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CMA109 - Clinical Medical Assistant
This course introduces students to basic procedures that occur in a medical office. Students demonstrate competencies in conducting patient interviews, taking vital signs, patient charting, and properly documenting and preparing medical facilities for patient examinations. Students become proficient in moving, lifting, transferring, and positioning patients in a health care environment.

Co-Reqs: N/A

Credit Hours: 3 Lecture Hours: 2 Lab Hours: 2

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