Health Science II: Medical Assisting
Welcome to our Medical Assisting Program,
Students learn about the human body and its functions, along with many triage situations encountered as a Medical Assistant such as working in a doctor’s office, clinicals, taking vitals (blood pressure, pulse, respiration, temperature, etc.), venipuncture, syringe fill, ECG’s, urinalysis, prescription writing, and dosage calculations. Students may also earn CPR, HIPAA, FEMA, and Bloodborne Pathogen certifications.
High School Credit:
5286 Medical Assisting
4 credits per semester, Counts as a Directed Elective or Elective for the General, Core 40, Core 40 with Academic Honors and Core 40 with Technical Honors diplomas.