Medical Office Administration Degree
Study Hours: 70-71
Applied Sciences Information Sessions
The Medical Office Administration curriculum prepares individuals for employment in medical and other health-care related offices.
Course work will include medical terminology; information systems; office management; medical coding, billing and insurance; legal and ethical issues; and formatting and word processing. Students will learn administrative and support functions and develop skills applicable in medical environments.
Employment opportunities are available in medical and dental offices, hospitals, insurance companies, laboratories, medical supply companies, and other health-care related organizations.
Career Opportunities/Employment Opportunities:
Medical offices, Dental offices, Hospitals, Insurance companies, Laboratories, Medical Supply companies, Contract transcription agencies, and other health-care related organizations.
Administrative Assistant, Transcriptionist, Secretary, Hospital Unit Secretary, Records Clerk, Insurance Form Preparer, Patient Accounting Clerk, Billing Specialist, Patient Access Representative, and Clinical Technician
Program Learning Outcomes
P1: Procedure Coding
Students will be able to accurately code Procedures
P2: Diagnostic Coding
Students will be able to accurately code Diagnosis.
P3: Medical Office Software
Students will be able to accurately utilize the Electronic Medical Record (EMR) system.