Medical Assistant Training
About Bramson ORT College
Our students enjoy an engaging college experience and are prepared for careers and career growth. They have real opportunities for employment and success. As a Bramson ORT student, you start on the same path that over 3 million graduates worldwide have taken after attending Bramson ORT and other ORT colleges and classes. While the time our students spend at BramsonORT College inspires them to find and fulfill their career aspirations, BramsonORT finds its inspiration from its students and their successes.
BramsonORT is an institution full of history and pride. We are a not-for-profit college that started 74 years ago to serve refugees and immigrants during World War II. Now BramsonORT is a leader in providing affordable education to a large section of the New York Tri-State community. How do we do this? We have the passion to educate, the instructors to get you prepared, and the programs employers look for.
Medical Assistant Associate of Applied Science (A.A.S) Degree
The medical industry has been one of the fastest growing industries in the 21st century. It has been reported that the employment of medical assistants is expected to grow rapidly as the health service industry expands. Bramson ORT College offers a program that provides graduates with a competitive edge and the necessary scientific knowledge to pursue careers in high-demand professions, such as Ultrasound Technician, Radiology Technician, Registered Nurse, and Physician's Assistant.
Students will receive intensive training in courses such as medical billing and coding, medical transcription, clinical procedures (including, but not limited to, capillary puncture, phlebotomy, EKG, and other analyses), laboratory procedures, pharmacology, anatomy and physiology, and medical law. All courses are taught by industry experienced and knowledgeable instructors (MDs and PhDs) in modern, fully-equipped laboratories. Furthermore, the program provides all the necessary skills needed to work in the industry, including special training for OSHA and HIPAA regulations; medical office risk management; and national certifications as a Certified Clinical Medical Assistant, Phlebotomy Technician and EKG Technician. Lastly, the program emphasizes strong hands-on training with a carefully monitored internship.
Bramson ORT College is accredited by the New York State Board of Regents and the Commissioner of Education. All of our programs: Associate Degrees, Certificates, and Diplomas, are registered by the New York State Education Department. Bramson ORT College is governed by a Board of Trustees and is a not-for-profit educational institution.