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Saratoga, Warren, Washington Counties Workforce Development System
Medical Administrative Assistant Program - 50 hours
This 50-hour course prepares you to function effectively in many of the administrative and clerical positions in the health care industry. Medical Administrative Assistants, Medical Secretary and Medical Records Clerks are all positions in great demand. This program does not include a national or state certification as part of its overall objectives.
This program covers important background information on the medical assisting professional and interpersonal skills, medical ethics and law, medical terminology, basics of insurance billing and coding, telephone techniques, scheduling appointments, medical records management and management of practice finances.
This program is intended to provide you with a well-rounded introduction to medical administration so you can gain the necessary skills required to obtain a medical administrative assistant position in the health care field.
*Optional 40 Hour clinical externship at completion of program.
Recommended Pre-Requisite Course: Medical Terminology (click here for more information)
*Students are required to have a High School Diploma or Equivalency*