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2022-2023 Course Catalog 
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MEDA 1780 - Medical Assistant Clinical Externship

Credits: 6
Hours/Week: Lecture None Lab None
Course Description: This course provides students with learning experiences in administrative, clinical, and laboratory procedures through performance in selected physicians offices and clinics. The 300 hour externship is unpaid. Students must be able to perform physical tasks to complete course requirements. All program requirements must be completed prior to externship.
MnTC Goals

Prerequisite(s): Insturctor consent.
Corequisite(s): None
Recommendation: The student should obtain their Limited Radiographer X-ray Operators License through the State of Minnesota.

Major Content
  1. Administrative skills
  2. Clinical skills
  3. Interviewing techniques
  4. Laboratory skills

Learning Outcomes
At the end of this course students will be able to:

  1. complete competencies that are listed on the externship rotation checklist.
  2. perform administrative skills in a clinical facility.
  3. perform laboratory skills in a clinical facility.
  4. perform clinical skills in a clinical facility.
  5. apply for and/or interview for employment.

Competency 1 (1-6)
Competency 2 (7-10)

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