MED 165 : CLINICAL PRACTICUM FOR MEDICAL ASSISTANTS
Provides students with at least 160 clock hours of externship experience in ambulatory care facilities. Students will be required to maintain and submit documentation of the psychomotor and affective domain competencies they experience at practicum sites. Students will also submit assignments online that demonstrate how they incorporate cognitive domain competencies and critical thinking skills into their daily practice as medical assistants. NOTE: Students need to have entry codes to register.
- Students will have hands-on patient encounters and will complete as many of the 83 psychomotor and 33 affective domain competencies as their supervisors will allow, or are applicable to their site.
- Students will incorporate the 123 cognitive domain competencies into their performance of the psychomotor and affective domain competencies, using critical thinking skills to enhance their performance of patient care duties in daily practice.
At a Glance
Program: Medical Assisting