Medical Assisting Online for Today's Medical Assistant (User Guide and Access Code): Clinical & Administrative Procedures / Edition 2

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Reinforce your medical assisting skills with online learning! Corresponding to CAAHEP and ABHES competencies and to Bonewit-West’s Today's Medical Assistant: Clinical & Administrative Procedures, 2nd Edition, Medical Assisting Online helps you learn and perform common administrative and clinical skills. A variety of exercises provide realistic experience and practice with the competencies you are expected to master. Featuring active, hands-on learning, MAO provides effective preparation for class, labs, and jobs.

  • Active, hands-on learning is promoted with modules that are mapped to core Medical Assisting competencies in the textbook.
  • Competency-based training activities provide opportunities to learn, apply, and practice skills in a safe virtual environment.
  • Review questions ensure that you understand the material before you proceed, and include feedback for both right and wrong answers.
  • Lesson quizzes measure your comprehension of the content and provide feedback, with scores automatically submitted to the instructor.
  • Video clips demonstrate commonly performed clinical skills and procedures step by step.
  • Glossary provides quick access to definitions of key terms with links at the point when they are introduced.
  • Pop-up boxes provide in-depth explanations of concepts, detailed illustrations, and examples of forms.
  • Updated content reflects the latest CAAHEP and ABHES competencies and familiarizes you with current trends and practices.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781455727483
  • Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
  • Publication date: 10/29/2012
  • Edition number: 2
  • Pages: 4
  • Sales rank: 853,822
  • Product dimensions: 6.10 (w) x 9.20 (h) x 1.00 (d)

Table of Contents

Module 1.1: The Health Care System

Module 2.1: The Professional Medical Assistant

Module 3.1: Ethics and Law for the Medical Office

Module 4.1: Interacting with Patients

Module 5.1: Introduction to Anatomy and Physiology

Module 6.1: Integumentary System

Module 7.1: Skeletal System

Module 8.1: Muscular System

Module 9.1: Nervous System

Module 10.1: Sensory System

Module 11.1: Endocrine System

Module 12.1: Circulatory System

Module 13.1: Respiratory System

Module 14.1: Digestive System

Module 15.1: Urinary System

Module 16.1: Reproductive System

Module 17.1: Medical Asepsis

Module 17.2: OSHA Bloodborne Pathogens Standard

Module 18.1: Sterilization and Disinfection

Module 19.1: Vital Signs

Module 20.1: The Physical Examination

Module 21.1: Eye and Ear Assessment and Procedures

Module 22.1: Physical Agents to Promote Tissue Healing

Module 23.1: The Gynecologic Examination and Prenatal Care

Module 24.1: The Pediatric Examination

Module 25.1: Minor Office Surgery

Module 26.1: Administration of Medication

Module 26.2: Tuberculin and Allergy Testing

Module 27.1: Electrocardiography

Module 27.2: Pulmonary Function Tests

Module 28.1: Specialty Examinations: Colon Procedures

Module 28.2: Specialty Examinations: Radiology and Diagnostic Imaging

Module 29.1: Introduction to the Clinical Laboratory

Module 30.1: Collection of Urine for Urinalysis

Module 30.2: Urinalysis

Module 31.1: Phlebotomy: Venipuncture

Module 31.2: Phlebotomy: Skin Puncture

Module 32.1: Hematology

Module 33.1: Blood Chemistry and Serology

Module 34.1: Medical Microbiology: Collection of Specimens

Module 34.2: Medical Microbiology: Testing Specimens

Module 35.1: Emergency Medical Procedures

Module 36.1: The Medical Record

Module 36.2: Confidentiality and the Patient Medical Record

Module 37.1: Patient Reception

Module 38.1: Medical Office Computerization

Module 39.1: Telephone Techniques

Module 40.1: Scheduling Appointments

Module 41.1: Medical Records Management

Module 42.1: Written Communications

Module 43.1: Mail

Module 44.1: Managing Practice Finances

Module 44.2: Banking Activities

Module 45.1: Medical Coding

Module 46.1: Introduction to Medical Insurance

Module 46.2: Insurance Claims

Module 47.1: Perform Billing and Collection Procedures

Module 48.1: The Medical Assistant as Office Manager

Module 49.1: Emergency Protective Practices for the Medical Office

Module 50.1: Obtaining Employment

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