This program prepares students for employment as Medical Administrative Assistants and office clerks in medical facilities and physician’s offices. According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, these positions are expected to grow by 23% until 2026.
This program will be delivered 100 % online with weekly live lectures through Zoom. The program includes instruction in medical office procedures, record keeping, appointment scheduling, telephone skills, and medical financial record management, patient billing, and coding procedures for insurance reimbursement.
Students will learn anatomy and physiology, medical terminology, the fundamentals of disease process and its relationship to the human body, health care delivery systems, basis of medical records services, ethical and legal responsibilities, safety/security procedures, basic data processing, and employability skills.
This is a Diploma-Level Program Licensed by the Commission for the Independent Education of the Florida Department of Education.
Students can take this program in English or bilingual (Spanish).