MED-3300D Medical Administrative Assistant With, EHR Hybrid
This 180-hour hybrid course (108 hours seated and 72 hours online) provides training for the skills required to work as a medical administrative assistant and electronic health records specialist. Course topics include health insurance, effective telephone etiquette, appointment scheduling, internal and external customer service, financial records of patients, and preparation of medical reports. Students also gain experience in understanding medical laws and ethics, using effective oral and written communications, handling front-office operations, electronic health records, assisting physicians and medical staff. After successful completion of the course, graduates will be eligible to sit for the National Healthcareer Association certification exam for medical administrative assistants (CMAA) and electronic health records specialist (CEHRS). Students must have working knowledge of computer skills. Textbooks required.