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CIP 2020

Detail for CIP Code 51.0801

Title: Medical/Clinical Assistant.

Definition: A program that prepares individuals, under the supervision of physicians, to provide medical office administrative services and perform clinical duties including patient intake and care, routine diagnostic and recording procedures, pre-examination and examination assistance, and the administration of medications and first aid. Includes instruction in basic anatomy and physiology; medical terminology; medical law and ethics; patient psychology and communications; medical office procedures; and clinical diagnostic, examination, testing, and treatment procedures.

Action: No Substantive Changes

CIP Title or Definition Changed
CIP 2010 CIP 2020
Code Title Action Code Title
51.0801 Medical/Clinical Assistant. No substantive changes 51.0801 Medical/Clinical Assistant.
Illustrative Examples
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