Summer 2013 Class Schedule (CRC)

Back to Previous Page

MEDA 140    Medical Assisting Practicum    3 Units

Prerequisite: COMM 325, FCS 324, MEDA 230, and PSYC 300 with grades of "C" or better; Students must have been accepted in to the CRC Medical Assisting program and completed all required courses prior to receiving consent to enroll in this capstone course. Students must also have completed a drug screen, background clearance and have proof of immunity to varicella, measles, rubella, rubeola.
Enrollment Limitation: Students must have on file with the Program Director the following documents: Negative PPD or Chest x-ray no more than 6 months prior to clinic placement; MMR and Varicella immunity status; Liability insurance
Hours: 180 hours LAB
Description: This course consists of supervised experience in a health care setting performing the tasks and responsibilities of a medical assistant. Those duties include, but are not limited to, administering injections, performing electrocardiograms, obtaining patient history and chief complaints, scheduling appointments, answering telephones, basic clerical functions and other duties as requested by site physician and/or supervisor. Students will be required to show proof of immunity to Varicella, Measles, Mumps, Rubella and TB prior to beginning the clinical rotation. Students will also have supplementary requirements such as liability insurance, background check and drug screening. This course is for students who have completed all of the CRC Medical Assisting Program requirements.

Schedule: Eight Week - First, Jun 10-Aug 02
TBA       TBA             LAB C.Burns              Off Campus CLIN          10769 
Students must be currently accepted into the Medical Assisting Program and have completed all prerequisites before contacting Professor Cori Burns by e-mail at for consent to enroll in this Medical Assisting Practicum. Student Lab hours are dictated by the off-campus clinical site hours.

Summer 2013 Class Schedule

Updated: July 26, 2013