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    Clinical Medical Technician with Externship

    $3,995.00
    Clinical Medical Technicians are one of the fastest growing professions in healthcare, which is already one of the fastest growing industries. Clinical Medical Technicians earn this by being highly skilled in several of the most important aspects of patient care. Clinical Medical Technicians work in many different healthcare environments including outpatient or ambulatory care facilities, medical offices and clinics, and hospitals. 2016 surveys put the median income for Clinical Medical Technicians at $46,000 per year, and a job growth rate of 16% per year, one of the highest growth rates of any profession. What’s in this program? This program helps students master the three medical skill sets that make up CMTs: 1.

    Clinical Medical Technicians are one of the fastest growing professions in healthcare, which is already one of the fastest growing industries. Clinical Medical Technicians earn this by being highly skilled in several of the most important aspects of patient care. Clinical Medical Technicians work in many different healthcare environments including outpatient or ambulatory care facilities, medical offices and clinics, and hospitals. 2016 surveys put the median income for Clinical Medical Technicians at $46,000 per year, and a job growth rate of 16% per year, one of the highest growth rates of any profession.

    What’s in this program? This program helps students master the three medical skill sets that make up CMTs:
    1.- Clinical Medical Assistant-covers preparing patients for examination and testing, collecting cultures and specimens from patients, and instructing patients on treatment, medication, and diet. It may also include administering the medications and maintaining medical histories.
    2.- Phlebotomy Technician-covers drawing blood from patients, preparing those samples, and sometimes performing basic laboratory tests.
    3.- Electrocardiogram Technician-covers using specialized equipment to measure and monitor heart conditions.
    Included Certifications! Included in your program tuition is the exam vouchers for the National Healthcareer Association’s (NHA) Clinical Medical Assistant (CCMA) Certification, Phlebotomy Technician (CPT) Certification, and EKG Technician (CET) Certification. **Note: the Phlebotomy and EKG exams have specific hands on requirements before candidates are able to sit for the certification. Please visit nhanow.com for more eligibility information**
    This program includes national certifications, for state specific information regarding the licensing requirements in your state please visit your states regulatory board.
    This program includes an optional clinical externship at a local healthcare provider! This will give you invaluable hands-on experience. Additional fees may apply for a background check, drug test and other externship site testing requirements. Fees will be paid by the student at the time of placement in the optional externship.

    Summary: Great pay, in high demand, and skills that can lead to specialized work in the future, if you want to continue a career path toward becoming a cardiovascular technician, a dialysis technician, a laboratory technician, or a surgical technician.

    Outline

    Clinical Medical Assistant Module 1
    Keeping up with Medical Standards
    • Medical Office Administration and Clinical Documents
    • Laboratory and Diagnostic Procedure Documents
    • Therapeutic Service Documents
    • Hospital and Consent Documents
    • Charting in Different Types of Medical Record
    • Introduction to Medical Asepsis
    • The OSHA Standard
    • Microorganisms and Medical Asepsis
    • Regulated Medical Waste
    • Bloodborne Diseases

    Clinical Medical Assistant Module 2
    Sterilization, Disinfection and Taking Vital Signs
    • Introduction to Sterilization and Disinfection
    • Definition of Terms
    • Hazard Communication Standard
    • Procedures for Disinfection, Sanitation and Sterilization
    • Introduction to Vital Signs
    • Measuring Body Temperature
    • Taking a Pulse
    • Calculating Respirations
    • Performing Pulse Oximetry
    • Measuring Blood Pressure

    Clinical Medical Assistant Module 3
    The Physical Examination
    • Preparation of the Examining Room and the Patient
    • Measuring Height and Weight
    • Body Mechanics
    • Positioning and Draping the Patient
    • Assisting the Physician
    • Structure of the Eye
    • Assessment of Color Vision
    • Structure of the Ear
    • Assessment of Hearing Acuity
    • Ear and Eye Irrigation and Instillation

