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2020-2021 Catalog 
2020-2021 Catalog [PAST CATALOG]

MDA 140 - Clinical Medical Assisting 1

6 credit hours - Four hours of lecture and four hours of college laboratory weekly; one term.
Learn the theory and skills necessary to function in the medical setting as a clinical medical assistant. Focus theoretical applications on the entire life span, including health, health promotion, wellness and illness. Apply learned concepts in the college lab, including electrocardiogram, medication preparation and administration, preparing for and assisting with procedures, obtaining vital signs and the practice of aseptic technique. Students are required to practice selected skills on each other during college laboratory. Lab fees reduced for this course. See Course Fees .

Prerequisite(s): MDA 113 , MDA 115 , MDA 117   

Corequisite(s): MDA 112 .