Medical Administrative Assistant
- Award: Diploma
- Credits: 38
- Delivery: Offered entirely online with face-to-face options available for some/all sections.
- WIA Certified
About this Program
Students will be trained for healthcare documentation specialist, transcriptionist, and office support positions in medical offices, clinics, hospitals, insurance companies, and firms who provide medical supplies and equipment. It stresses extensive building of medical terminology and a highly developed skill in medical transcription as well as general office skills and technology training. Medical letters to referring physicians, along with reports on the medical record regarding the patients� examinations, operations, and tests are emphasized. Students will learn how diseases affect the body and which drugs and other treatments are used to treat illnesses.
- Rochester Community and Technical College 55904