SRJC Course Outlines

6/24/2024 6:23:33 AMMA 63BL Course Outline as of Spring 2012

Inactive Course
CATALOG INFORMATION

Discipline and Nbr:  MA 63BLTitle:  CLINICAL EXPER 2  
Full Title:  Clinical Experience 2
Last Reviewed:3/11/2002

UnitsCourse Hours per Week Nbr of WeeksCourse Hours Total
Maximum3.00Lecture Scheduled017.5 max.Lecture Scheduled0
Minimum3.00Lab Scheduled09 min.Lab Scheduled0
 Contact DHR9.00 Contact DHR157.50
 Contact Total9.00 Contact Total157.50
 
 Non-contact DHR0 Non-contact DHR Total0

 Total Out of Class Hours:  0.00Total Student Learning Hours: 157.50 

Title 5 Category:  AA Degree Applicable
Grading:  Grade or P/NP
Repeatability:  00 - Two Repeats if Grade was D, F, NC, or NP
Also Listed As: 
Formerly:  MA 287.5

Catalog Description:
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Practical experience in hospitals and/or clinics to develop clinical medical assisting skills related to Clinical Procedures 2(MA 63B), and patient interaction and communication skills. Ability to function with accuracy, speed and organization is emphasized.

Prerequisites/Corequisites:
Completion of MA 63A & MA 65 & MA 63AL AND immunization clearance, TB test, physical exam & current CPR certificate.


Recommended Preparation:
Elig. for ENGL 1A, MA 60 (or 6 months experience in a medical office)

Limits on Enrollment:

Schedule of Classes Information
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Practical experience in hospitals and/or clinics to develop clinical medical assisting skills related to Clinical Procedures II (MA 63B), and patient interaction and communication skills.  Ability to function with accuracy, speed and organization is emphasized.
(Grade or P/NP)

Prerequisites:Completion of MA 63A & MA 65 & MA 63AL AND immunization clearance, TB test, physical exam & current CPR certificate.
Recommended:Elig. for ENGL 1A, MA 60 (or 6 months experience in a medical office)
Limits on Enrollment:
Transfer Credit:
Repeatability:00 - Two Repeats if Grade was D, F, NC, or NP

ARTICULATION, MAJOR, and CERTIFICATION INFORMATION

Associate Degree:Effective:Inactive:
 Area:
 
CSU GE:Transfer Area Effective:Inactive:
 
IGETC:Transfer Area Effective:Inactive:
 
CSU Transfer:Effective:Inactive:
 
UC Transfer:Effective:Inactive:
 
C-ID:

Certificate/Major Applicable: Certificate Applicable Course



COURSE CONTENT

Outcomes and Objectives:
At the conclusion of this course, the student should be able to:
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At the completion of this course the student will be able to:
1. Perform a variety of clinical medical assisting tasks as itemized
on a task list and performed a specific number of times.
2. Develop problem-solving and creative ability involving proper and
safe use of equipment, procedures & processes utilized by the clinical
medical assistant in the physician's office, the clinic, and/or hospital.
3. Develop and/or discover his/her talents, attitudes, work habits,
interpersonal skills & individual potential as they relate to her/his
work experience.
4. Apply knowledge and skills obtained in the classroom and skills
laboratory to the clinical experience.
5. Demonstrate ability to perform clinical medical assisting tasks by
bringing a weekly evaluation of experience & objectives for upcoming
week.
6. Demonstrate an understanding of the professional concept of
confidentiality and ethical and legal implications of working in clinical
medical assisting setting.
7. Utilize problem-solving techniques during weekly conferences to
address problems encountered in clinical setting.

Topics and Scope
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I.   Clinical Experience - Medical clinic and/or hospital
    A. Staff orientation to clinical medical assisting tasks
    B. Student application of clinical medical assisting skills in
       each setting
    C. Staff and instructor evaluation of student performance
II.  Conferences
    A. Orientation to clinical medical assisting
       1. procedures and evaluations
       2. expectations
       3. orientation to assigned experience
       4. review of course outline and syllabus
    B. Analysis of tasks and problem solving related to clinical
       medical assisting experiences
    C. Establishment of learning objectives in the clinical medical
       assisting experience
    D. Application of procedures and practices in clincal medical
       assisting

Assignments:
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1. Weekly task sheet update & written goals for following week.
2. Weekly report on goals.
3. Clinical experience, problem-solving exercises & role-playing of
interpersonal conflicts and/or communication skills.
4. Twenty-five exercises demonstrating the ability to
accurately perform clinical medical assisting skills.
5. Twenty written assignments from clinical setting, related
to clinical procedures and OSHA standards.

Methods of Evaluation/Basis of Grade.
Writing: Assessment tools that demonstrate writing skill and/or require students to select, organize and explain ideas in writing.Writing
10 - 15%
Written homework
Problem solving: Assessment tools, other than exams, that demonstrate competence in computational or non-computational problem solving skills.Problem Solving
10 - 25%
Lab reports, Clinical experience.
Skill Demonstrations: All skill-based and physical demonstrations used for assessment purposes including skill performance exams.Skill Demonstrations
40 - 55%
Class performances, Performance exams, Clinical experience.
Exams: All forms of formal testing, other than skill performance exams.Exams
15 - 25%
Multiple choice, Matching items, Completion, Short essay
Other: Includes any assessment tools that do not logically fit into the above categories.Other Category
0 - 0%
None


Representative Textbooks and Materials:
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Clinical Procedures for Medical Assistants, by K. Bonewit-West, 4th Ed.,
Saunders, 2000.

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