MAS 2201 Clinical Medical Assisting III
This course will introduce students to advanced/specialized procedures such as assisting with gastroenterologic procedures, urinary procedures, basic respiratory procedures, OB/GYN procedures and laboratory procedures that are performed in ambulatory care settings. Two classroom, six lab hours per week.
Division: Health Sciences
Department: Medical Assistant Technology
Repeatable Credit: No
Offered Online: Yes
Prereqs: HIM 1101 AND BIO 1107 OR BIO 1121 OR BIO 1141 AND MAS 1102
- Describe the principles of respiratory diagnostic procedures including equipment, recording and troubleshooting.
- Explain the proper procedures of assessing and responding to various gynecological and obstetrical examinations.
- Identify laboratory procedures in a medical office, including collection of specimens for transporting or testing, venipuncture, urinalysis, quality control and laboratory safety.
- Describe the medical assistant’s role in preparing for and assisting with specific office specialized procedures.
Credit Hours: 4
Classroom Hours: 2
Lab Hours: 6