working to perform administrative and clinical tasks that keep the offices and clinics of physicians, podiatrists, chiropractors, optometrists and more, running smoothly. Fortis offers a medical assisting program designed to provide you with knowledge and skills necessary for entry-level employment as a medical assistant in a medical office or clinic, with skills in office administration, computer, and clinical areas.
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 decade. The BLS suggests that job prospects for skilled medical assistants should be excellent.
The Fortis Medical Assisting program is the ideal combination of administrative and clinical skills. Our comprehensive curriculum provides students with the knowledge and skills they need to qualify for an entry level position in this growing healthcare field. Our experienced and dedicated faculty work with students in real-world simulations to prepare them for the challenges they will meet in the field. Small classes and plenty of guided hands-on skill development opportunities let students develop their competence and their confidence. Increasingly, physicians are relying on medical assistants to help with various patient care needs as well as the critical administrative tasks. Medical assistants work in the offices of physicians while others work in public and private hospitals, inpatient and outpatient facilities, the offices of other health practitioners such as chiropractors and optometrists and in nursing and residential care facilities.
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