Part of the new Medical Assisting Made Incredibly Easy series, this text presents the core clinical skills medical assistants need for patient care in a light-hearted, humorous, readable, extremely practical style that makes teaching and learning fun. A host character guides students through all the clinical skills needed to pass certification exams required by CAAHEP and ABHES. Boxes with eye-catching icons provide practical advice about workplace scenarios, professionalism, and other topics. More than 400 full-color illustrations enhance visual learning. A Study Guide and an online course are available as additional purchases. A free Instructor's Resource CD-ROM including PowerPoint slides and lecture notes is available from Lippincott Williams & Wilkins to instructors who adopt the text.Buchman, Michelle is the author of 'Medical Assisting Made Incredibly Easy Clinical Competencies', published 2007 under ISBN 9780781763455 and ISBN 0781763452.