•Student or Graduate of an accredited medical assistant program
•A High School Diploma/GED is also required
•If graduation did not occur within the last two years, one year of MA experience working in an applicable setting is required.
License or certification
If a Medical Assistant, certification is preferred but not required.
Maintains BLS (Basic Life Support) for Health Care Providers from one of the following programs:
1. American Heart Association
2. American Red Cross