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Delaware County Community College, Serving Delaware and Chester Counties

AHM 106 - Medical Assistant Techniques and Practicum I

This course is structured to prepare the student to assist the physician in the clinic, outpatient office and ambulatory health care settings. The responsibilities include preparation of the client for examination, measurement of basic body functions, assistance in diagnostic testing and procedures, and general clinical procedures performed in the medical office.
Credit Hours: 4
Lecture Hours: 3
Lab Hours: 2

Course Prerequisites: (ENG 050, REA 050) or ENG 099 or REA 075, MAT 050/060, or appropriate test scores