    Clinical Medical Assistant Module 4
    Promoting Healing and Obstetrics and Gynecology
    • Introduction to Tissue Healing
    • Local Application of Heat and Cold
    • Cast, Splints, and Braces
    • Measuring and Instructing Patients with Ambulatory Aids
    • Introduction to the Gynecologic Exam
    • Breast and Pelvic Examinations
    • Vaginal Infections
    • Prenatal Care
    • Obstetrics
    • Postpartum Visits

    Clinical Medical Assistant Module 5
    Pediatrics and Minor Office Surgery
    • Pediatric Office Visits
    • Developing Rapport with Clients
    • Measuring Pediatric Vital Signs
    • Growth Measurements
    • Pediatric Injections and Immunizations
    • Surgical Asepsis
    • Instruments Used in Minor Office Surgery
    • Sterile Dressing Change
    • Assisting with Minor Office Surgery
    • Sutures and Bandaging

    Clinical Medical Assistant Module 6
    Administration of Medication and Intravenous Therapy
    • Legal Aspects
    • Routes of Administration
    • Drug Nomenclature
    • Converting Units of Measurement
    • Medication Record
    • Controlled and Prescription Drugs
    • Factors Affecting Drug Action
    • Parenteral Administration
    • Tublerculin Skin Testing
    • Intravenous Therapy

    Clinical Medical Assistant Module 7
    Common Health Procedures
    • The Structure and Conduction System of the Heart
    • Standardization of the Electrocardiograph, Paper, and Leads
    • Holder Monitoring and Cardiac Dysrhythmias
    • Peak Flow Measurement and Home Oxygen Therapy
    • Structure of the Large Intestine
    • Blood in the Stool and Various Types of Stool Tests
    • Introduction to Colon Procedures
    • Introduction to Male Reproductive Health
    • Introduction to Radiology
    • Introduction to Diagnostic Imaging

    Clinical Medical Assistant Module 8
    Introduction to the Clinical Laboratory and Urinalysis
    • Purpose of Laboratory Testing
    • Types of Clinical Laboratories
    • Quality Control
    • Recording Test Results
    • Laboratory Safety
    • Structure and Function of the Urinary System
    • Composition and Collection of Urine
    • Analysis of Urine
    • Rapid Urine Cultures
    • Pregnancy Testing

    Clinical Medical Assistant Module 9
    Phlebotomy and Hematology
    • Venipuncture
    • Vacuum Tube, Butterfly, and Syringe Methods of Venipuncture
    • Obtaining Serum and Plasma Specimen
    • Puncture Sites and Skin Puncture Devices
    • Micro-collection Devices
    • Components and Functions of Blood
    • Hemoglobin Determination
    • White and Red Blood Cell Count
    • Differential Counts
    • PT/INR

    Clinical Medical Assistant Module 10
    Blood Chemistry, Microbiology, and Emergency Medical Procedures
    • Collection of a Blood Chemistry Specimen
    • Test for Glucose and Management of Diabetes
    • Cholesterol, Triglycerides and Blood Urea Nitrogen
    • Antigen and Antibody Reactions
    • Microorganisms and Disease
    • Microbial Cultures
    • Sensitivity Testing
    • Prevention and Control of Infectious Diseases
    • Emergency Medical Procedures
    • OSHA Safety Precautions

    EKG Technician Module 1
    Introduction to Cardiovascular Anatomy and the EKG
    • Coronary Anatomy and Physiology
    • Electrophysiology
    • A Review of Lead Morphology and Placement
    • The Technical Aspects of the EKG

    EKG Technician Module 2
    Performing EKG
    • Calculating the Heart Rate
    • How to Interpret a Rhythm Strip
    • A Review of Rhythms Originating in the Sinus Node
    • A Review of Rhythms Originating in the Atria

    EKG Technician Module 3
    An Overview of Reviewing and Interpreting EKG Results
    • A Review of Rhythms Originating in the Av Junction
    • Rhythms Originating in the Ventricles
    • AV Blocks
    • Performing Rhythms Practice Strips

    EKG Technician Module 4
    Diagnostics
    • A Review of Artificial Pacemakers
    • Diagnostic Electrocardiography

