Medical Assisting: Clinical Procedures https://www.mheducation.com/cover-images/Jpeg_400-high/1259732002.jpeg 6 9781259732003 Be on the ball with Booth Medical Assisting 6e. Learn all of the essential administrative and clinical medical assisting skills in the BWW Medical Associates clinic, simulated through case studies, sample practice paperwork, soft skills success exercises, PracticeFusion screenshots, and EHR documentation examples. Booth Medical Assisting 6e teaches you to juggle your many responsibilities first as a student, where Connect, SmartBook, Practice Medical Assisting, and ActivSim set you on a path to mastery, and then as a full-fledged medical assistant.
Medical Assisting: Clinical Procedures

Medical Assisting: Clinical Procedures

6th Edition
By Kathryn Booth and Leesa Whicker and Terri Wyman
ISBN10: 1259732002
ISBN13: 9781259732003
Copyright: 2017
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Unit Six: Infection Control and Clinical Practices
35 Infection Control Practices
36 Patient Interview and History
37 Vital Signs and Measurements
38 Assisting with a General Physical Exam
39 Assisting in Reproductive and Urinary Specialties
40 Assisting in Pediatrics
41 Assisting in Geriatrics
42 Assisting in Other Medical Specialties
43 Assisting in Eye and Ear Care
44 Assisting in Minor Surgery
Unit Seven: Diagnostics
45 Orientation to the Lab
46 Microbiology and Disease
47 Processing and Testing Urine and Stool Samples
48 Collecting, Processing, and Testing Blood Specimens
49 Electrocardiography and Pulmonary Function Testing
50 Diagnostic Imaging
Unit Eight: Assisting in Therapeutics
51 Principles of Pharmacology
52 Math and Dosage Calculations
53 Medication Administration
54 Physical Therapy and Rehabilitation
55 Nutrition and Health
Unit Nine: Medical Assisting Practice
56 Practice Management
57 Emergency Preparedness
58 Preparing for the World of Work

About the Author

Kathryn Booth

Kathryn A. Booth, RN-BSN, RMA (AMT), RPT, CPhT, MS is a registered nurse (RN) with a master’s degree in education as well as certifications in phlebotomy, pharmacy tech, and medical assisting. She is an author, an educator, and a consultant for Total Care Programming, Inc. She has over 30 years of teaching, nursing, and healthcare experience that spans five states. As an educator, Kathy has been awarded the teacher of the year in three states where she taught various health sciences, including medical assisting in both a classroom and an online capacity. Kathy serves on the AMT Examinations, Qualifications, and Standards committee, as well as the advisory board for two educational institutions. She stays current through working at various practice settings as well as obtaining and maintaining certifications. Her larger goal is to develop up-to-date, dynamic healthcare educational materials to assist her and other educators and to promote healthcare professions. In addition, Kathy enjoys presenting innovative new learning solutions for the changing healthcare and educational landscape to her fellow professionals nationwide.

Leesa Whicker

Leesa G. Whicker, BA, CMA (AAMA) is a Certified Medical Assistant with a BA in art with a concentration in art history. She is an educator with more than 20 years of experience in the classroom. With 35 years of experience in the healthcare field as a medical assistant, a research specialist in molecular pathogenesis and infectious disease, and a medical assisting program director and instructor, she brings a broad background of knowledge and experience to the classroom. As a curriculum expert, she has served on several committees, including the Writing Team for the Common Course Library for the North Carolina Community College System and the Curriculum Committee at Central Piedmont Community College. She remains an active member of the Curriculum Committee. Leesa was among the first instructors to develop online courses and remains active in online curriculum development. She has presented Methods of Active and Collaborative learning on the national level. Her passion is finding novel and varied ways to reach the ever-changing learning styles of today’s students. She currently teaches at Central Piedmont Community College in Charlotte, North Carolina.

Terri Wyman

Terri D. Wyman, AS, CPC, CMRS has 35 years of experience in the healthcare field, first as a CMA specializing in hematology/oncology and homecare and then in the medical billing and coding field. At the suggestion of a coworker, she began her career in education as instructor and program director for both medical assisting and medical billing and coding programs for several technical schools in New England. Currently, Terri is the financial applications analyst at Baystate Wing Hospital, where her love of teaching continues in the hospital setting. She is active with her local AAPC chapter and is on the National Advisory Board for the American Medical Billing Association (AMBA). She provides continuing education opportunities for AMBA members by writing numerous billing and coding programs and speaking at their national conferences on medical coding topics, including ICD-10. In the rapidly changing world of healthcare billing and coding, she is excited to continue sharing the language of billing and coding with instructors, students, and career professionals. Terri sends special thanks to Dale for his unending support and to Francis Stein, MD, whose patience with a new medical assistant years ago showed her the joy of learning and education.

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