Medical Office Assistant


Description

This career major prepares students for entry-level employment in a variety of health care facilities. Students learn administrative routines and procedures followed in a medical office including correct medical terminology and advanced computer skills. Medical office accounting procedures, including patient billing and processing medical insurance claims, are covered. Students learn about major insurance programs and federal health care legislation. Students gain skills required for numerous industry-related certifications.

Hours for Major: 900.0
Approved for Financial Aid: Yes
Open to 1st & 2nd year high school students and adults.

Courses

Hours

Fundamentals of Technology 120
Fundamentals of Administrative Technologies 120
Foundations of Medical Office/Medial Terminology 180
Patient Billing 180
Medical Insurance 180
Career Major Capstone 120