Medical Assisting
Lecture: 3 Lab: 4 Clinic: 0 Work: 0 Credits: 5

MED 140 – Exam Room Procedures I

Prerequisites: MED 116, MED 121, MED 130 Corequisites: None

This course provides instruction in clinical examining room procedures. Topics include asepsis, infection control, assisting with exams and treatment, patient education, preparation and administration of medications, EKG, vital signs, and medical emergencies. Upon completion, students should be able to demonstrate competence in exam room procedures.