Covers basic concepts, such as asepsis, infection control, transmission, taking vital signs and prevention of diseases. Anthropometric measurements, assisting with routine examinations, specialty examinations, electrocardiography, assisting with minor surgery procedures, and advanced medical assisting procedures is also covered to give students a clear understanding of the role as a medical assistant.
Credit Hours: 2.0
Lecture Hours: 1.0
Lab Hours: 2.0
Course Fee Required
AHL 103◊, AHL 108◊, AHL 120◊ and CMA 140◊.