Medical Office Assistant

Program Summary


This one-year curriculum is designed to provide the student with those skills necessary for entry-level employment in a medical or medical-related office.

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Program Guide


Medical Office Assistant (MRS 2102)

 

Courses


FALL SEMESTERCredit Hours
COM 111Business Computer Systems4
HIT 100Medical Terminology3
HIT 101Intro to Health Info. Technology3
HIT 105Medical Transcription3
HIT 109Introduction to Coding2
IMS 121Beginning Keyboarding3
TOTAL HOURS18
SPRING SEMESTERCredit Hours
ENG 124 or ENG 111Technical Comm. I or English Composition I3
HIT 104Advanced Medical Terminology3
HIT 106Principles of Insurance3
HIT 107Medical Office Procedures4
HIT 111Professionalism in the Medical Office1
TOTAL HOURS14

 

Possible Career Opportunities


  • Coder
  • Health Information Clerk
  • Health Information Specialist
  • Health Information Technician
  • Medical Records Analyst
  • Medical Records Clerk
  • Medical Record Coordinator
  • Medical Record Director

 

Contacts


Admissions and Advising

618-634-3200
Toll Free 1-800-481-2242
admissions@shawneecc.edu

Kayla Sauerbrunn

Division Chair
618-634-3217
kaylas@shawneecc.edu