Medical Assisting PDQ


  • Tracie Fuqua, BS, CMA (AAMA), Program Director, Medical Assisting Program, Wallace State Community College, Hanceville, AL
  • Jon Zonderman, BA, MSJ, Contributing Writer, Orange, CT

Have quick and accessible reference to all of the essential information for administrative and clinical medical assisting! This pocket-sized guide helps you recall and apply key information rapidly when you need it. Tabbed sections highlight everything from basic office and clinical procedures to specimen collection, emergency care, and HIPAA.
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Book information

  • Published: November 2008
  • Imprint: SAUNDERS
  • ISBN: 978-1-4160-6106-9

Table of Contents

1. Administrative Procedures

2. Fundamental Principles

3. Diagnostic Orders

4. Patient Care

5. Professionalism

6. Communication

7. Legal Concepts

8. Patient Instruction

9. Operational Functions

10. Preparing for the Externship or New Job

11. Common Words and Phrases in Spanish

12. Mathematical Conversions