Medical Principles and Practices 6760 NCAA/STEM

Duration: Year (1.0)

Grade: 12 Lab

Graduation: Required (CTE)

Lab Fee: $8

Prerequisite: Physiology taken prior to or with this class.

 Designed to combine skills of science and physiology through both clinical and administrative skill attainment, this course focuses on the medical fields. Clinical skills include: patient examination prep, vital signs, lab values, EKG’s, injections, CPR, first aid, medications and phlebotomy. Administrative skills include: insurance, accounts, reports, medical records, and medical transcription. Upon successful completion of the course, the student may apply or a Medical Assisting Certificate and the student will take State competency exams in May. College credit available through UVU or Weber State concurrent enrollment.