Medical Word Processing Specialist Certificate in Medical Office Administration (C25310B)

This 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.

Required Courses
(Take When Available)
MED 121--Medical Terminology I
MED 122--Medical Terminology II
OST 134--Text Entry and Formatting
OST 135--Advanced Text Entry and Formatting
OST 136--Word Processing
OST 241--Medical Office Transcription I