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CMA215 - Patient Care Technician
In this course, students will learn technical skills needed to perform direct patient care and learn how to implement patient care plans including various medical procedures and services. Students will also learn basic nursing assisting, surgical and medical care. In addition, students will study medical terminology, medical law and ethics, anatomy and physiology as well as the application of applied and clinical EKG and phlebotomy. The last week will be reserved for the nationwide certification review and taking the actual examination.

Co-Reqs: N/A

Credit Hours: 3 Lecture Hours: 0 Lab Hours: 0

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