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Medical Assisting, 1 year certificate

PCC Medical Assisting students at OHSU

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Courses

Course listing for the 2021-2022 catalog year.

Plan of Study Grid
First TermCredits
BI 120
or BI 121 and BI 122
or BI 231 and BI 232 and BI 233
Survey of Body Systems
or Introduction to Human Anatomy & Physiology I and Introduction to Human Anatomy & Physiology II
or Human Anatomy & Physiology I and Human Anatomy & Physiology II and Human Anatomy & Physiology III
5
MA 112 Medical Office Assistant Seminar I 2
MA 117 Medical Office Administrative Procedures § 4
MA 118 Medical Office Administrative Procedures (Lab) 2
MA 120 Introduction to Clinical Phlebotomy 1
MA 180 Coding and Reimbursement 2
MP 113 Healthcare Provider CPR/AED, First Aid/Bloodborne Pathogens 1
Human Relations Electives § 4
Second Term
MA 122 Medical Office Assistant Seminar II 2
MA 123 Medical Office Clinical Procedures § 4
MA 124 Medical Office Clinical Procedures (Lab) § 2
MA 130 Clinical Phlebotomy II 1
MP 135 Pharmacology for Allied Health 3
Third Term
MA 131 Introduction to Medical Science 3
MA 132 Medical Office Assistant Seminar III 2
MA 270 Clinical Practicum 6
MP 140 Introduction to Health Law and Ethics 3
 Total Credits47

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