Prentice Hall Health Outline Review for the Medical Assistant

Prentice Hall Health Outline Review for the Medical Assistant

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For courses in medical assisting or as a review for the AAMA or AMT certifying exams.

This easy-to-follow study guide prepares students for the Certified Medical Assistant (CMA) and Registered Medical Assistant (RMA) certification examinations. Using an outline format, it reviews, briefly but thoroughly, critical areas of medical assisting.
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Product details

  • Paperback | 230 pages
  • 208.28 x 269.24 x 17.78mm | 498.95g
  • Pearson
  • Upper Saddle River, NJ, United States
  • English
  • 2nd edition
  • 0130194506
  • 9780130194503

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Success Across the Boards Prentice Hall Health Review Series

About the book
Outline Review for the Medical Assistant by Marsha Perkins Hemby is an indispensable resource for helping you prepare for the certification exam. Organized by key content areas within medical assisting, the book blends its comprehensive collection of clear concise information with the exciting possibilities of computer technology. As you build confidence by digging into this rich content review, you'll find that the Prentice Hall Health test preparation system is a blueprint for success across the boards.

Boost Your Scores, Launch Your Career!
Our technology solutions allow you to gain more practice and review. Log onto or load the CD-ROM that accompanies this book to find additional questions, rationales, and links to related resources. The CD-ROM includes an audio glossary and more than 400 questions.

About the Author
Marsha Perkins Hemby, BA, RN, CMA is chair of the medical assisting department at Pitt Community College in Greenville, NC, where she has been teaching since 1972.

About the Series
Success Across the Boards is a study system that revolutionizes exam preparation for a variety of health care professions. By integrating interactive technology with authoritative content and realistic sample test questions, Outline Review for the Medical Assistant will help you join the many others who have used these materials to achieve success on the boards. The series is comprised of test preparation resources for the following health care professions:

Dental Hygiene Medical Assisting Nursing Phlebotomy Emergency Medical Services
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Table of contents


1. Medical Terms and Vocabulary.
2. Anatomy and Physiology.
3. Professionalism.
4. Patient Communication.
5. Medical Law.

6. Written Communication.
7. Office Equipment.
8. Medical Records.
9. Postal Services.
10. Appointment Processes.
11. Community Services.
12. Office Management.
13. Health Insurance.

14. Infection Control.
15. Clinical Equipment.
16. Physician Assisting.
17. Laboratory Procedures.
18. Medication Administration.
19. Emergencies and First Aid.
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About Marsha Perkins Hemby

MARSHA PERKINS HEMBY, BA, RN, CMA, is chair of the medical assisting department at Pitt Community College in Greenville, NC, where she has been teaching since 1972.
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