prerequisites: completion of all AHS coursework with a “c” or better co-requisites: AHS2098
South University Online
This course consists of a comprehensive review which will prepare students for the American Association of Medicinal Assistants (AAMA) national certification examination for Certified Medical Assistant (CMA) Or the American Medical Technologists (AMT) national certification examination for Registered Medical Assistant (RMA) . Topics will include medical terminology, anatomy and physiology, pathophysiology, pharmacology, and clinical laboratory and administrative procedures. Medico legal guidelines, communications techniques, and test taking strategies will also be discussed. A written report is submitted upon completion of the course. This report will be a critique of the program and the training received at the assigned site. Students will also be required to complete a questionnaire form critiquing the medical assisting program.