MED 101: Introduction to Medical Assisting

This course will provide an introduction to the field of medical assisting and the healthcare team. It will explore the role of the medical assistant, including professionalism, duties, responsibilities, and medical specialties. It will also cover medical law and ethics, and compliance and regulatory issues affecting the role of the medical assistant.

Level I Prereq: Academic Reading Level 5; Academic Writing Level 3; MED 104, MED 112, MED 114 and MED 116, must enroll concurrently in all courses

Class offerings by semester

Fall 2020 Winter 2021 Summer 2021
offered in the daytime    

offered in the daytimeDay Class (before 5 p.m.) offered at nighttimeEvening Class (after 5 p.m.) offered online Online Class

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Description Hours
Credits  1
Lecture Hours 15
Clinical Hours 0
Lab Hours 0
Other Hours 0
Total Hours 15
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