    EKG Technician Module 5
    Advanced Electrocardiography
    • How to Interpret a 12-Lead EKG
    • Myocardial Infarction
    • Cardiac Medications and Electrical Therapy

    Phlebotomy Technician Module 1
    Overview and Safety in Phlebotomy Procedures
    • Phlebotomy Practice and Quality Management
    • Communication Strategies
    • Professional Ethics, Legal, and Regulatory Issues
    • Infection Control
    • Safety and First Aid

    Phlebotomy Technician Module 2
    Overview of Medical Terminology, Anatomy, and Physiology
    • Medical Terminology, Anatomy, and Physiology of Organ Systems
    • Anatomy and Physiology of Organ Systems
    • The Cardiovascular and Lymphatic Systems

    Phlebotomy Technician Module 3
    Phlebotomy Specimen Collection Procedures
    • Blood Collection Equipment
    • Preanalytical Complications Causing Medical Errors in Blood Collection
    • Venipuncture Procedures
    • Capillary Blood Specimens
    • Specimen Handling, Transportation, and Processing

    Phlebotomy Technician Module 4
    Point-of-Care Testing and Special Procedures
    • Pediatric and Geriatric Procedures
    • Point-of-Care Collections
    • Arterial, Intravenous (IV), and Special Collection Procedures
    • Urinalysis, Body Fluids, and Other Specimens
    • Drug Use, Forensic Toxicology, Workplace Testing, Sports Medicine, and Related Areas

    Clinical Medical Assistant: Live Simulation Scenario 1
    Perform an EKG
    • Patient Interaction
    • Proper Procedure
    • Accurate Lead Placement
    • Decision Making

    Clinical Medical Assistant: Live Simulation Scenario 2
    Clean and Disinfect Wound
    • Patient History and Information
    • Correct Process
    • Supplies
    • Procedure
    • Clean Up and Disposal

    Clinical Medical Assistant: Live Simulation Scenario 3
    Collect Vitals and Blood Sample
    • Patient History
    • Correct Vitals
    • Physician Notes
    • Supplies
    • Clean up and Disposal

    Clinical Medical Assistant: Live Simulation Scenario 4
    Patient Interaction and Preparation
    • Patient History and Information
    • Correct Vitals
    • Perform EKG
    • Patient Preparation

    Duration

    12 months

    Hours

    1155

    Audience

    Clinical Medical Technicians serve as an important cog in the elaborate framework that is the modern hospital or clinic. This program is targeted at individuals who are seeking a rewarding career in the healthcare field. This program is ideal for individuals with no previous healthcare experience as well as individuals working in healthcare who wish to further their knowledge, skills, and potentially advance their career. This program is also targeted at individuals working in the healthcare field that are looking to advance their career by obtaining their national certification.

    Certification

    Included with this program, students receive exam vouchers for the following national certifications from National Healthcareer Association's (NHA)
    Certified Clinical Medical Assistant (CCMA) national certification exam
    Certified Phlebotomy Technician (CPT) certification exam
    Certified EKG Technician (CET) certification exam.
    **Note: the Phlebotomy and EKG exams have specific hands on requirements before candidates are able to sit for the certification. Please visit nhanow.com for more eligibility information**
    This program includes national certifications, for state specific information regarding the licensing requirements in your state please visit your states regulatory board.

    Language

    English

    Instructor

    This course provides students with certified, skilled facilitators to guide them through their learning experience. Facilitators who are well trained in a unique mastery methodology and provide one-on-one instruction to their students to ensure mastery of the course material. The course facilitator is available to answer any questions a learner may have including questions on course content, course material, certifications, and even industry questions. Facilitators also monitor the progress of learners to ensure training retention and program advancement.

    Requirements

    Included in this program are the following textbooks:
    • Clinical Medical Assisting: Foundations and Practice
    • EKG Technician Program Standard
    • EKG Technician Program Standard Student Workbook
    • Phlebotomy Handbook: Blood Specimen Collection From Basic to Advanced
    •Phlebotomy Technician Program Student Workbook

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