Medical Assisting Program.
This is a health-related program. In this program, the student is prepared with the technical skills and practical training necessary for entry level positions as a Medical Assistant capable of performing a variety of duties with technical detail, helping the physician in many clinical situations.
Minimum of (915 clock hours) Total: 2 semesters (Program is 45 weeks long.)
Medical Assisting Program Outcome Competencies:
- Demonstrate appropriate employability skills
- Perform organizational skills in following the patient’s plan of care in completing patient care assignments.
- Assist in the restorative care for patients with specific needs to reach their optimal level of independence.
- Demonstrate effective employability skills in work ethics.
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All Program Idea
|Title||Theory Clock Hours||Clinical Clock Hours||Total hours||Course|
|Computer Skills and Office Procedures||90||0||90||MA–101|
|Anatomy and Physiology||60||0||60||MA–102|
|Physical Examination. Vital Signs||60||0||60||MA–104|
|Microbiology, Sterilization, Infection Control, HIV/AIDS and OSHA||30||0||30||MA–105|
|Minor Office Surgery||60||0||60||MA–108|
|Administration of Medication||60||0||60||MA–109|
|Patient’s Examination and Procedures in Medical Specialties||90||0||90||MA–112|
|Law and Ethics, PreEmployment Skills / Work Maturity||30||0||30||MA–113|
|Medical Lab & Practice||0||180||180||MA–114|