Medical Office Management, Technical Certificate

Program Code: 6281
Career Pathway: Business

Program Entrance Requirements: HS Diploma or GED

Program Description: The content includes but is not limited to communication and customer service skills; computer skills, medical records management; information technology and processing; legal and ethical issues; medical terminology; insurance claims and billing; and assisting in the administration of policy.

Course Title Credits
CGS1060CCOMPUTER AND INTERNET LITERACY3.00
OST1100CKEYBOARDING & DOCUMENT PROCESSING I3.00
OST2335COMMUNICATIONS IN THE WORKFORCE3.00
OST2764CADVANCED WORD3.00
HSC1531MEDICAL TERMINOLOGY3.00
OST2464CMEDICAL OFFICE COMPUTER APPLICATION3.00
OST2853CSPREADSHEET MANAGEMENT3.00
OST2501OFFICE MANAGEMENT3.00
OST1355CRECORDS MANAGEMENT3.00
HIM1253CCODING I 13.00
HIM2232CCODING II3.00
Select one of the following: 21.00
COMPOSITION I
INTRODUCTION TO SPEECH COMMUNICATION
INTRODUCTION TO PUBLIC SPEAKING
SUCCESSFUL JOB SEARCH
Total Credits34
1

For articulation, prior learning and other situations that will be approved by the Program Manager, OST1257C MEDICAL TERMINOLOGY FOR THE ADMINISTRATIVEASSISTANT can be used in replacement of HSC1531 MEDICAL TERMINOLOGYOST2455C MEDICAL BILLING AND CODING I and be used in replacement HIM1253C CODING I and OST2456C MEDICAL BILLING AND CODING II can be used in replacement of HIM2232C CODING II.

2

1-credit from ENC1101 COMPOSITION I or Speech will be used to satisfy the 34 credits in  6281. Student may also elect to take OST2053 SUCCESSFUL JOB SEARCH in 6281 in lieu of ENC1101 COMPOSITION I or Speech.

Students are strongly encouraged to meet with an advisor to create a personalized educational plan.