19AH001 - 3rd Annual Clinical Update for the Medical Assistant (CGEC)

Aug 25, 2018 Closed Allied Health

19AH001 - 3rd Annual Clinical Update for the Medical Assistant (CGEC)


Online registration is now closed. Walk-ins are welcome!

You 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.”

Group Registrations

Registering five or more participants with one payment? Please use the paper registration form at the end of the Brochure PDF. All registrations must be submitted at the same time. Completed paper registrations can be faxed, scanned and emailed, or mailed to the MAHEC Registration Team.

Target Audience

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


  • April N. Burgess-Johnson, BS, QP
  • Melinda Ramage, MSN, FNP-BC, CARN-AP
  • Josh Schactman, MSW, LCAS-A, LCSW
  • Marie Gannon, LPC, LCAS, CSI
  • Brian Garvin, MD
  • Cathy Herbert, PhD, RN, GCNS-BC


19AH001 - 3rd Annual Clinical Update for the Medical Assistant
8/25 8:30 AM–3:45 PM


.600 CEU

CEUs: MAHEC designates this continuing education activity as meeting the criteria for 0.6 CEUs as established by the National Task Force on the Continuing Education Unit. You must attend the entire workshop to receive CEUs. 0.6 contact hours.

6.000 Contact Hours

6.000 AAMA CEU

This program has been granted prior approval by the American Association of Medical Assistants (AAMA) for 6 continuing education units. Granting approval in no way constitutes endorsement by the AAMA of the program content or the program provider.


Brochure / Registration Form