Medical office assistants and coders are essential staff members within the health care industry.
This 1-year program which initially develops entry-level business office skills, advances into working in a medical office setting, medical terminology, anatomy and physiology, human diseases, medical office procedures, basic and advanced diagnostics, and procedures coding. Career tracks for graduates include medical coding, medical office computer specialists, and other support positions in medical related organizations. The program offers students an opportunity to earn several industry certifications including Certified Professional Coder and Microsoft Office Suite.
As a vital team member tasked with managing medical records while keeping costs as low as possible, you will have the ability to directly impact the overall success of your organization. As a graduate of the Medical Office Administration & Coding program, your working knowledge and newly acquired skills will allow you to navigate the complexities of the medical field where insurance companies, regulators, courts, and consumers continue to closely examine providers and their billing procedures. This growing trend often translates into a large number of career openings in a variety of settings, excellent opportunities for advancement, and long-term job security.
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