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    Certified Clinical Medical Assistant OB/GYN Specialist

    This course is designed specifically for aspiring healthcare professionals who want to make a successful career in women’s reproductive health. Thus, our goal is to train you to become a certified OB/GYN medical assistant. To help you become a health care professional in the healthcare industry, we’ll teach you 3 vital healthcare skill sets. I. Clinical Assisting • Here you’ll learn how to prepare a patient for examination, conduct sample collection, instruct a patient and administer medicine. II. Phlebotomy • Here you’ll learn how to perform bloodwork tests. III. Electrocardiogram Proficiency • Here you’ll learn how to use equipment to monitor and measure heart conditions.

    Program Name

    Certified Clinical Medical Assistant OB/GYN Specialist

    Program Code

    WE-HF-2X21

    Website Short Description

    This course is designed specifically for aspiring healthcare professionals who want to make a successful career in women’s reproductive health. Thus, our goal is to train you to become a certified OB/GYN medical assistant. To help you become a health care professional in the healthcare industry, we’ll teach you 3 vital healthcare skill sets.
    I. Clinical Assisting
    • Here you’ll learn how to prepare a patient for examination, conduct sample collection, instruct a patient and administer medicine.
    II. Phlebotomy
    • Here you’ll learn how to perform bloodwork tests.
    III. Electrocardiogram Proficiency
    • Here you’ll learn how to use equipment to monitor and measure heart conditions.
    After you’ve completed this course, you’ll be able to make a place for yourself in the competitive job market in the healthcare industry. You can seek employment in various OB/GYN offices, hospitals, clinics, and outpatient/ambulatory care facilities. The extensive assessment methods in the program will ensure that you’re well-prepared when you’re in the field.
    Plus, after completion, you’ll be awarded a voucher for taking the National Healthcareer Association’s CCMA exam. Also, you’ll be qualified to conduct a specialized clinical externship at any of your local healthcare providers. Considering this is a beginner-level program, you won’t need any prior experience to enroll in this course. The additional knowledge and skills you will learn with us will help you build an impressive work portfolio for yourself.

    Duration

    12 months

    Hours

    1195

    Language

    English

    Prerequisites

    This program does not have any prerequisites.

    Outline

    Module 1: Healthcare Fundamentals
    • The History of Healthcare
    • Healthcare Etiquette
    • Professional Situations and Applications

    Module 2: Communication in Healthcare
    • Healthcare Teams
    • Team Success
    • Champions

    Module 3: Medical Documentation and Record Keeping: HIPAA
    • Use and Disclosure
    • Real Life Scenarios
    • HIPAA Laws, Policies, and Requirements

    Module 4: OSHA Infection Control Compliance
    • Introduction to Infection Control
    • Personal Protection
    • Protection of the Office Environment
    • Instruments, Specialized Equipment & Laboratory Specimens
    • Infectious Patients & Healthcare Workers
    • Waste Management Plan
    • Chemical Disinfection
    • Heat Sterilization
    • Exposure Control
    • General Safety Standards
    • Employee Training
    • OSHA'S Required Records

    Module 5: Medical Terminology
    • Word Structure
    • Prefix, Root Word, and Suffix
    • Organization of the Body
    • Diagnostic Testing and Radiology

    Module 6: Anatomy & Physiology
    • Anatomy and Physiology Basics
    • Musculoskeletal, Integumentary, and Respiratory Systems
    • Digestive, Reproductive, and Urinary Systems
    • Blood and the Cardiovascular System
    • Lymphatic, Immune, and Endocrine Systems
    • Nervous and Sensory Systems

    Module 7: Administrative Responsibilities
    • The Health Record
    • Reception and Daily Operations

    Module 8: Billing and Reimbursement
    • Billing and Reimbursement
    • Health Insurance Basics
    • Claims
    • Accounts, Collections, and Banking

    Module 9: Basic Clinical Procedures
    • Vital Signs
    • Physical Examination
    • Assisting with Minor Surgery

    Module 10: Advanced Clinical Procedures
    • Patient Coaching with Health Promotion
    • Patient Coaching with Nutrition
    • Pharmacology Basics
    • Administering Medication
    • Cardiopulmonary Procedures
    • Medical Emergencies

    Module 11: Obstetrics and Gynecology
    • Vaginal Health
    • Pregnancy
    • Procedures
    • Breast Health

    Module 12: Cardiovascular System
    • Heart Structure
    • Blood Flow
    • Heart's Conduction System
    • EKG Terminology
    • EKG Waves and Segments
    • EKG Intervals

    Module 13: EKG Supplies and Equipment
    • Thermal EKG Paper
    • Electrodes
    • Electrocardiograph Settings and Calibration
    • Biopolar Leads
    • Augmented Leads
    • Chest Leads

    Module 14: EKG Procedure
    • Patient Prep
    • Applying Electrodes and Lead Wires
    • Running the EKG Tracing
    • Troubleshooting Artifact
    • Evaluating an EKG Tracing
    • Identifying an Abnormal Rhythm
    • Finishing the EKG

    Module 15: EKG Testing
    • Exercise Stress Test
    • Nuclear Stress Test
    • Holter Monitor
    • Cardiac Event Recorder
    • Implantable Loop Recorder
    • Transtelephonic Monitoring
    • Portable Handheld EKG Monitors

    Module 16: Venipuncture Equipment and Safety
    • Personal Protective Equipment
    • Tourniquets
    • Antiseptics
    • Evacuated Collection Tubes
    • Post-exposure Needle stick Follow-Up

    Module 17: Venipuncture
    • Patient Prep
    • Preparing Venipuncture
    • Performing Venipuncture
    • Completing Venipuncture
    • Complications with Venipuncture

    Module 18: Capillary Puncture
    • Equipment
    • Site Selection
    • Patient Prep
    • Collecting the Specimen

    Module 19: Specimen Handling
    • Chain of Custody
    • Capillary Puncture Specimen Handling

    Audience

    Medical Assistants serve as an important part in the elaborate machine that is the modern hospital or clinic. This program is targeted at individuals who are seeking a rewarding career working with women and pregnancy. 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.

    Certification

    Included with this program, students receive an exam voucher for the nationally recognized certification from National Healthcareer Association (NHA): Certified Clinical Medical Assistant (CCMA).
    Each state may have additional licensing requirements, be sure to research your states requirements for employment by visiting your states occupation board.

    Instructor Description

    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. 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.

    Required Materials

    All required reference materials are provided with this program. Technical requirements:

    Internet Connection
    • Broadband or High-Speed (DSL, Cable, Wireless)
    Hardware Requirements
    • Processor - 2GHz Processor or Higher
    • Memory - 1 GB RAM Minimum Recommended

    Software Requirements
    • Operating Systems - Windows 7, 8 or 10; Mac OS x 10 or higher
    • Microsoft Office 2007, 2010 or 2013 or a Word Processing application to save and open Microsoft Office formats (.doc, .docx, .xls, .xlsx, .ppt, .pptx)
    • Internet Browsers - Google Chrome is highly recommended
    • Cookies MUST be enabled
    • Pop-ups MUST be allowed (Pop-up Blocker disabled)
    • Adobe PDF Reader

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