This course builds a solid foundation in Medical Office Administrative skills and introduces students to the administrative procedures and business practices commonly performed in the medical office. Emphasis on financial practices, health insurance, reimbursement, therapeutic communication and patient education will help prepare the student for entry level office administration. Course specific competency evaluations must be successfully completed by the student. This course is subject to a course fee.
|The following courses must be taken prior to this course|
|REA 011 - Fundamentals of College Reading or ESL/REA 017 - Vocabulary and Reading Comprehension Development II|
|ENG 010A - Basic Writing or ENG 011 - Basic Writing II or ESL 011 - Basic Writing II|
|The following courses must be taken along side this course|
|HCP 224 - Medical Terminology. May be taken prior or during course.|
|HCP 100 - Medical Office Technologies and the EHR. May be taken prior or during course.|
|HCP 114 - Medical Law and Ethics. May be taken prior or during course.|