Short Description: Patient Education is a micro course that provides an understanding of how to successfully educate patients on items such as office policies and procedures. This course begins by giving an overview of a medical assistants duties. It then outlines some of the best skills needed to properly handle and interact with patients. Finally it discusses interpersonal skills and how these skills can assist in being a successful healthcare professional.
Instructor Description: Though this course is self-paced, it is supported by a client adviser. Client advisers are available to answer student questions and monitor student progress to ensure completion of the course. Motivating and encouraging students, the client adviser gives students inspiration to succeed.