Medical Clinical Assisting

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Medical Assisting

Medical assistants work in medical office settings. They may perform many procedures such as venipuncture, vital signs and EKGs, and work directly with the physician in all aspects of the clinic's daily patient care.

The Aims Medical Assisting certificate program includes both classroom work and a 160-hour clinical internship over two semesters. A 2-year A.A.S. degree is also offered. You can purchase supplies at the Aims Bookstore, medical stores or other department stores in the area:

  • Textbooks
  • Royal blue scrubs
  • Comfortable closed toe shoes
  • Box of gloves (Latex free)
  • BP cuff
  • Stethoscope

For more information call us at (970) 339-6397.

If you’re ready to get started with the Aims Medical Assisting program, please review the following webpages for important instructions, including mandatory prerequisite requirements and registration information.

Certification Test Pass Rates for Aims Graduates

Essential Skills

Check out the essential skills guide which is a list of commonly encountered qualities and skills typically necessary to be successful in a particular program or area of interest.