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2018-2019

MAE 101 - Administrative Principles and Practices for Medical Assistants

( 2 :2 :0 ) 3 credits

This course introduces students to the administrative procedures and business practices commonly performed in medical practices. In addition to basic administrative skills, the course provides an overview of the healthcare industry and the role and responsibilities of the Medical Assistant. Concepts related to professional behavior, interpersonal relationships, communication skills, legal and ethical issues, patient education, and emergency preparedness and procedures are covered.

Pre-Requisites:
EN 101 - Composition I
HIT 104 - Health Care Terminology
HIT 120 - Electronic Health Records

BS 100 Human Biology or BS 103 Anatomy and Physiology I