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2022-2023 Catalog 
    
2022-2023 Catalog

OPH - 150 Introduction to Ophthalmic Medical Assistant

Class: 2 Lab: 0 Clinical: 0 Credit: 2

Corequisite: OPH 151  

This course introduces the role, scope, and duties of the ophthalmic assistant. Topics include medical ethics, duties of assistant, medical history, basic medical terminology, and an overview of human anatomy and physiology. Upon completion, students should be able to demonstrate knowledge of medical history taking and show an understanding of the role of ophthalmic medical personnel in patient care.