Medical Administrative Assistant
This 70-hour course prepares students to function effectively in many of the administrative and clerical positions in healthcare. This course covers info on the profession and interpersonal skills, medical ethics and law, medical terminology, basics of insurance billing and coding, telephone techniques, scheduling appointments, medical records management and management of practice finances. This is an introduction to medical administration so that a student can gain the necessary skills required - to either obtain or advance to a healthcare administration position. This training meets the requirements of the National Healthcare Association’s (NHA)-Certified Medical Administrative Assistant (CMAA) national certification exam. The CMAA exam will be given following the completion of this course for an additional charge. All materials are included in the course cost.
This noncredit professional healthcare training is offered in partnership with Condensed Curriculum International, Inc. (CCI). This class may be of interest to adults interested in a new career or current healthcare professional. If you have any questions about this healthcare course or want an information packet sent to you, please call 866-702-9742. You may wish to contact various healthcare facilities to find out more about the job market in your chosen field. Students must have at least a 10th grade math and English (speaking and reading) level. Federal and state financial aid does not apply to noncredit trainings.