2020-2021 College Catalog 
    
    Jan 25, 2021  
2020-2021 College Catalog

AHS 145 - Medical Assistant Essentials


Credits: 4
Lab/Lecture: Four lecture.

The Medical Assistant Essentials course prepares students for the varied and expanded responsibilities involved in working within medical offices today. Students will receive training in numerous areas, giving them an understanding of the workings within today’s medical businesses. Students who complete AHS 145, AHS 146 , AHS 147 , AHS 148 , AHS 149 , and AHS 289  will have the skills necessary to obtain employment as a medical assistant and are eligible to take the American Medical Technologist (AMT) certification exam to become a Registered Medical Assistant (RMA).

Prerequisite(s): Consent of Instructor
Corequisite(s): AHS 146  and AHS 147  (spring semester) or AHS 148  and AHS 149  (fall semester.)