Medical Receptionist

at Lake Superior College

Program Details

  • Award: Certificate
  • Credits: 30
  • Delivery: Face-to-face
  • WIA Certified

About this Program

This program is designed to prepare the student for employment as a Medical Receptionist. Medical Receptionists may be responsible for answering phones, scheduling appointments, and preparing correspondence. Persons in this position need to know medical office terminology, must be familiar with hospital, clinic, and physician office health information procedures; and understand medical laws and ethics. In addition, the Medical Receptionist may be involved in handling release of information requests.

Program Locations

  • Lake Superior College 55811

Labor Market Information

  • Medical Transcriptionists
  • Median wage:$18.91/hour-Above the median
  • Employment outlook: Above statewide average
  • Medical Secretaries
  • Median wage:$19.18/hour-Above the median
  • Employment outlook: Well above statewide average
  • Medical Records and Health Information Technicians
  • Median wage:$20.67/hour-Above the median
  • Employment outlook: Well above statewide average
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