There is a non-refundable fee for this exam. Skills learned are directed towards assisting the physician with preparations for and assisting with patient examinations, basic medical office laboratory tests, and medical clerical procedures. Additional general competencies include instructing individuals according to their needs, providing instruction for health maintenance and disease prevention, identifying community resources, and performing routine maintenance of clinical equipment. See the Program Director for details. Medical Assistants must be knowledgeable in the areas of coding, billing, and insurance.
The course encourages the student to demonstrate critical thinking based on knowledge of academic subject matter required for competence in the medical assisting profession. Along with textbooks and school supplies, items such as clothing, greeting cards, personal supplies, stamps and mail service are available. About this Item: Saunders, Elsevier. Failure to submit the required paperwork by the assigned date will result in administrative withdrawal from the program. These are areas where breaches of confidentiality may occur. It is your responsibility to be familiar with the policies in this handbook, the Iowa Central Community College General Catalog, and the Iowa Central Community College Student Handbook and to remain in compliance with them throughout the program. Refer to or you may contact them at the following address: Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities 8060 165th Ave.
A student may withdraw from a 15-week course s one week prior to end of term. . Violations can result in dismissal from the program. Personal Records All student personal records are kept in the Student Records Office, including class schedules, grades, and transcripts. Healthcare providers are under no obligation to accept a waiver of immunizations and may refuse clinical placement. This scholarship is determined based on established criteria. Students and instructors are expected to promote these goals in the context of inclusiveness, mutual respect, and tolerance of others, as ideas are explored, facts gathered, opinions weighed, and conclusions drawn.
Students may participate in selected clinical sites as part of this course, if available. In the event of accident or injury, it is imperative to respond quickly and safely. Students will learn to incorporate the cognitive knowledge gained in this course in the performance of the psychomotor and affective domains in their future practice as medical assistants providing patient care. A portion of your purchase of this book will be donated to non-profit organizations. Documentation of Td vaccine received 10 years after the Tdap or last Td.
A copy that has been read, but remains in clean condition. A stethoscope, available for purchase at the same locations listed above. Student Success Center The Student Success Center is in the Library Building. The Triton Alerts emergency text messaging service will be used in response to severe weather conditions. This section contains a summary of requirements. Very minimal writing or notations in margins not affecting the text. Students who do are not be able to participate to the extent required by the course may not be able to complete the program and are encouraged to consider other educational options.
The spine may show signs of wear. To better serve students, please schedule counseling appointments in advance. A copy that has been read, but remains in clean condition. Please do not phone the college to check the status of class cancellations. To eliminate inadvertent disclosure of confidential information, discretion should be used at all time as to when and where privileged information is discussed. The final decision to attend college classes can only be made by the individual based on their specific extenuating circumstances that may make it hazardous for them to travel. Students must adhere to the program and facility dress codes.
This is an excellent opportunity for student input. Students will must complete a minimum of 160-hour of practicum for program completion. A comprehensive study of the integumentary system, skeletal system, muscular system, nervous system, sensory system, endocrine system, respiratory system, digestive system, urinary system, and reproductive system is included. Book is in very nice shape. Continuation in the program depends upon the successful completion of all courses in the sequence identified. Pages can include limited notes and highlighting, and the copy can include previous owner inscriptions. Administrative duties include scheduling and reception, maintaining medical documentation, and handling oral and written correspondence.
Competencies include preparing a bank deposit, applying managed care policies and procedures, applying third party guidelines, performing procedural coding, performing diagnostic coding, and completing insurance claim forms. I also understand that there is some risk of a hematoma or bleeding in the tissue as a result of the invasive procedure. Students given permission to re-enter the following fall will be required to enroll in all core medical assisting with their new cohort no matter what term they leave the program. Students who disclose a disability and request accommodation after the courses begin may experience a delay in program progression, although all efforts will be made to promptly accommodate the student. Make sure to include the following information in your e-mail Your name, your graduation date July , your accreditation code 1805 , school name Iowa Central Community College , city and state Fort Dodge, Iowa. Multiple exit points exist for this program and are outlined below.
On site supervision of the student is provided by an individual who has knowledge of the medical assisting profession. Unfortunately accidents and injury can and do occur. Appeal Process: When the student takes issue with the initiation of the withdrawal process, such student must discuss the problem with the instructor involved. Students may elect to complete some of their coursework over a longer timeframe and should work with a faculty advisor to determine the best plan for successful sequencing and completion of coursework. We designed this handbook to serve as your guide to general information, concerning the standards and policies of the Medical Assistant Program. Documents required for entry into the Medical Assisting Program must be submitted after students register for the program classes.