MDA 2010

Medical Office Medications

3 Credits

Prerequisites: Completion of the Medical Assisting Orientation; completion of MAT 1050 with a minimum grade of "C", or placement into MAT-1100 or higher, or an ACT score of 18 or higher on the math subtest

Pre- or Corequisite: MED 1103

This course will provide the Medical Assisting student with a basic understanding of drug therapy, including the legal, technical, ethical and moral aspects of handling and administering medications. The Medical Assisting student will practice administration of oral and parenteral medication. Nutritional supplements and diet supplementations related to therapy as prescribed by the physician will be covered. Course/lab fees