Medical Assisting Program-Health Science

Health Sciences - Medical Assisting

 

medical clip artTrimester 1 (19493) 
Trimester 2 (19494) 
Trimester 3 (19495)

(1 Credit per Trimester)

UNITS OF STUDY

  • Anatomy & Physiology/Medical Terminology
  • Leadership/Communication
  • Healthcare Delivery Systems
  • Employability Skills
  • Legal & Ethical Responsibilities
  • Safety Practices
  • Teamwork
  • Health Maintenance Practices
  • Technical Skills – CPR & AED Training
  • Information Technology Applications

MEDICAL ASSISTING SKILLS

  • Assisting with Physical Exams
  • Blood & Urine Testing
  • First Aid
  • Cleaning/Disinfection/Sterilization
  • Performing Electrocardiograms (EKG’s)
  • Preparation or Minor Surgery
  • Proper Body Mechanics
  • Temperature & Pulse
  • Respiration & Blood Pressure
  • Venipuncture
  • Vision Testing  

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