Jul 18, 2024  
2024-2025 Academic Catalog 
2024-2025 Academic Catalog
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AHMA 205 - Medical Assisting Clinical Approaches I

Credit(s): 1

Corequisite(s): AHMA 201 , AHMA 202 .
This online course presents clinically-related case studies to encourage development of critical thinking skills. The cases will be based on patient information related to material covered in AHMA 201 . Online resources will be utilized to identify appropriate patient preparation for procedures. (Fall Semester)

Course Learning Outcomes: Upon completion of the course, students will be able to

  • Read and analyze case studies by organizing and connecting major ideas to identify patient problems.
  • Apply relevant medical terms when determining patient needs and disease and diagnostic treatment options.
  • Prepare appropriate patient education materials demonstrating comprehension and retention of reading assignments.
  • Synthesize and define appropriate response to abnormal or unusual patient data by contributing to online discussion.
  • Demonstrate ability to change views based on new, valid information when defining response to potential infectious processes in the physician office setting.

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