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: 
COMPASS Reading Score of 84+ or completion of ENG 081; COMPASS MATH Pre-Algebra Score of 39+ or MATH 074 with a C or higher; AH 100 with a C or higher; Health Careers Typing Test score of 45+ words per 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.