MEDICAL OFFICE ADMINISTRATION
Duration: 25 weeks at 4 hours/day + 5 weeks practicum
The Medical Office Administration program emphasizes the practical and theoretical subjects that will teach the student the skills needed to manage an office environment and effectively communicate, write and interpret medical terms in the workplace. The units covered in the program are MS Office Applications, Communications in the Medical Office, Medical Terminology, Scheduling Medical Appointments, Health Coverage & Billing, Medical Records Management, Medical Software and Medical Transcription.
Graduates of Summit’s Medical Office Administration program can obtain careers in hospitals, doctor’s offices, clinics, pharmaceutical companies and other facilities in the healthcare industry.
Introduction to Computers
MS Word Level 1 and 2
MS Excel level 1
A Career as a Medical Office Professional
Communication in the Medical Office
Scheduling Medical Appointments
Health Coverage & Billing
Medical Records Management
Job Search Training
Medical Office Assistant, Medical Secretary, Medical Billing Clerk, Medical
Billing Secretary, Medical Office Administrator, Medical Receptionist, Clinical Assistant, Ward Secretary and Booking Clerk.
18 years or older
Proof of OSSD (diploma/transcript) OR Pass mature entrance exam