This course has been granted prior approval by the American Association of Medical Assistants (AAMA) for 1 clinical CEU. Granting approval in no way constitutes endorsement by the AAMA of the course content or the course provider.
Brian Dickens – MBA, PHD, NATIONALLY REGISTERED CERTIFIED MEDICAL ASSISTANT (NRCMA)
Medical Program Director
Dr. Brian Dickens is a Nationally Registered Certified Medical Assistant (NRCMA) and subject matter expert in the medical assisting and allied health fields.
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ANNALS of CE
PO Box 5005
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Disclosure statement: Dr. Brian Dickens reports having no financial or advisory relationship with any corporate, medical, or political organization doing work related to this educational activity or other business activity.
This Medical Assistants and Their Role in Gastroenterology training course is an overview of functions that are generally performed by employees/students who have previously completed the respective training course. This course is intended to keep students/employees aware of the clinical importance of duties often performed in a front office and back office/clinic setting. It is developed for front line supervisors, workers, and trainees.
Upon completion of this course, you will be able to:
- Explain functions of the gastroenterology medical assistant
- Describe necessary information for a gastroenterology visit
- Provide an overview of gastroenterology lab tests
- Understand common gastroenterology procedures
- 1. Overview
- 2. Preparing for the Visit
- 3. Common Gastrointestinal Health tests
- 4. Gastroenterology Procedures
- 5. References
- 6. CE Test