2019 - 2020 MCPS High School Course Bulletin

5447/0  Certified Medical Assistant

0.5 credit per semester

This course enables students to gain specialized skillset related to facilitating the high demands of a healthcare facility. Students learn to administer medications, assist with minor procedures, obtain laboratory specimens, perform electrocardiograms, provide patient education, and much more. Students have the opportunity to earn and receive certification as a Certified Clinical Medical Assistant.

Foundations of Medicine and Health Science A/B 4044/4045, Structures and Functions of the Human Body A/B 4042/4043
9 - 10 - 11 - 12
Unlimited repeats for elective credit

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