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Health Careers Education
HL00394
Introduction to the Medical Office Clinical Procedures (Part II)
60.00
This course is designed to introduce, prepare and ensure student competency in clinical skills required at an entry level position for a medical assistant. Students learn aseptic techniques, minor office procedures, basic diagnostic testing techniques, phlebotomy, patient assessment techniques and applications, along with various other techniques involving assisting a physician within the parameters of a medical office.
Lara Skaggs
Program Manager
405 743 5106
lskag@okcareertech.org
1. Apply techniques and infection control methods.
2. Apply surgical aseptic techniques during minor surgical procedure done in the medical office.
3. Identify and use medical equipment most commonly used in the physician's office laboratory.
4. Perform diagnostic testing on collected urine.
5. Demonstrate procedures performed by the medical assistant in the medical lab setting.
6. Identify and demonstrate the various patient positions used during the following diagnostic tests:
-CT Scans
-Nuclear Medicine
-MRI
-PET
-Ultrasound
7. Perform the following phlebotomy skills:
-Venipuncture using the evacuated tube
-Syringe and butterfly method
-Heel sticks
-Finger sticks
-CBC
-H/H
-Microhematocrit
-Capillary blood specimen
8. Perform an EKG procedure.
9. Identify the important parts of the microscope.
10. Use and properly care for the microscope.
Medical Assistant Standards (CTTC)

http://www.okcareertech.org/testing/Skills_Standards/Health_Career_Cluster.htm

Registered Medical Assistant (AMT)

http://www.pearsonvue.com/amt/
Medical Assistant Standards (CTTC)

-- aligns with AMT Registered Medical Assistant

http://www.okcareertech.org/testing/Skills_Standards/Health_Career_Cluster.htm

Registered Medical Assistant (AMT)

http://www.amt1.com/site/epage/15331_315.htm?backtoitemid=6124_315

American Association of Medical Assistants (AAMA)

http://www.aama-ntl.org/about/what_is_a_cma.aspx

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Career Majors That Sequence This Course
Career Cluster Pathway Career Major
Health Science Therapeutic Services Basic Medical Assistant
Health Science Therapeutic Services Health Care Assistant II
Health Science Therapeutic Services Health Care Technician