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Certificate of Medical Office Technology

  • Academic Year: 2023-2024
  • Division / Department: Business Programs / Office Technology
  • Degree Code: OTC.MEDOFF.CERT
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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 1393 Special Topics: Introduction to Keyboarding 1
May be waived if the student has taken a keyboarding course (touch method) or if the student can keyboard by touch at least 30 words a minute. A keyboarding test is required.
3 hours
POFT 1309 Administrative Office Procedures I 3 hours
BCIS 1305 Business Computer Applications 3 hours
POFT 1301 Business English 2
May be eligible for articulation through the statewide ATC program. See your high school counselor.
ENGL 1301 Composition I
3 hours
POFT 1321 Business Math 3 hours
15 hours

Semester II

HITT 1205 Medical Terminology I 2 hours
ITSC 1309 Integrated Software Applications I 3 hours
POFT 1349 Administrative Office Procdures II 3 hours
HITT 1213 Coding & Insurance 2 hours
HITT 1301 Health Data Content & Structure OR
HITT 1311 Health Information Systems
3 hours
13 hours
Total hours:28 hours