Medical Office Administration
Become a Medical Office Administrator in just 28 weeks!
Are you ready for a new career? The EPIC College of Technology’s Medical Office Administration Diploma Program may be just what you are looking for.
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The role of the medical office assistant is a vital function in our ever growing, modern health care system. EPIC College of Technology’s Medical Office Administration Diploma Program was developed to provide you with proper professional, interpersonal and communication skills you will need for efficient operation in a variety of medical office environments such as a physician’s office, medical clinics or hospitals.
Emphasis is placed on theoretical topics such as medical terminology, body systems as well as hands-on training via a placement in medical office procedures, medical transcription, billing, scheduling, patient preparation and use of computerized health application software such as York-Med. In addition, the program fosters your development of interpersonal skills, organizational effectiveness, and communication skills including written correspondence and telephone techniques necessary to function in a fast paced, modern medical environment.
Student Practicum Placement
As part of the Medical Administration Diploma Program, you will have 180 hours of practical, hands-on experience via a practicum placement. During this placement you will perform the daily duties of a medical office environment including: answering calls, appointment scheduling, patient registration and health record management, maintain inventory of medical and office supplies, organize meetings and conferences, administer referrals as well as assist the physicians by taking temperature, measuring blood pressure and preparing the examination rooms.
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