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Basic Medical Office Training, OSA

  • Academic Year: 2023-2024
  • Division / Department: Business Programs / Office Technology
  • Degree Code: OTC.BMTR.OSA
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This program prepares students for employment and advancement as an administrative professional in a medical office setting. Students will learn basic office procedures, including record keeping, as well as insurance coding, medical terminology, and pharmacology.

"Marketable Skills: . Communication Skills- Apply basic rules of grammar; utilize terminology applicable to business writing, speaking, and presentations . Teamwork- Work as a team to complete group projects and reach goals by considering different points of view and working with others . Time Management- Develop skills needed to complete tasks and meet deadlines . Critical Thinking- Make decisions and apply ethical standards using creative thinking, innovation, inquiry, and analysis of information . Software Integration- Produce documents, spreadsheets, databases, and presentations using Microsoft Office software . Desktop Publishing- Use publishing software to create finished documents and forms . Records Management- Use database software to create and maintain electronic records as well as apply records management theories to hard copy records . Customer Service- Apply principles and processes of customer service, including assessing customer needs, quality standards, and customer satisfaction

Semester I

POFT 1309 Administrative Office Procedures I 3 hours
HITT 1213 Coding & Insurance 2 hours
HPRS 1206 Essentials of Medical Terminology OR
HITT 1205 Medical Terminology I
2 hours
HITT 1311 Health Information Systems OR
HITT 1301 Health Data Content & Structure
3 hours
Total hours:10 hours