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, electrocardiography, 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
- 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