The Medical Assisting Program prepares students for high demand medical office positions including front and back office positions. Graduates are eligible to take the Certified Medical Assistant examination offered by the American Association of Medical Assistants.
The program will provide students with a knowledge base that includes anatomy, physiology, medical terminology, pharmacology, medical billing and coding, medical office assessments and procedures, patient care and education. Medical Assistants are highly versatile professionals in both clinical and administrative realms.
Entry into this program requires completion of an admissions application.
The Lake Washington Institute of Technology Medical Assisting Program is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs upon the recommendation of Medical Assisting Education Review Board (MAERB).
Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs
1361 Park Street
Clearwater, FL 33756
(727) 210 - 2350
DEGREES AND CERTIFICATES
Regulations published in the Federal Register on October 29, 2010, require institutions
to report certain information about students who enrolled in Title IV eligible educational
programs that lead to gainful employment in a recognized occupation (GE programs).
Those regulations also provide that institutions must disclose to prospective students
certain information about the institution's GE Programs. Information for the Medical
Assisting program at LWTech is provided below.