Examination Room Techniques I
3.5 Credit Hours
This course presents an introduction to basic clinical procedures performed in ambulatory health care settings. The course encourages the student to demonstrate critical thinking based on knowledge of academic subject matter required for competence in the medical assisting profession. Students will learn to incorporate the cognitive knowledge in performance of the psychomotor and affective domains in their practice as medical assistants in providing patient care. This course is the first course of a two-semester sequence. Pre-requisite: Acceptance into the Medical Assistant Program. Co-requisite: MAP-542 The Human Body in Health and Disease I.