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Medical Assistant School

Lake Charles Memorial Health System’s newly established Medical Assistant training program is an 8-week course designed to prepare students for employment in physician offices and clinics. In addition to classroom learning experiences, students will benefit from valuable hands-on training in various settings. Upon completion of the program, students will have the opportunity to apply to available Medical Assistant positions within Lake Charles Memorial Health System and meet other potential employers.

The cost of the program is $500. Students are required to purchase scrubs and a stethoscope. Textbooks will be provided. Classes will be held Monday-Friday 8am to 4pm.

To be eligible for the program, applicants must possess a high school diploma or equivalent, successfully complete a drug screen and criminal background, and commit to the 8-week program schedule.

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For questions or more information call 337-494-3116 or email