Module 3: The Medical Assistant's Role

Module Objectives

By the end of this module, learners will be able to...

  1. Interpret the scope of practice for medical assistants within your state
  2. Determine if your organization has an established ladders program for medical assistants
  3. Differentiate between delegated and standing orders
  4. Describe the impact that medical assistant responsibilities (staff and patient huddles, patient rooming, and administrative support) and additional roles for medical assistants (i.e. visit scribes, patient navigators, and care coordinators) have on the quality of care provided to patients

Module Assessments

  1. Pre-module knowledge check
  2. Post-module knowledge check (must score at least 80% or higher to complete module)
  3. Module reflection 

A 5-question evaluation is included at the end of the module in order to get your feedback. 

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Activity summary
Available credit: 
  • 1.00 ANCC
    Through Joint Accreditation, Moses/Weitzman Health Center, Inc./Weitzman Institute is able to provide American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) nursing credit to nurses at its activities.
  • 1.00 Participation Hour(s)
    If you are not able to utilize any of the above credit types, you are able to download an unaccredited Participation Certificate for your records.
Activity opens: 
01/01/2024
Activity expires: 
12/31/2026
Rating: 
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Available Credit

  • 1.00 ANCC
    Through Joint Accreditation, Moses/Weitzman Health Center, Inc./Weitzman Institute is able to provide American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) nursing credit to nurses at its activities.
  • 1.00 Participation Hour(s)
    If you are not able to utilize any of the above credit types, you are able to download an unaccredited Participation Certificate for your records.
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