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Course ID MA 140
Course Title Admin. Medical Assistant Office Procedures I
Credits 5.0
Description This course defines the front office roles and responsibilities in a medical office. Major topics covered are a history of the medical assistant profession; written, verbal, and non-verbal communication; patient education; medical law and ethics, the medical record and introduction to the electronic medical record; and performing daily administrative office duties including: appointment scheduling, coordinating outpatient procedures, managing referrals for patients, and utilizing the computer and electronic medical record. Prerequisite: acceptance into the Medical Assisting program.
Quarters Available
Fall Winter Spring Summer
Odd Years yes no no no
Even Years yes no no no

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