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The Certified Clinical Medical Assistant for the Experienced CMAA (Voucher Included) includes: Medical Terminology
Certified Clinical Medical Assistant (CCMA) for the Experienced CMAA

Certified Clinical Medical Assistant for the Experienced CMAA (Voucher Included)

Certified Clinical Medical Assistant for the Experienced CMAA (Voucher Included)
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I.   Major Body Systems                                                                                      

  1. Integumentary System
  2. Musculoskeletal System
  3. Circulatory System
  4. Lymphatic System
  5. Immune System
  6. Respiratory System
  7. Digestive System
  8. Urinary System
  9. Nervous System
  10. Endocrine System
  11. Special Senses
  12. Reproductive System

II.  Pathophysiology                                                                                             

  1. Skin Disorders
  2. Endocrine Disorders
  3. Nervous System Disorders
  4. Digestive System Disorders
  5. Respiratory System Disorders
  6. Circulatory System Disorders
  7. Urinary System Disorders
  8. Musculoskeletal System Disorders
  9. Eye and Ear Disorders
  10. Lymphatic and Immune System Disorders
  11. Reproductive System Disorders

III. Pharmacology                                                                                                  

  1. Medical Uses of Drugs
  2. Drug Regulations
  3. Controlled Substances
  4. Drug Classifications
  5. Drug Actions
  6. Common Abbreviations
  7. Routes of Administration
  8. Drug Names
  9. Drug Formularies
  10. Dose Calculations

IV. Nutrition and Special Diets                                                                          

  1. Importance of Nutrition
  2. Types of Nutrients
  3. Healthy Diets
  4. Therapeutic Diets

V. The Chief Complaint and Patient History                               

  1. Preparing for the Patient
  2. Chief Complaint
  3. Medical History
  4. Approaching Sensitive Topics
  5. Charting

VI. Recording Vital Signs                                                                                     

  1. Temperature
  2. Blood Pressure
  3. Pulse
  4. Respiration
  5. Height and Weight
  6. Body Mass Index

VII. The Physical Examination                                                                            

  1. Methods of Examination
  2. Examination Positions
  3. Equipment and Supplies
  4. Preparing the Patient
  5. Order of the Examination
  6. After the Examination

VIII. Specialty Exams and Procedures                                               

  1. Prenatal Examination
  2. Gynecology Examination
  3. Pediatric Examination
  4. Geriatric Examination
  5. Visual Acuity Testing
  6. Pulse Oximetry
  7. Ear Irrigation

IX. Medical Asepsis and Infection Control                                                    

  1. Medical Asepsis
  2. Microorganisms
  3. Infection Cycle
  4. Transmission-Based Precautions
  5. Bloodborne Pathogens
  6. Other Potentially-Infectious Materials
  7. Personal Protective Equipment
  8. Needlestick Injuries
  9. Standard Precautions
  10. Infection Control

X. Surgical Asepsis and Sterilization Techniques                                      

  1. Surgical Asepsis
  2. Methods of Sterilization
  3. Sterile Field
  4. Preoperative Procedures

XI. Surgical Instruments                                                                                     

  1. Cutting and Dissecting Instruments
  2. Grasping and Clamping Instruments
  3. Dilators, Scopes, and Probes
  4. Retracting and Exposing Instruments
  5. Care of Surgical Instruments
  6. Chemical Cautery
  7. Electrosurgery
  8. Cryosurgery
  9. Laser Surgery

XII. Assisting with Minor Office Surgeries                                                     

  1. Informed Consent
  2. Patient Preparation
  3. Preoperative Skin Cleansing
  4. Postoperative Instructions
  5. Wound Care
  6. Suture and Staple Removal
  7. Applying a Sterile Dressing

XIII. Introduction to the Medical Laboratory                                                 

  1. Purposes of Laboratory Testing
  2. Types of Clinical Laboratories
  3. Laboratory Departments
  4. CLIA      
  5. Laboratory Requisitions
  6. Laboratory Reports
  7. Urinalysis

