MOA 100 Medical Office Procedures I - Administrative

Credit Hours: 
3.00
Course Description: 

Introduces the profession of medical assisting. Emphasizes administrative skills utilized in ambulatory care. Discusses administrative and clinical duties of the Medical Assistant Practitioner. Also includes but is not limited to medical office receptionist duties, maintaining medical records, billing and fee collection, medical practice finance, computer applications, and emergency preparedness.

Prerequisites: 
ENG-081 or ENG-082 with a "C" or better or satisfactory placement score; MATH-0774 or MATH-074 or MATH-077 with a "C" or better or satisfactory placement score; AH-100 with a C or better; Typing Test: 45+ words/min. or BCA-101 with a "B" or better
Note: 

Students considering either the Medical Office Assistant, the Medical Receptionist, or
Medical Insurance Specialist programs need to coordinate their schedule with the
health careers advisor.

Please review the Admission Requirements for the Medical Assistant program as well
as the recommendations for the Medical Receptionist and Medical Insurance Specialist
programs.