Course Title
Medical Assistant Non-Comprehensive
Course Code

Audience: This class is for those students CURRENTLY working as a medical assistant (MA) in a physician’s office/clinic/urgent care/hospital setting.  This class does not have a clinical component or classroom instruction.


  • Must be at least 18 years of age
  • Have a high school diploma (or equivalent)
  • Must have one year experience as a medical assistant or completed a medical assistant training program within the past year
  • Proof of completion of medical assistant program OR a letter of recommendation from current employer with dates of employment

Course Information:

  • This is a self-paced online course.
  • The student will be able to take up to five (5) practice exams prior to taking the national certification through the National HealthCareer Association (NHA).
  • Ozark Technical Community College (OTC) will be the dedicated testing site for this exam and exam dates will be listed on the NHA website.
  • Students will register for the exam via the NHA website. The course cost includes one attempt at the national certification.

Main Topics:

  • Patient Care
  • Patient care and Preparation Related to Phlebotomy and EKG
  • Communication
  • Office Administration
  • Medical Law and Ethics
  • Phlebotomy collections and processing
  • EKG monitoring

*Students can register at any time.

Call 417-447-8888 for information on registration.

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