Health & Medical Assistant

PA CIP CODE: 51.0899



INSTRUCTOR: Dr. Paul Newhart

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Health and Medical Assistants provides instruction related to the medical profession such as basic anatomy and physiology, medical terminology, billing, correspondence, record keeping, and the legal and ethical aspects of health care. The course provides students with initial skills and background necessary to prepare them as assistants to professional nursing staff or medical doctors in an office, clinic, or hospital.