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    Certified Clinical Medical Assistant Pediatric Specialist

    We’ve prepared a course in which people who have zero experience in the healthcare industry can acquire certification and secure pediatric medical assistant jobs. However, if you already have some experience, you can use this course as an opportunity to expand your existing skills and knowledge. This interactive and assessment-rich course will teach students three crucial medical skill sets that they will need to become Pediatric Clinical Medical Assistants. These include: I. Pediatric Clinical Assisting • Here you’ll learn how to prepare a patient for examination, conduct cultures and specimens collection, instruct a patient on medication, treatment, and diet, and administer medicine. II.

    Program Name

    Certified Clinical Medical Assistant Pediatric Specialist

    Program Code

    WE-HF-2X11

    Website Short Description

    We’ve prepared a course in which people who have zero experience in the healthcare industry can acquire certification and secure pediatric medical assistant jobs. However, if you already have some experience, you can use this course as an opportunity to expand your existing skills and knowledge.
    This interactive and assessment-rich course will teach students three crucial medical skill sets that they will need to become Pediatric Clinical Medical Assistants. These include:
    I. Pediatric Clinical Assisting
    • Here you’ll learn how to prepare a patient for examination, conduct cultures and specimens collection, instruct a patient on medication, treatment, and diet, and administer medicine.
    II. Phlebotomy
    • Here you’ll learn how to perform bloodwork tests, including drawing blood and preparing their samples.
    III. Electrocardiogram Proficiency
    • Here you’ll learn how to use equipment to monitor and measure heart conditions.
    By completing this course, you can make a place for yourself in the competitive healthcare industry.You’ll be able to work as a Clinical Medical Assistant in a pediatric healthcare capacity. You can also work in a children’s ambulatory care facility or a pediatrician’s office, among other spaces.
    After you complete this program, you’ll be awarded an exam voucher for the Clinical Medical Assistant (CCMA) Certification exam by the National Healthcareer Association (NHA). What’s more is that students can gain hands-on experience with a clinical externship at any one of their local healthcare providers. Such an opportunity can help you secure and prepare for pediatric medical assistant jobs.

    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: Medical Laboratory
    • Assisting in the Clinical Laboratory
    • Analysis of Urine
    • Blood Collection
    • Analysis of Blood
    • Microbiology and Immunology

    Module 12: Pediatrics
    • Common Chronic Diseases in the Pediatric Population
    • Communicating with the Pediatric Patient
    • Age-Related Physical and Developmental Factors

    Module 13: Cardiovascular System
    • Heart Structure
    • Blood Flow
    • Heart's Conduction System
    • EKG Terminology
    • EKG Waves and Segments
    • EKG Intervals

    Module 14: EKG Supplies and Equipment
    • Thermal EKG Paper
    • Electrodes
    • Electrocardiograph Settings and Calibration
    • Biopolar Leads
    • Augmented Leads
    • Chest Leads

    Module 15: 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 16: EKG Testing
    • Exercise Stress Test
    • Nuclear Stress Test
    • Holter Monitor
    • Cardiac Event Recorder
    • Implantable Loop Recorder
    • Transtelephonic Monitoring
    • Portable Handheld EKG Monitors

    Module 17: Venipuncture Equipment and Safety
    • Personal Protective Equipment
    • Tourniquets
    • Antiseptics
    • Evacuated Collection Tubes
    • Post-exposure Needle stick Follow-Up

    Module 18: Needles and Supplies in Phlebotomy
    • Multisample Needles
    • Needle Holders
    • Syringes
    • Winged Infusion Sets (Butterfly Assembly)

    Module 19: Venipuncture
    • Patient Prep
    • Preparing Venipuncture
    • Performing Venipuncture
    • Completing Venipuncture
    • Complications with Venipuncture

    Module 20: Capillary Puncture
    • Equipment
    • Site Selection
    • Patient Prep
    • Collecting the Specimen

    Module 21: 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 children. 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 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.

    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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