Appropriate for courses in Medical Assisting. This comprehensive guide to medical assisting prepares students for success in the classroom, on the certifying exam, and in the workplace. It reflects the latest techniques, guidelines, psychology, and terminology throughout its in-depth coverage of administrative and clinical essentials. Its captivating full-color design provides accurate visual representations of topics under discussion. Explorations of topics crucial to today's medical assistantsuch as insurance coding, computers, fees and billing, hematology, and microbiologyare presented in an easy-to-read manner supported by a wealth of vivid photographs.Fremgen, Bonnie F. is the author of 'Essentials of Medical Assisting Administrative and Clinical Competencies', published 1998 under ISBN 9780835953030 and ISBN 0835953033.