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Chapter 1: Becoming a Successful Student
Chapter 2: The Healthcare Industry
Unit One: Introduction to Medical Assisting
Chapter 3: The Medical Assisting Profession
Chapter 4: Professional Behavior in the Workplace
Chapter 5: Interpersonal Skills and Human Behavior
Chapter 6: Medicine and Ethics
Chapter 7: Medicine and Law
Unit Two: Administrative Medical Assisting
Chapter 8: Computer Concepts
Chapter 9: Telephone Techniques
Chapter 10: Scheduling Appointments
Chapter 11: Patient Reception and Processing
Chapter 12: Office Environment and Daily Operations
Chapter 13: Written Communications and Mail Processing
Unit Three: Health Information in the Medical Office
Chapter 14: The Paper Medical Record
Chapter 15: The Electronic Medical Record
Chapter 16: Health Information Management
Chapter 17: Privacy in the Physician’s Office
Unit Four: Billing and Coding Procedures
Chapter 18: Basics of Diagnostic Coding
Chapter 19: Basics of Procedure Coding
Chapter 20: Basics of Health Insurance
Chapter 21: The Health Insurance Claim Form
Chapter 22: Professional Fees, Billing, and Collecting
Unit Five: Financial and Practice Management
Chapter 23: Banking Services and Procedures
Chapter 24: Management of Practice Finances
Chapter 25: Medical Practice Management and Human Resources
Chapter 26: Medical Practice Marketing and Customer Service
Unit Six: Fundamentals of Clinical Medical Assisting
Chapter 27: Infection Control
Chapter 28: Patient Assessment
Chapter 29: Patient Education
Chapter 30: Nutrition and Health Promotion
Chapter 31: Vital Signs
Chapter 32: Assisting with the Primary Physical Examination
Unit Seven: Assisting with Medications
Chapter 33: Principles of Pharmacology
Chapter 34: Pharmacology Math
Chapter 35; Administering Medications
Unit Eight: Assisting with Medical Specialties
Chapter 36: Emergency Preparedness and Assisting with Medical Emergencies
Chapter 37: Assisting in Ophthalmology and Otolaryngology
Chapter 38: Assisting in Dermatology
Chapter 39: Assisting in Gastroenterology
Chapter 40: Assisting in Urology and Male Reproduction
Chapter 41: Assisting in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Chapter 42: Assisting in Pediatrics
Chapter 43: Assisting in Orthopedic Medicine
Chapter 44: Assisting in Neurology and Mental Health
Chapter 45: Assisting in Endocrinology
Chapter 46: Assisting in Pulmonary Medicine
Chapter 47: Assisting in Cardiology
Chapter 48: Assisting in Geriatrics
Unit Nine: Diagnostic Procedures
Chapter 49: Principles of Electrocardiography
Chapter 50: Assisting with Diagnostic Imaging
Chapter 51: Assisting in the Clinical Laboratory
Chapter 52: Assisting in the Analysis of Urine
Chapter 53: Assisting in Phlebotomy
Chapter 54: Assisting in the Analysis of Blood
Chapter 55: Assisting in Microbiology and Immunology
Unit Ten: Assisting with Surgeries
Chapter 56: Surgical Supplies and Instruments
Chapter 57: Surgical Asepsis and Assisting with Surgical Procedures
Unit Eleven: Career Development
Chapter 58: Career Development and Life Skills