MED 101 : INTRODUCTION TO CLINICAL MEDICAL ASSISTING
This course is an introduction to the medical assisting profession. A virtual clinic is built by students, expanding their knowledge of the healthcare industry. Students explore areas where they might find employment as medical assistants and begin developing employment related skills and documents while expanding their effective communication skills. Students will begin learning the foundations for clinical practice in providing patient care as medical assistants. This course includes a skills laboratory component. Students will be instructed in the use of an educational electronic medical record (EMR) system. NOTE: Students need to be accepted into the Medical Assisting Program and have entry codes to register.
At a Glance
Program: Medical Assisting