Course Number   Course Title / Description / MnTC Goals / Prerequisites Credits
MEDA 2320   Laboratory Procedures II 2  
  This course focuses on medical laboratory procedures for basic manual and automated hematology tests, blood chemistry testing and medical microbiology. These include hemoglobin, hematocrit, cell counts, red cell indices, preparation of blood smears, differential counts, erythrocyte sedimentation rate, coagulation testing, measurement of chemical analytes in blood, inoculation and set-up of cultures, gram stain techniques and identification of common microorganisms.  
  Prerequisite: MEDA1225  

MEDA 2320 is a required course in the following degrees, diplomas, or certificates:
Medical Assistant AAS Degree (2020-2021)
Medical Assistant Diploma (2020-2021)
Medical Assistant AAS Degree (2019-2020)
Medical Assistant Diploma (2019-2020)
Medical Assistant AAS Degree (2018-2019)
Medical Assistant Diploma (2018-2019)
Medical Assistant AAS Degree (2017-2018)
Medical Assistant Diploma (2017-2018)
Medical Assistant AAS Degree (2016-2017)
Medical Assistant Diploma (2016-2017)