Medical Assisting Online for Saunders Essentials of Medical Assisting (User Guide and Access Code)

2nd Edition


  • Diane Klieger
  • Key Features

    • Easy-to-use learning modules correspond directly to textbook content to strengthen your understanding.
    • Self-comprehension questions and interactive exercises interspersed throughout allow you to check your comprehension and learn from feedback.
    • Engaging Training Activities cover key curriculum competencies, guiding you step-by-step through important skills and encouraging you to try them on your own.
    • Video clips demonstrate the most commonly performed clinical procedures and techniques in vivid detail.
    • Pop-up boxes provide further explanations, forms, or oversized figures, enabling you to "dig deeper" and see the tools and paperwork actually used on the job.
    • Automatically scored quizzes and exams help you evaluate your comprehension and check your grade at any time throughout the course.
    • A glossary of definitions with audio pronunciations is linked on each screen to help you learn the correct definitions in context.

    Table of Contents

    Module 1.1: Successful Learning
    Module 2.1: Becoming a Professional
    Module 3.1: Diversity in Health Care Delivery
    Module 4.1: Law and Liability
    Module 4.2: Licensure and Government Regulations
    Module 4.3: Ethics in Healthcare
    Module 6.1: Understanding Patient Behavior
    Module 7.1: Effective Communication
    Module 8.1: Communicating with Patients
    Module 9.1: Nutrition and Wellness
    Module 10.1: Understanding Medical Terminology
    Module 11.1: Basic Anatomy and Physiology
    Module 12.1: The Cardiovascular System
    Module 13.1: The Blood, Lymphatic, and Immune Systems
    Module 14.1: The Respiratory System
    Module 15.1: The Digestive System
    Module 16.1: The Nervous System
    Module 17.1: The Sensory System
    Module 18.1: The Skeletal System
    Module 19.1: The Muscular System
    Module 20.1: The Urinary System
    Module 21.1: The Reproductive System
    Module 22.1: The Endocrine System
    Module 23.1: The Integumentary System
    Module 24.1: The Medical Office
    Module 25.1: Computers in the Medical Office
    Module 26.1: Greeting Patients and Managing the Telephone
    Module 26.2: Scheduling Appointments
    Module 26.3: Scheduling Ancillary Appointments
    Module 26.4: Handling Mail
    Module 27.1: Medical Records Systems
    Module 27.2: Contents of Medical Records
    Module 27.3: Filing Medical Records
    Module 28.1: Bookkeeping
    Module 28.2: Banking Procedures
    Module 28.3: Perform Billing and Collection Procedures
    Module 28.4: Fee Adjustments
    Module 29.1: Medical Coding
    Module 30.1: Medical Insurance
    Module 30.2: Insurance Claims
    Module 31.1: Infection Control
    Module 31.2: Medical and Surgical Asepsis
    Module 31.3: The Autoclave
    Module 32.1: Preparing the Examination Room
    Module 33.1: Body Measurements and Vital Signs
    Module 34.1: Obtaining the Medical History
    Module 35.1: Assisting with the Physical Examination
    Module 36.1: Electrocardiography
    Module 37.1: Radiography and Diagnostic


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