Medical Assisting Technology (MEA)

MEA0255  MEDICAL OFFICE PROCEDURES I  (1.50 Credits)

Lecture portion of MEA0255L includes discussions in a classroom setting regarding urinalysis, microscopy, specimen collection and preparation, and basic office Microbiology/Bacteriology. Consists of 4 hours of lecture on a mini-semester twice a week. Special Fee Charged.

Total Contact Hrs: 48.00
Lecture Hrs: 48.00
Complete all the courses in the following option:
  • Pre or Corequisite: MEA0255L
Complete all the courses in the following option:
  • Pre or Corequisite: MEA0255L
MEA0582  MEDICAL ASSISTING SIMULATION LAB I  (0.00 Credits)

Designed to orient the medical assistant to real life experiences of patient care in the physician's examining room via simulation. Students will learn to apply the principles involved to patient charting, patient assessment and examination, vital signs, laboratory techniques including phlebotomy and urine analysis. Course will consist of 24 clock hours.

Total Contact Hrs: 24.00
Lecture Hrs: 24.00
Complete all the courses in the following option:
  • Option 1 - Prerequisite: MEA0005 (minimum grade: C), Pre or Corequisite: MEA0255 (minimum grade: C) and MEA0255L (minimum grade: S) and MEA0256 (minimum grade: C) and MEA0256L (minimum grade: S)
Complete all the courses in the following option:
  • Option 1 - Prerequisite: MEA0005 (minimum grade: C), Pre or Corequisite: MEA0255 (minimum grade: C) and MEA0255L (minimum grade: S) and MEA0256 (minimum grade: C) and MEA0256L (minimum grade: S)