DescriptionYou are invited to attend the 3rd annual Clinical Update for the Medical Assistant. This program is building momentum as today’s Medical Assistant is a key allied health professional that supports and enhances the work of physicians and other health care professionals within various clinical settings. This conference offers a full day of eye opening clinical information geared for the Medical Assistant. There will be discussions about Intimate Partner Violence, Addictions in Pregnancy, IBS Update, Older Adults Living with Dementia & A1C in patients with Diabetes. This professional development program will prove to be very practical and evidence based for all Medical Assistants.
“This project is/was supported by funds from the Bureau of Health Professions (BHPr), Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA), Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) under grant number #U1QHP28734-01-00, Carolina Geriatric Workforce Enhancement Program.This information or content and conclusions are those of the author and should not be construed as the official position or policy of, nor should any endorsements be inferred by the BHPr, HRSA, DHHS or the U.S. Government.”
Certified Medical Assistants and Medical Assistants, Medical Assistant Students
- Recognize patterns of Intimate Partner Violence
- Identify Signs and Symptoms of Addiction in Pregnancy
- Understand the perspective of persons living with dementia
- List signs and symptoms of depression and anxiety
- Identify different types of IBS