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New Clinical Medical Assistant Program at Yadkin Center


Surry Community College is offering a new program called Clinical Medical Assistant, February 5 through June 25, at The Yadkin Center in Yadkinville.

This course prepares students for a broad range of skills that make medical assistants versatile and valuable to any healthcare team. Students will learn skills to perform duties in both clinic and doctor office settings.

Topics covered include principles of allied health; anatomy and physiology; medical terminology; medical assistant office procedures; pharmacology; clinical lab procedures and phlebotomy; clinical procedures; medical law, ethics and communications; advanced laboratory procedures; and minor medical office surgeries.

Students are required to participate in a clinical externship. Upon completion, the student will have the knowledge to sit for the Clinical Medical Assistant Certification exam through the National Healthcareer Association (NHA) crediting agency.

Surry Community College is also offering a Nurse Aide Level II class on the Dobson campus February 5 – June 5.

For questions about these courses or to register, contact Tiffany Hanes at (336) 386-3366 or or Matt Aschemeyer at (336) 386-3240 or

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