2022-2023 Academic Catalog 
    Aug 09, 2022  
2022-2023 Academic Catalog

MEAS 201 - Medical Assistant Clinical Procedures 2

3 CR
This is the last in a series of two clinical procedure courses that provide the necessary supervised laboratory education needed for the Medical Assistant student to perform routine procedures in the ambulatory care facility. Emphasis will be placed on the continued practice of patient screening, safety, performing patient assessments, and the proper recording of data collected. Students will perform various skills needed to complete all remaining competencies required by the Medical Assisting Education Review Board (MAERB) including, auditory acuity testing, pulmonary function testing, and practice sterilization procedures using an autoclave.

Requisites: (1) Next Gen ACCUPLACER® reading score of 244, or at least a grade of C in TSRE 55  (AND) (2) Take MEAS 101  with at least a grade of C.
Course Learning Outcomes:
  1. Students will have a better understanding on how to run CLIA-wave tests, draw blood, and preform capillary punctures.