Allen School of Health Sciences

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For more than 50 years the Allen School of Health Sciences has been helping people just like you train for a career in health care. Use our strength and competitive edge in health care career training to make 2015 your year! We stick with health care because it’s what we know, and we’re good at it. We hold the tools you need to complete your education FAST.

Allen School’s Allen School of Health Sciences New York campus locations feature a comprehensive Medical Assistant program, which provides you the unique opportunity to complete training in as few as nine months.

According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, health care job opportunities are on the rise. This is why Allen School of Health Sciences partners with thousands of clinics and medical facilities across the country. Employers are on the lookout for dedicated individuals – just like you – to fill these in-demand positions.

With Allen School of Health Sciences, you can:

  • Complete your training in less time than other schools with our Fast-Track Program
  • Learn from faculty comprised of real industry professionals
  • Take advantage of extensive National Career Services assistance
  • Financial Aid available to those who qualify

Allen School of Health Sciences is licensed by the Arizona State Board for Private Postsecondary Education, the New York State Education Department, and nationally accredited by the Commission of the Council on Occupational Education.

Programs Available at Allen School of Health Sciences:

    Medical Assistant - Certificate

    About The Medical Assistant Healthcare Training Program
    The Medical Assistant program, prepares you to play an essential role in the day-to-day functions of healthcare offices of all types and sizes. Working under the direct supervision of a doctor or licensed healthcare provider, typically Medical Assistants are needed in medical offices, diagnostic screening facilities, colleges and universities, outpatient plastic surgery centers, and physical rehabilitation practices.

    The medical curriculum and skills you will learn through the Medical Assistant Program at The Allen School of Health Sciences include:

    • Computer literacy, including keyboarding and word processing on state-of-the-art, networked equipment.
    • Composing professional business letters and memos.
    • Office skills such as front desk operations, telephone skills, scheduling, records and management billing.
    • Understanding the structure and basic functions of the human body as well as common illness and disorders.
    • Measuring vital signs and operating basic medical equipment.
    • Procedures for administering an EKG.
    • Performing routine blood drawing procedures, routine urinalysis, a complete blood count and other common clinical tests.
    • Effective patient relations.
    • Medical law and ethics.
    • How to start a successful career by creating a resume and effective interview techniques.
    • Furthermore, The Allen School of Health Sciences guarantees students an internship in an allied healthcare facility.

    What Does A Medical Assistant Do?

    The general answer is anything and everything a doctor or healthcare professional needs or asks for. While the duties for a Medical Assistant are vast and varied, typically those duties include:

    • Updating patient charts
    • Managing electronic medical records
    • Verifying insurance coverage
    • Authorizing specialist referrals
    • Scheduling appointments
    • Assisting with instruments
    • Stocking medical equipment
    • Administration of medications
    • Patient monitoring
    • Keeping medical documents organized

    At Allen School of Health Sciences, we offer all of the necessary training through our online-based program that will prepare you for an exciting new career that offers job opportunities in various medical facilities such as doctor’s offices, hospitals or other healthcare agencies.



Allen School of Health Sciences Campus:

  • Brooklyn

    Located within walking distance of Columbus Park in Downtown Brooklyn, NY, the Brooklyn Campus of Allen School offers accelerated certification programs in Medical Assisting and Nursing Assisting that provide all of the knowledge and training necessary to become a successful professional in some of the most sought after fields in the Allied Health Industry. With over 50 years of experience training professionals in the Allied Health Industry, our hands-on training and dedication to our students’ success is second to none.

    Here are just a few of the benefits of receiving an education at Allen School – Brooklyn Campus

    • Learn the medical skills needed to succeed in a competitive field, with programs tailored to meet the needs of the industry
    • Complete your training in half the time of other schools via our accelerated certificate program
    • Receive a high level of support and supervision from Allen School instructors, specialists in the healthcare industry
    • Benefit from national career service assistance

    Financial aid is available to those who qualify.

    Allen School is licensed by the New York State Department of education and nationally accredited by the Commission of the Council on Occupational Education

For more information about graduation rates, the median debt of students who completed the program, and other important information, please visit https://www.allenschool.edu/about/gainful-employment-information.