Medical Assisting Courses
MEDA 60 - Introduction to Medical Assisting
Student Learning Outcomes (SLO)
  1. Identify clinical, administrative and general medical assisting skills.
  2. Discuss medical law and ethics.
  3. Demonstrate communication techniques.


MEDA 70A - Clinical Skills For The Medical Assistant I
Student Learning Outcomes (SLO)
  1. Perform medical hand washing
  2. Perform within scope of practice
  3. Perform CLIA waived laboratory testing


MEDA 70B - Clinical Skills For The Medical Assistant 2
Student Learning Outcomes (SLO)
  1. Perform CLIA waived laboratory testing.
  2. Perform electrocardiograms.
  3. Perform venipuncture.
  4. Assist in pediatric examinations.


MEDA 71A - Administrative Skills I
Student Learning Outcomes (SLO)
  1. Prepare appointment pages by matrixing and manage appointments.
  2. Perform administrative medical assisting tasks.


MEDA 71B - Administrative Skills 2
Student Learning Outcomes (SLO)
  1. Prepare a claim form using CPT and ICD-10 coding modalities.
  2. Perform account receivable procedures.
  3. Prepare a resume and cover letter.


MEDA 72A - Electronic Health Record Part 1
Student Learning Outcomes (SLO)
  1. Utilize practice management and electronic medical record software for administrative and clinical tasks.


MEDA 72B - Electronic Health Record Part 2
Student Learning Outcomes (SLO)
  1. Utilize and enter data to practice management software and electronic health records for administrative and clinical tasks.


MEDA 73 - Clinical Experience Practicum
Student Learning Outcomes (SLO)
  1. Apply critical thinking skills in performing patient assessment and care.
  2. Apply administrative skills in an ambulatory setting.
  3. Apply clinical skills in a ambulatory setting.
  4. Demonstrate medical assisting knowledge, skills, and behaviors in an ambulatory setting.


MEDA 74 - Clinical Experience Seminar
Student Learning Outcomes (SLO)
  1. Examine and evaluate clinical practicum experiences.


MEDA 75 - Administration of Medications for the Medical Assistant
Student Learning Outcomes (SLO)
  1. Administer an intradermal, a subcutaneous and intramuscular injection.
  2. Student can explain pharmacology principles in their own words.
  3. Based on CAAHEP(Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs) competency b. (4) (g) The students upon completion of the course should be able to apply Pharmacology principles to prepare and administer oral and parenteral medication (excluding IV) medications.


MEDA 80 - Medical Assisting Certification Exam Preparedness
Student Learning Outcomes (SLO)
  1. Identify strategies for successful studying and test taking.
  2. Distinguish general, administrative and clinical medical assisting concepts and content.