Medical Assisting

  • Teacher:  Karen McLean 
    Welcome to the wonderful world of medicine. Medical and healthcare field work opportunities are exploding. This field is expected to continue to grow especially as our population ages. Medical assisting is a terrific way to start in the health care field.
     In this program you can become certified in American Heart Association First Aid and CPR. Upon graduation and passing a national certified Medical Assisting exam the student can become a Certified Medical Assisting. 

About the Instructor

  • Karen McLean is a certified Medial Assistant who has been at Barry Tech for over 21 years.  She has taught the Adult Evening Medical Assisting program  and has been a Clinical instructor for the second year students in the Medical Assisting Program.  In addition to being a teacher at Barry Tech, Ms. McLearn also works at a busy Pediatric office.