Medical Assisting

Medical Assistants perform administrative and clinical skills in a variety of health care settings such as physicians’ offices, outpatient clinics, laboratories and hospitals. Duties vary but could include performing vital signs, assisting with examinations, venipuncture, recording electrocardiograms, scheduling appointments, processing insurance claims and maintaining medical records. After completing the one year certificate, you will be eligible to enter the workforce or transfer to the Associate degree program. The program is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs.

Faculty

Karen Drumheller, BA / COC

Associate Professor

Shana Perez, BAED / AA

Assistant Professor / Department Chair

413-755-4975

scperez@stcc.edu

Robyn Ledwith, BA / AA / COC

Associate Professor / Practicum Coordinator

413-755-4871

raledwith@stcc.edu

Luz Rios-Garcia

Instructor