Medical Assisting Holds Pinning Ceremony
Ogeechee Technical College

The Medical Assisting Program at Ogeechee Technical College recently held a pinning ceremony in the Joseph E. Kennedy Auditorium. Jennifer Witherington, Senior Academic Dean, provided the welcome, while Program Director, Michelle McCranie, gave opening remarks. McCranie and instructors Mallorie Morris and Brigitte Zittrouer individually recognized 15 students for their achievements. Students, Marhia Abbuhl and Jessica Aaron delivered the Medical Assisting Creed and closing marks, receptively. A reception immediately followed.

The Medical Assisting Program prepares students for employment in today’s medical offices. The program provides opportunities which introduce, develop, and reinforce academic and occupational knowledge, skills, and attitudes required for job acquisition, retention, and advancement. Additionally, the program provides opportunities to upgrade present knowledge and skills, or to retrain in the areas of medical assisting. Graduates of the program receive a Medical Assisting diploma and are required to take the national AAMA certification examination.


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