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Paid Medical Assistant Apprenticeship Program - CoxHealth/OTC

Posted: 05/07/2023

  • Job Summary
    • CoxHealth will provide a hands-on, paid training program with free tuition to students through the OTC Medical Assistant Program. Upon acceptance to the program students will sign a work agreement to work Full Time for CoxHealth Clinics for two and half years. Participants must commit to a 16 week accelerated, in-person course which includes OTC classroom time and clinical rotations throughout Springfield, Branson, and rural clinics. While in clinical rotations students will observe preceptors and in-turn will perform hands-on tasks observed by the preceptors to prepare them for a Medical Assistant position upon graduation. Students who successfully complete the program will graduate with an MA certification and be eligible to apply for Medical Assistant III positions at CoxHealth. Prior to graduation of the MA Apprenticeship program graduates will apply and interview for open Medical Assistant positions in the CoxHealth Clinics.
  • Job Requirements
    • Education
      • Required: High School Diploma or equivalent
    • Experience
      • Preferred: Prefer 1 year of medical field experience
    • Skills
      • Proficient in basic math, computer and English skills
      • Exhibits positive customer service skills
    • Licensure/Certification/Registration
      • N/A

Additional Information

Standard Job Benefits for full time:


Job Benefits & Perks!


  • Tuition reimbursement up to $1200 per year
  • Additional Educational Assistance programs available
  • Health/Dental/Vision
  • Retirement with employer match
  • 20% tuition discount on most classes at Cox College
  • On-site Daycare with extended hours, holidays and weekends
  • Employee Discount at CoxHealth Fitness Centers
  • Pharmacy delivery to your unit
  • On-site Employee Health services
  • Opportunity to earn referral bonuses of up to $5,000 per hire for certain positions
  • 1906 Employee Store
  • Cafeteria discount
For further information or to apply go to Paid Medical Assistant Apprenticeship Program - Coxhealth/OTC in Springfield, MO - CoxHealth (

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