Clinical Medical Assisting III

Course IDCourse NameCourseCategoryCredit Hours
MACC 325Clinical Medical Assisting IIIMEDICAL ASSISTINGHEALTH SCIENCES4

Prerequisites:  MACC 321, MACC 322, MACC 323, MACC 324. Corequisite: MACC 326.   This is a 4-credit hour (60 contact hours) hybrid course that uses various activities throughout each chapter to help enforce what the student is learning.  These activities may include games, diagrams, video, and audio sections. This course focuses on the introduction to the principles of pharmacology and pharmacology math.  There will be a comprehensive study of drug action, routes of administration, dosages, and classes of drugs by body systems, as well as classification of drugs, including antibiotics, blood products, IV fluids, anesthetics, emergency drugs, vaccines, immunizations and chemotherapy agents. The preparation and administration of parenteral medications is also discussed.