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Medical & Dental Programs
Do you have a passion for helping people in the medical industry? The Clinical Medical Assisting program at SJVC’s Hanford campus teaches students entry-level skills, duties, and training needed to thrive in Clinical Medical Assisting. Whether you’re under the supervision of doctors or nursing staff, your role will have a variety of day-to-day tasks. Some of which includes:
- Maintaining patient records
- Scheduling patient appointments
- Preparing patients for exams
- Measuring vital signs, such as blood pressure
- Administering injections and medications
- Drawing blood/venipuncture
Turn your career goals into reality by earning a Certificate of Completion in as few as nine months or an Associate of Science Degree in as little as fifteen months. Graduates are also eligible to sit for the National Certified Medical Assistant (NCMA) exam.
SJVC prepares students to take appropriate certification and licensure exams related to their individual majors. Graduates may qualify for other certifications depending upon location and placement requirements. The College does not guarantee students will successfully pass these exams or be certified or licensed as a result of completing the program.
In Medical Office Administration, you’ll get a chance to interact with patients and support the healthcare team with various tasks. From processing forms for insurance claims to managing patient appointments, SJVC’s Medical Office Administration program in Hanford is designed to train students in core skill sets. Some of our classes include:
- HCP 203: Medical Office Management
- MOP 130: Billing Principles
- MOP 140: ICD Coding
Get started today by enrolling in our Medical Office Administration program! You could receive a Certificate of Completion in as little as nine months or an Associate of Science Degree in as few as fifteen months.
SJVC prepares students to take appropriate certification and licensure exams related to their individual majors. Graduates may qualify for other certifications depending upon location and placement requirements.
San Joaquin Valley College’s program in Hanford allows students to learn basic skills in computer applications, bookkeeping, customer service, office management, and more. Start your career in Business Office Administration by earning a Certificate of Completion in as few as eight months or an Associate Degree in as little as fifteen months.
Some of the classes you will take as a Business Office Administration student include:
- Accounting Cycle Concepts
- Business Math Applications
- Business Communication
- Principles of Management
- Principles of Human Resources
- Principles of Marketing
- Customer Service
- Spreadsheet Management
- Business Externship
- Computer Literacy and Applications for the Professional
- Graduate Readiness Seminar
If you’re looking to broaden your knowledge of best business practices and get exposure to a variety of disciplines, Business Office Administration might be the right choice for you. Learn more about our program by requesting details from our admissions team today!
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Medical and Business Career Training
SJVC’s Hanford school opened its doors in 2004 and offers accelerated programs for students interested in the medical and business fields. Conveniently located right off the 198, our Hanford campus helps students prepare for the medical and business careers they want.
Request information today and you will hear from an SJVC Hanford advisor shortly. We know it’s tough to choose the right career college for you. Our advisor will answer your questions, help determine what program suits you best and work with you to determine if our Hanford school will be a good fit.
“My personal mission, as well as the mission at SJVC, is the success of every student. Education is a truly powerful tool that can change the trajectory of a person’s life and I am continuously thrilled that I get to be a part of that process.”