“Today’s medical assisting students need to be prepared for the real world. Their future employers will see their EMR experience with Amazing Charts as part of the skill set they need,” said Andy McPhee, Senior Acquisition Editor for Medical Assisting.
Philadelphia, PA (PRWEB) June 3, 2010
F.A. Davis Company announces the launch of the F.A. Davis Family Practice Electronic Medical Records Software from Amazing Charts, Inc. for Medical Assisting programs using The Professional Medical Assistant: An Integrative, Teamwork-Based Approach by Sharon Eagle, RN, MSN, Cindi Brassington, MS, CMA (AAMA), Candace Dailey, RN, MSN, CMA (AAMA), and Cheri Goretti, MA, MT(ASCP), CMA (AAMA).
“Today’s medical assisting students need to be prepared for the real world. Their future employers will see their EMR experience with Amazing Charts as part of the skill set they need,” said Andy McPhee, Senior Acquisition Editor for Medical Assisting. “We’re delighted to be able to provide instructors with this important learning tool for their students as part of the DavisPlus online resources available for The Professional Medical Assistant.”
Amazing Charts is a fully functional, Windows-based, professional EMR software package currently being used by more than 3,200 practices nationwide. Together with the F.A. Davis Family Practice Database, the package provides students with real-world EMR experiences that will give them a professional edge when moving from the classroom to the medical office.
The software features the patients discussed in The Professional Medical Assistant textbook. Faculty and students can create as many new patient records as they need. Adopters of the book will also find forms for data input, more than 100 documentation templates, a complete ICD-9 database for coding, orders for tests, an E&M coding helper, and a printable CMS-1500 form for billing.
After students complete all of the activities associated with the program and demonstrate their competence, instructors can issue a customized Certificate of Completion to each student, to attest to their proficiency and add to their resume.
The Professional Medical Assistant: An Integrative, Teamwork-Based Approach offers a multidisciplinary, integrated approach to learning that truly reflects the real world in which MAs practice, whether they’re focused on the front or back office. From beginning to end, it offers comprehensive, competency-based coverage to ensure mastery of the knowledge and skills that lead to CMA (AAMA) or RMA certification. The text and its accompanying CD-ROM are complemented by a wealth of online teaching tools for instructors and learning tools for students.
The F.A. Davis Family Practice Electronic Medical Records software package is available to faculty who adopt The Professional Medical Assistant: An Integrative, Teamwork-Based Approach for their students. For more information call 800-323-3555 (US) 800-665-1148 (Canada) or visit http://www.fadavis.com.
About F.A. Davis Company
F.A. Davis Company, an independent publisher since 1879, has been publishing titles to meet the needs of generations of healthcare providers. Today, F.A. Davis carries on that tradition through its catalog of books, electronic, and online products for students, educators, and clinicians in Nursing, Medicine, and the Health Sciences. Its flagship titles, Taber’s Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary and Davis’s Drug Guide for Nurses, are among the most trusted names in health care publishing. For more information, visit http://www.fadavis.com.