Medical assistant

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American Institute serves to guide you toward the bright future you desire. We design our programs around current and future career trends, because employers want to see the innovative skills and ideas you can bring to the table. No matter what your career interest, American Institute has a program for you!

Health Care Programs:

Medical Assisting: Train to perform both clinical and clerical tasks to keep the medical facilities of physicians and other health care providers running smoothly.

Medical Coding and Billing: Train in billing and collection, records management, insurance claims processing and coding to become a valuable member of an office medical team.

Diagnostic Cardiac Sonography: Train to operate complex ultrasound equipment to produce and analyze visual images of patients’ heart functions. *Bachelor’s degree required

Diagnostic Medical Sonography: Train to operate complex ultrasound equipment to produce and analyze visual images of patients’ internal functions. *Bachelor’s degree required

Dental Assisting: Train to assist dentists during procedures, develop laboratory results, manage patient records and function as a crucial member of a dental team.

Wellness & Beauty Programs:

Cosmetology: Train for a position as a licensed cosmetologist, offering services such as haircuts, hair coloring, skin care and nail technology.

Massage Therapy: Train to treat physical ailments, rehabilitate sports injuries, reduce physical stress and promote clients’ general good health.

Skin Care: Train to cleanse and beautify clients’ skin by providing facials, head and neck massages and full-body skin treatments, as well as apply makeup.

Technology & Business:

Computers, Networking & Security: Train to plan, develop, maintain and secure the complex computer systems used in today’s technology-driven business world.

ESL – English as a Second Language: Train to read, write, speak and fully comprehend English, all while building vocabulary and learning about American culture.

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