MEDICAL ASSISTING in Los Angeles
Graduate in One Year.
Take the Next Step
to Your Future
Find Your Program, Classes Start Soon!
The college offers accelerated hybrid programs to help you earn a degree in less than two years.
We are accredited by the Accrediting Bureau of Health Education Schools and we are approved by the California State Approving Agency for Veterans Education (CSAAVE) for students to use their GI Bill education benefits.
News / Blog
What Are the Duties of a Medical Sonographer?
Sonographers help to prep...
As scientific thought began to work its way to the forefront, those ideas were treated like wives’ tales or folklore. So, in today's world we can rely on science to point the way towards foods that contribute to optimal cognitive function and we n...
A team of resear...
A study conducted by a team of researchers from the U.S. National Institutes of Health found brain damage in patients who died of COVID-19.
The 25-year-old female patient had been diagnosed with COVID-19, with symptoms including anosmia (loss of smell) and ageusia (loss of taste). Experience with her case was ...
Trained and licensed Physical Therapist Assistants should have little trouble finding job opportunities for the foreseeable future.
There is a high demand for physical therapist assistants, especially due to the ag...
Get Started in Health Care with In-Demand Medical Assisting Training
Hussian College, at Casa Loma College
Hussian College brings medical assisting training to the greater Los Angeles area in its shared space at the Casa Loma College campus in Van Nuys, CA. Casa Loma College is a local institution with a fifty-year legacy of quality health care training. Students will have access to flexible learning, with in-person labs and online modules to equip them in their pursuit of a medical assisting career.
Hussian College, Van Nuys, CA is recognized by the Accrediting Commission of Career Schools and Colleges (ACCSC) as a satellite location of Hussian College, Los Angeles, CA.
The Medical Assisting Clinical program is designed to prepare current and future employees for the fast-paced changes encountered in the health care industry, and to help develop training, skills and attitudes necessary to excel in medical assisting. Medical Assisting students are provided the opportunity to gain medical assisting training skills to help physicians and focus on performance of clinical duties. This medical assisting clinical program is appropriate for entry-level positions in doctor’s offices, hospitals, home health agencies, and other allied health organizations.
Our Medical Assisting program is a flexible way to open new doors for your career. We’ve combined the knowledge of our highly qualified faculty with an adaptable hybrid learning environment that allows you to complete the program in one year.
Medical Assisting Clinical Program Curriculum
The 14 content areas are directly linked to the core competencies required for success at the entry-level in the health care industry as a Registered Medical Assistant.
- Medical Terminology
- Business Communication
- Medical Office Management & Administration
- Anatomy & Physiology
- Allied Health Office Procedures & Administration
- Electronic Medical Records & Reimbursement
- Medical Dictation
- Laboratory & Exam Room Procedures
- Cardiac Monitoring Procedures
- Medical Law and Ethics/Exam Review
Career opportunities for our medical assisting program may include employment in hospitals, home health agencies, medical offices and more. Employment for this career track through 2019-2029 is expected to grow by 19 percent.*
Students enrolling into this program are enrolling into Hussian College.