HLTH F268 Medical Assisting Practicum

Provides the student with 180 hours of hands-on practicum work in a medical office, with additional time required for meeting with the campus practicum coordinator. This is the last course in the Medical Assistant A.A.S. degree and certificate program for students who have not taken any specialized certificates during their course of study. Students will be expected to perform any and all duties of a medical assistant in a health care setting.
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Quality Assurance Report -- Accessibility Report
University of Alaska Fairbanks
Project Name:
UAF HEART - Health Education Alaska Rural Training
Medical Assisting

Industry / Occupation

Industry Partner:
Chief Andrew Isaac Health Center in Fairbanks, Alaska collaborated with the distance Medical Assisting program developed under this Project to provide internships to employees serving Alaska Native communities throughout the Interior region of Alaska.
Industry Sector:
Health Care and Social Assistance (62)
Healthcare Support Occupations -- Medical Assistants (31-9092)

Education / Instructional Information

Instructional Program:
Health Professions and Related Clinical Sciences (51)
Credit Type:
  • Credit
Credential Type:
  • Certificate
Educational Level of Materials:
  • 1st year Community College or equivalent
English (United States)
Interactivity Type:
Mix of Active and Presentation.
Quality Rubric:
Quality of Subject Matter was assured by:
  • Conducting an evaluation of the instructional materials and providing a report
  • Using an approved rubric to conduct the evaluation of the instructional materials and providing a report
  • SME Quality Report is posted in Skills Commons
Quality of Online/Hybrid Course Design assured by:
  • Other Rubric
Course Note:
Medical Assisting Certificate required course


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