MEDICAL OFFICE - ADMINISTRATIVE ( Official )
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Program Type: Certificate of Achievement

Division: Health Sciences

Program Description:
The medical assisting administrative curriculum prepares students with entry-level skills to seek employment as administrative medical office personnel. The student will learn about the front office including medical insurance billing, bookkeeping and beginning transcription. A Certificate of Achievement is awarded upon completion of all required courses with a grade of C or better.

Effective academic year: 2009-2010

Required Units in the Major:    27

Required Courses
  MA 109 - HEALTH INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY (1.0 units)
  &
  MA 110 - MEDICAL OFFICE MICROCOMPUTER MANAGEMENT APPLICATIONS (1.0 units)
  &
  MA 111A - MEDICAL OFFICE PROCEDURES I (4.0 units)
  &
  MA 111B - MEDICAL OFFICE PROCEDURES II (4.0 units)
  &
  MA 113 - HUMAN DISEASE (3.0 units)
  &
  MA 122A - CLINICAL ASSISTING TECHNIQUES I (2.0 units)
  &
  MA 127 - MEDICAL INSURANCE (3.0 units)
  &
  PYSO 100 - BASIC PHYSIOLOGY AND ANATOMY (3.0 units)
  &
  PSYC 024 - LIFESPAN DEVELOPMENTAL PSYCHOLOGY (3.0 units)
  &
  MA 115 - MEDICAL TERMINOLOGY (3.0 units)

Required Electives (0 Units)

None

Recommended Electives
  MA 120 - INDEPENDENT STUDY (1.0 units)