The Medical Office Support certificate
will prepare the student for employment in an entry-level position
in a medical office. Students will acquire skills in proofreading,
business English, document formatting, medical terminology, medical
coding, and medical office procedures, as well as anatomy and
physiology designed for the allied healthcare worker. Professionalism
and flexibility are also stressed in the program, as employers
are looking for employees who exhibit these characteristics.
on the individual student’s skill level and assessment
scores, students may be required to take the necessary basic
skill courses (Keyboarding, Basic Document Formatting, and/or
Computer Applications) prior to enrolling in the program.