MEDICAL  ASSISTANT

Overview:

Medical Assistants are multi-skilled professionals dedicated to assisting in patient care management.  This health care professional performs administrative and clinical duties and may manage emergency situations, facilities, and / or personnel.  Medical assistants work in physicians’ offices, clinics, hospitals and other medical facilities under the supervision of a physician.

MEDA-100            Medical Professional Issues                        

MEDA-110            Insurance Billing & Coding                          

MEDA-128            Phlebotomy Essentials                          

MEDA-129            Phlebotomy Clinical Applications               

MEDA-150            Medical Administrative Aspects                  

MEDA-155            Patient Care I                                                 

MEDA-160            Medical Terminology                                   

MEDA-180            Human Body in Health and Disease         

MEDA-185            Emergency Preparedness                           

MEDA-240            Clinical Laboratory Diagnostics                 

MEDA-250            Pharmacology for Allied Health                  

MEDA-251            Pharmacology Administration                     

MEDA-255            Patient Care II                                                 

MEDA-275            Medical Assistant Externship                                                       

TOTAL  CREDITS:                                  

22            26            48

21            37            58

21            27            48

27            35            62

22            26            48

22            26            48

58            50          108

21            27            48

21            27            48

21            27            48

24            24            48

24            24            48

21            27            48

                               210

325         383         918

Course Outline:

Length of M.A. Program: 918 clock hours during approx 8 ½ months

Course#               Course Title                                     

Lecture

Hours

Lab

Hours

Total

Hours

For course descriptions or cost of Medical Assistant program, please call Petra College.

MEDICAL  ASSISTANT

NURSING ASSISTANT

Overview:

The primary objective of the Basic Nursing Assistant Program is to provide students with the hands-on training necessary to offer high-quality care to patients while working alongside other qualified health care professionals. Course offerings include training in a nursing home or a hospital-based skilled nursing facility unit, as well as courses of study and practice in skills related to patient care. Students divide their time between classroom and laboratory instruction to best equip them to secure entry level employment in the health care or nursing industry.

CNA-100            Communication and Interpersonal Skills                        

CNA-101            Infection Control                          

CNA-102            Safety and Emergency Procedures                          

CNA-103            Resident's Rights + Promoting Resident's Rights            

CNA-104            Mental Health and Social Service Needs                  

CNA-105            Personal Care                                                 

CNA-106            Basic Nursing Services                                                     

CNA-219            Clinical Hours                                                       

TOTAL  CREDITS:                                  

Course Outline:

Length of Nursing Assistant Program: 80 clock hours / 7 weeks

Course#            Course Title                                     

Lecture

Hours

Lab

Hours

Total

Hours

 2             0             0

 5             4             0

 4             4             0

 2             0             0

 2             0             0

 5             5             0

 4             3             0

 0             0            40

24           16           40

For course descriptions or cost of  Certified Nursing Assistant program, please call Petra College.

PHLEBOTOMIST

CERTIFICATE

Overview:

The primary objective of the Phlebotomist Certification Program is to provide students with the hands-on training necessary to offer high-quality care to patients while working alongside other qualified health care professionals. Course offerings include training in hospitals, nursing homes and home health agencies, as well as courses of study and practice in skills related to patient care. Students divide their time between classroom and laboratory instruction to best equip them to secure entry level employment in the health care or nursing industry.

PHLE-110        The Healthcare Setting                        

PHLE-120        Quality Assurance and Legal Issues                          

PHLE-130        Infection Control, Safety, First Aid, and Wellness                        

PHLE-140        Medical Terminology              

PHLE-150        Human Anatomy and Physiology                  

PHLE-160        The Circulatory System                                                 

PHLE-170        Blood Collection Equip., Additives & Order of Draw                                

PHLE-180        Venipuncture Procedures        

PHLE-190        Preanalytical Considerations                           

PHLE-200        Capillary Puncture Equipment and Procedures                 

PHLE-210        Special Collections and Point-of-Care Testing                 

PHLE-220        Nonblood Specimens and Tests                     

PHLE-230        Arterial Puncture Procedures                                                 

PHLE-250        Phlebotomy Clinical Applications                                                       

TOTAL  CREDITS:                                  

Lab

Hours

Total

Hours

Lecture

Hours

 3              0               3

 3              0               3

 3              3               6

 3              0               3

 3              0               3

 3              0               3

 3              3               6

 4              6              10

 3              3               6

 4              6              10

 3              0               3

 3              0               3

 3              0               3

 0              0              48

41            21           110

Course#               Course Title                                     

Course Outline:

Length of Certificate Program:  110 clock hours during approx 9 weeks

For course descriptions or cost of Phlebotomist Certificate program, please call Petra College.

CPR  TRAINING

Overview:

CPR certification.  Please call Petra College for further details.

Overview:

Please call Petra College for further details.

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