HEA 1208 - Clinical Procedures

The student will assist in providing clinical care under the direction of a registered nurse, physician, or other medical professional. The course will provide the student with applied knowledge of working as a member of a health care team performing clinical procedures that include taking patient histories and vital signs, preparing treatments, and conducting diagnostic tests. PREREQUISITE: HIM 1207 CEMRS Medical Terminology or HEA 1225 Intro to Medical Terminology with a grade of C or better. CO-REQUISITES: HEA 1210 Medical Asst. Pharmacology and LSC 2265 Medical Assisting Anatomy. Course enrollment restricted to Medical Assistant program majors only. Students are highly encouraged to complete this course immediately prior to internship completion.

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