MAA 205 Medical Office Procedures

This capstone course emphasizes the duties of a medical administrative assistant in an office setting. Students learn about the various scheduling options, basic rules of index and filing, create patient correspondences, master bookkeeping functions, purchase supplies, maintain a petty cash fund, billing and collection strategies, and practice proper telephone techniques. This course also emphasizes HIPAA standards, medical office management tools, medical ethics, and medical law.  Students also participate in a job shadow experience.  Prerequisite: OFC 113 with a grade of C or better or permission of the instructor. Three lecture hours per week. Instructional Support Fee applies.

3 credits Spring

3 credits
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