January 2021 Undergraduate Catalog 
    
    Mar 03, 2021  
January 2021 Undergraduate Catalog

MS 263 - Medical Clinical Assisting I with Lab


This course is designed to provide the basic theoretical knowledge and hands-on experience in assisting physicians or medical office staff with medical exam room preparation and routine patient examination preparation with an emphasis on various communication techniques. Students will be introduced to basic clinical procedures including vital signs, first aid, injections, and emergency preparedness. Semester Credit Hours: 4.00 Contact Hours: 30/60/0/90 Prerequisite: HC 101 Medical Terminology  and SC 144 Introduction to Anatomy and Physiology .  Corequisite: None.