MAS 1103 Clinical Medical Assisting II
This course will introduce students to intermediate-level clinical procedures in a family practice setting such as medical microbiology, minor office surgery, administering therapeutic modalities, preparing and administering medications, and eye and ear procedures. Two classroom, six lab hours per week.
Prerequisites: MAS 1102 and BIO 1107 or BIO 1121 or BIO 1141 and HIM 1101 and Restricted to Majors
- Describe the medical assistant's role in preparation and administration of medication.
- Identify principles of medical microbiology.
- Describe the medical assistant's role in preparing for and assisting with specific office surgical procedures, including identifying surgical instruments.
- Examine the principles of electrocardiography including equipment, recording and troubleshooting.
- Analyze the principles of nutrition and diet.
- Comprehend the medical assistant's role in preparation and administration of therapeutic modalities.
Credit Hours: 4
- Classroom: 2 hours
- Lab: 6 hours
- Division: Health Sciences
- Department: Medical Assistant Technology
- Repeatable Credit: No
- Offered Online: Yes