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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 pdfprocedures, 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.
MEDICAL OFFICE SUPPORT
(Vocational Certificate)
COURSE
NUMBER
COURSE NAME
SEMESTER
1
2
3
4
TECHNICAL REQUIREMENTS
OFT1630 Business English
3
     
OFT1614 Advanced Document Formatting
3
     
ALH1655 Medical Terminology
3
     
ALH5240 Current Procedural Terminology (CPT) Coding
3
     
ALH5235 Allied Health Care Provider Anatomy and Physiology
4
     
ALH5244 Introduction to Health Information
3
     
TOTAL HOURS 19
19
     

Depending 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.

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