Medical administrative assistants have the opportunity to work on health care teams. Duties performed utilize a knowledge of medical terminology as well as hospital and clinic procedures and may include transcription of reports and correspondence, appointment and meeting scheduling, patient file and office record maintenance, billing and insurance processing. This career requires excellent communication skills and knowledge of patient confidentiality laws. This degree provides students with a broad general education in addition to the technical component to maximize employment opportunities and potential.
Prerequisite: Qualifying score on computer literacy assessment test OR CPLT1100.
Prerequisite: CPLT1000 Computer Keyboarding or qualifying score on keyboarding assessment test.
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