Okefenokee Technical College

Okefenokee Technical College 2013-2014 Catalog

MAST 1090 Medical Assisting Skills II (1-8-4)

Furthers student knowledge of the more complex activities in a physician*s office. Topics include: collection/examination of specimens and CLIA regulations /risk management; urinalysis; venipuncture; hematology and chemistry evaluations; advanced reagent testing (Strep Test, HcG etc); administration of medications; medical office emergency procedures and emergency preparedness; respiratory evaluations; principles of IV administration; rehabilitative therapy procedures; principles of radiology safety and maintenance of medication and immunization records.

Prerequisites: ALHS 1011, ALHS 1090