This program has been designed to provide students with all of the administrative and clinical knowledge and skills required for employment as a Medical Office Administrator.
During the program students learn to understand and use medical language; perform office procedures, prepare medical records, reports, case histories, correspondence and machine dictation; schedule and confirm medical appointments; receive and communicate messages for doctors and patients; initiate and maintain confidential medical files and records; prepare financial statements and handle billing procedures including medical billing, insurance, and other claim forms; promote safety and work in a safe manner; order supplies and maintain inventory; plan and initiate procedural setups including those required for patient preparation and maintenance for supplies and equipment.
Strong focus is given to communication skills, Microsoft Office applications, accounting applications, the ability to multitask and prioritize, organizational and detail skills, professional telephone manner, confidentiality, interpersonal skills and being a team player.
- Program Type: Full-time Diploma
- Classroom: 740 Hours
- Program Length: 8 Months/37 Weeks
- Delivery Method: Blended (Online/In-person)
This program has been approved by the Private Training Institutions Branch (PTIB) of the Ministry of Advanced Education and Skills Training.