XIV. Basic Microbiology         

  1. Bacteriology
  2. Mycology
  3. Parasitology
  4. Virology
  5. Immunology

XV. Introduction to Phlebotomy                                                                       

  1. Composition of Blood
  2. Supplies
  3. Order of Draw
  4. Venipuncture Methods
  5. Venipuncture Sites
  6. Specimen Identification
  7. Capillary Puncture
  8. Quality Assurance           

XVI. Basic Hematology                                                                                           

  1. Red Blood Cells
  2. White Blood Cells
  3. Platelets
  4. Coagulation Studies
  5. Blood Count Tests

XVII. Electrocardiogram                                                                                          

  1. Electrical Conduction System of the Heart
  2. Cardiac Cycle
  3. Normal Sinus Rhythm
  4. Arrhythmias
  5. 12-Lead ECG
  6. Multichannel ECG
  7. Waveform Components
  8. Common Artifacts
  9. Electrophysiology
  10. Holter monitor
  11. Automated External Defibrillator

XVIII. Administering Noninjectable Medications                                            

  1. Medication Order
  2. Six Rights of Medication Safety
  3. Medication Label
  4. Administration of Oral Medications
  5. Administration of Inhaled Medications
  6. Medication Errors

XIX. Basic Guidelines for Administration of Injections               

  1. Intradermal Injections
  2. Subcutaneous Injections
  3. Intramuscular Injections
  4. Syringes
  5. Needles
  6. Withdrawing Medication from a Vial or Ampule
  7. Tuberculin Skin Test       

XX. Diagnostic Imaging         

  1. X-Rays
  2. Ultrasonography
  3. CT Scans
  4. MRI Scans
  5. Nuclear Medicine Scans

XXI. Rehabilitation and Treatment Modalities                                              

  1. Physical Therapy
  2. Occupational Therapy
  3. Speech Therapy
  4. Sports Medicine
  5. Proper Body Mechanics
  6. Care for a Falling Patient
  7. Wheelchair Safety
  8. Transfer Techniques

XXII. First Aid Techniques                                                                                      

  1. Types of Wounds
  2. Burns
  3. Musculoskeletal Injuries
  4. Choking
  5. Syncope
  6. Poisoning

XXIII. Emergencies in the Medical Office                                                           

  1. Anaphylaxis
  2. Cardiac Arrest
  3. Asthma
  4. Shock
  5. Seizures              
  6. Diabetic Emergencies
  7. Crash Cart

Medical Terminology

I.   Your Foundation in Medical Terminology

  1. The Fundamentals of Medical Terminology
  2. Practicing What You've Learned - The Fundamentals of Medical Terminology
  3. Getting to Know the Human Body
  4. Practicing What You've Learned - Overview of the Human Body
  5. What Have You Learned?

II.  The Skeletal and Muscular Systems

  1. What Makes Up a Skeleton?
  2. Practicing What You've Learned - What Makes Up a Skeleton?
  3. Flex Some Muscle
  4. Practicing What You've Learned - Flex Some Muscle
  5. What Have You Learned?

III. The Cardiovascular and Respiratory Systems 

  1. Getting to the Heart of Things
  2. Practicing What You've Learned - Getting to the Heart of Things
  3. Take a Deep Breath
  4. Practicing What You've Learned - Take a Deep Breath
  5. What Have You Learned?

IV. The Digestive, Urinary, and Reproductive Systems 

  1. Going for the Gut
  2. Practicing What You've Learned - Going for the Gut
  3. When Nature Calls
  4. Practicing What You've Learned - When Nature Calls
  5. The Birds and the Bees
  6. Practicing What You've Learned - The Birds and the Bees
  7. What Have You Learned?

V.  Nervous and Integumentary Systems and Special Senses 

  1. You've Got Some Nerve
  2. Practicing What You've Learned - You've Got Some Nerve
  3. Now Hear (and See) This!
  4. Practicing What You've Learned - Now Hear (and See) This!
  5. Slip Me Some Skin
  6. Practicing What You've Learned - Slip Me Some Skin
  7. What Have You Learned?

VI. The Lymphatic, Immune, and Endocrine Systems 

  1. Protection Against Infection
  2. Practicing What You've Learned - Protection Against Infection
  3. Learning About Hormones
  4. Practicing What You've Learned - Learning About Hormones
  5. What Have You Learned

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