AMA 100 - Introduction to Medical Assistant
This course is designed to give students a basic overview of practice within the standard of care in the Medical Assisting profession. Foundation and principles include the types of medical practice, implementation of time management principles, licensure and certification as it applies to healthcare providers, and an overview of local, state, and federal health care legislation and regulation appropriate to the medical assistant practice setting. Students will begin professionalism training. The course will also include an introduction to medical terminology.