Medical Office Assistant

Course Description

This 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.

Course Sequence

Fundamentals of Technology
120 hours

Fundamentals of Administrative Technology
120 hours

Foundations of Medical Office/Medical Terminology
180 hours

Patient Billing
180 hours

Medical Insurance
180 hours

Career Major Capstone
120 hours

Business Management and Administration

State Program Code
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