Certified Clinical Medical Assistant, A.S.

Allied Health OPen House May 24 2022This program is designed to fill a need in the region for health care workers, one of the five fastest-growing job sectors in Connecticut.

Students who graduate from this program will be ready to sit for the Certified Clinical Medical Assistant exam and be prepared as successful candidates for multiple employment possibilities. Students will become knowledgeable in both the business and clinical skills necessary in a healthcare provider office, and may also choose to continue their studies toward a bachelor’s degree in health information technology.

Those who complete this program will know how to provide patient care safely and in accordance with medical assistant regulations, laws, and patient rights; how to perform administrative functions in an medical office; and how to clearly and effectively communicate with patients, their families, and health care team members. Students will be able to demonstrate problem-solving abilities, professionalism, and ethical, legal, and caring behaviors in the health care environment.

Overview

Want to learn more? Join us for a virtual information session about our program. You’ll be able to speak directly with LuAnn Wolff, Interim CCMA Coordinator via WebEx. She will be ready to chat about everything from prerequisites to applying to the CCMC program and registering for classes. See our complete schedule here.

Career Options

As a clinical medical assistant, you’ll directly assist physicians, nurses and other healthcare professionals in providing patient care, with the focus being on performing clinical duties rather than clerical tasks. Jobs are available in:

Hospitals
Clinics
Rehabilitation Centers
Surgical Centers
Public Health
Hospice

Related Degrees & Certificates

Courses & Outcomes
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Faculty

See below for a list of all full-time Nursing and Allied Health Department Faculty. Please note that not all listed faculty may teach courses related to this specific degree or certificate program.

Karen Amor

A.D.N., Three Rivers Community College; B.S., University of Guelph; M.S.N, Sacred Heart University; RNNursing and Allied Health Department Assistant Professor of Nursing
Office: C266
Faculty Office Hours (860) 215-9403
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Cynthia L Arpin

A.D.N., Three Rivers Community College; B.S., M.S.N., University of Hartford; Ed.D., Southern Connecticut State University;Nursing and Allied Health Department Interim Director of Nursing and Allied Health
Office: C-245B
(860) 215-9460
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Ronda Charette

Academic Division Academic Division Secretary
Office: C245
(860) 215-9301

Denise Cortegiano

B.S., St. John’s University; B.S.N., Wagner College; M.S.N., University of Hartford; RNNursing and Allied Health Department Assistant Professor of Nursing
Office: C-256
Faculty Office Hours (860) 215-9231

Stephanie Doody

B.S.N., Eastern Connecticut State University; M.S.N., Sacred Heart University; RNNursing and Allied Health Department Assistant Professor of Nursing
Office: C-222
Faculty Office Hours (860) 215-9513

Carol Emmerthal

B.S.N., University of Connecticut; M.S.N, University of PhoenixNursing and Allied Health Department Associate Professor of Nursing
C242
Faculty Office Hours (860) 215-9510

Cheryl Gilot

B.S.N., Southern Connecticut State University; M.S.N., University of HartfordNursing and Allied Health Department Associate Professor of Nursing
Office: C-146
Faculty Office Hours (860) 215-9445

Anne M Lamondy

B.S.N., St. Joseph College; M.S.N., Medical College of Pennsylvania, Hahnemann University; APRNNursing and Allied Health Department Professor of Nursing
Office: C212
Faculty Office Hours (860) 215-9447
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Leanne LaRose

B.S.N., University of Connecticut; M.S.N., University of Hartford; RNNursing and Allied Health Department Assistant Professor of Nursing
Office: C132
Faculty Office Hours 860-215-9440
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Melissa Neill

A.A.S., Genesee Community College; B.S.N., University of Hartford; M.S.N., University of Hartford; RN Associate Professor of Nursing
C246
Faculty Office Hours (860) 215-9477
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Lillian Rafeldt, D.N.P.

B.S.N., State University of New York; M.A. New York University; D.N.P., Grand Canyon University; RN; CNENursing and Allied Health Department Professor of Nursing
Office: C230
Faculty Office Hours (860) 215-9463
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Rachael Smith

B.S., Widner University; M.S.N., Sacred Heart University; RNNursing and Allied Health Department Associate Professor of Nursing
Office C232
Faculty Office Hours (860) 215-9506

Sara Sonstroem

B.A., University of Connecticut; B.S.N. ,University of Connecticut; M.S.N., University of Hartford; RN, EMT-PNursing and Allied Health Department Associate Professor of Nursing
C226
Faculty Office Hours (860) 215-9438
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LuAnn Wolff

RN, BSN St Anselm College; MBA Rensselaer Polytechnic InstituteNursing and Allied Health Interim CCMA Program Coordinator
Office: C245
(860) 215-9245
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Heidi Zenie

A.S., Mitchell College; B.S., Northeastern University; M.S., West Virginia UniversityNursing and Allied Health Department Professor of Exercise Science and Sports and Leisure Management
Office: C102
Faculty Office Hours (860) 215-9485
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Jillian Zupan

B.S.N., Southern Connecticut State University; M.S.N, University of Hartford; RNNursing and Allied Health Department Associate Professor of Nursing
Office: C244
Faculty Office Hours (860) 215-9419

PROGRAM COORDINATOR

LuAnn Wolff, Interim CCMA Program Coordinator

Questions?

We are here to help you every step of the way! Email LWolff@threerivers.edu.