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PIMA MEDICAL INSTITUTE -
ALBUQUERQUE CAMPUS

4400 Cutler Ave N.E.
Albuquerque, NM 87110
800-477-PIMA
We have been proudly serving the Albuquerque community since 1985. Our Albuquerque medical career school location is a beautiful campus with a medical simulation theater that allows students to gain real-world experience. Whether you’re interested in entering the dental, medical assisting, pharmacy, practical nursing or veterinary assistant profession, our medical trade school has excellent programs to grow your career.

The Pima Medical experience is a life-changing blend of a real college campus and the closeness of family.

Albuquerque is the medical hub of New Mexico, hosting numerous state-of-the-art medical centers. Some of the city's top hospitals include Presbyterian Hospital, Presbyterian Medical Services, Heart Hospital of New Mexico, Lovelace Women's Hospital and the VA Medical Center.

In compliance with the Federal Integrity rules mandated by the Department of Education, Pima Medical Institute is providing the following link to the New Mexico Higher Education Department’s complaint process. https://hed.state.nm.us/students-parents/student-complaints

Programs Offered At This Campus

Certificate

Dental Assistant

A dental assistant has a variety of responsibilities, including helping patients feel comfortable and easing anxieties, assisting the dentist during treatment procedures and teaching patients the skills needed to maintain and improve oral health. This certificate can help you become a dental assistant, orthodontic assistant, oral surgery assistant or surgical dental assistant.

Health Care Administration Certificate

Health care administrative assistants are key members of the front-office medical staff. These assistants manage electronic health records, greet patients and ensure the office operates efficiently. With this training, you can become a medical administrative assistant, medical secretary, medical receptionist, medical office specialist, office manager or medical records clerk.

Medical Assistant

Medical assistants work closely with healthcare team members, including doctors and nurses. They treat patients from newborns to senior citizens. As a medical assistant, you may work in physicians’ offices, hospitals, clinics or outpatient medical facilities. You also may work in administrative support occupations, medical assisting education or office management.

Pharmacy Technician

A pharmacy technician works alongside pharmacists to help provide medications and healthcare products to patients. With this training, you might work in hospitals, retail or mail order pharmacies, assisted living facilities, nursing homes, in-home health environments or other healthcare facilities.

Practical Nursing

The licensed practical nurse (LPN) has a variety of duties while working under the direction of registered nurses, nurse practitioners and doctors. As a licensed practical nurse, you will work in long-term care and rehabilitation facilities, assisted living centers, medical offices, clinics, and home healthcare agencies.

Veterinary Assistant

A veterinary assistant cares for animals in an animal hospital or clinic setting, under the supervision of a veterinarian or veterinary technician. With a veterinary assistant certificate, opportunities such as a laboratory animal caretaker or animal care and service worker will open up. You may work in private veterinary clinics, animal shelters, animal hospitals or even zoos.

Associate

Dental Hygiene

Dental hygienists work directly with patients, helping them properly care for their oral health. They clean and polish teeth and take X-rays and molds. They also perform some administrative duties, such as recording patients’ dental histories and updating charts. They can find work in private dental offices, corporate dental practices, community health clinics, public health facilities and educational settings.

Physical Therapist Assistant

Physical therapist assistants help patients who are recovering from injuries and illnesses, helping them to gain better movement and function. As a physical therapist assistant, you’ll have opportunities in the offices of physical therapists, hospitals, nursing care facilities, home healthcare services, outpatient clinics and school systems.

Radiography

A radiographer, or radiologic technologist, performs diagnostic medical imaging examinations. These technicians work in hospitals, physicians’ offices, clinics, diagnostic imaging centers and outpatient care centers.

Respiratory Therapy

Respiratory therapists are specialists in diagnosis, treatment, prevention, management and rehabilitation of patients with breathing or other cardiopulmonary disorders. As a respiratory therapist, you could work in hospitals, specialty asthma or cystic fibrosis clinics, long-term care facilities, pulmonologists’ offices, sleep labs or air and ambulance transport companies.

Program Summaries
Certificate
Associate
 

NSLS Honor Society Chapter

 
Pima Medical Institute's Albuquerque Campus is a chapter of The National Society of Leadership and Success (NSLS). Go here to learn more.
 

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Pima Medical Institute’s instructors have years of relevant, hands-on experience to share with students. These academically and professionally qualified instructors create authentic scenarios during your courses in our real-world labs.
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