Medical Assisting Program
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Medical Assisting Program Details
South Texas Vocational Technical Institute’s Medical Assisting program helps prepare you to pursue a career in healthcare. This career training program provides instruction on the skills to be a member of the team. Our Medical Assisting Program emphasizes hands-on learning and patient and workplace safety. Our curriculum focuses on helping prepare students for common tasks and situations in the healthcare workplace, and the externship portion of the program provides valuable real-world experiences. STVT is proud to offer a medical assisting program in South Texas. This program is offered at our Brownsville and Weslaco campuses.
*STVT cannot guarantee job placement, salary or employment
*STVT does not guarantee third-party certifications. Certification requirements for taking and passing certification examinations are not controlled by STVT but by outside agencies and are subject to change by the agencies without notice to STVT. Therefore, STVT cannot guarantee that graduates will be eligible to take certification examinations, regardless of their eligibility status upon enrollment.
- Processing insurance and other payments
- Preparing medical records for analysis
- Medical records management
- Operation of complex and HIPAA-compliant software
- Financial records maintenance
- Patient administration and registration
- Appointment scheduling
- Coordination with doctors and nurses for examinations and tests
- Performing patient interviews and verifying case history
Ready To Enroll?
Start at STVT to begin the healthcare career training you’ve been dreaming of. Our flexible scheduling and affordable options make it a great place for you to pursue your diploma in Medical Assisting. Talk to an admissions representative today.
What our Graduates are saying
I was helped in so many ways. You know, I couldn’t be more grateful and blessed, you know, to have the staff here at STVT – the students that I was with and my instructors. It couldn’t have been any better.
I would like to say to the staff at STVT, thank you so much for all your help. I appreciate it so much. You have no idea what an inspiration and motivation y’all have made on my life and my daughter’s life as well.
I heard about STVT with commercials when I was just sitting down one night. I heard a commercial about it – saw that they offered the dental assisting program – saw that it was just a few months instead of, you know, years and that’s something that really did interest me.