Medical Office Specialist

In 15 months you can train to become a Medical Office Specialist. Medical Office Specialists start at about $33,000 a year performing administrative duties using specific knowledge of medical terminology for hospitals, clinics, or physician offices. Duties include scheduling appointments, compiling and recording medical charts, reports, correspondence, and other types of patient records.  Other titles for Medical Office Specialists include Medical Secretary and Unit Secretary.

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Medical Terminology

ID: CEMPR-524

Students will learn medical terminology by analyzing the prefix, suffix, word roots, and combinations used in medical terms. This course is a prerequisite for other courses and medical certificate programs. This course may be used for exemption of AHS 102.

  • Total Hours: 48.00
  • CEUs: 4.80
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Medical Terminology - Online

ID: CEMPR-525

Students will learn medical terminology by analyzing the prefix, suffix, word roots, and combinations used in medical terms. This course is a prerequisite for other courses and medical certificate programs. This course may be used for exemption of AHS 102. Mandatory attendance for orientation, mid-term, and final exam. Must have PC availability.

  • Total Hours: 48.00
  • CEUs: 4.80
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Electronic Health Records

ID: CEMIM-513

Learn the concepts of recording a patient's record in digital format that can be shared across different healthcare settings. The EHR is a complete record of a clinical patient encounter as well as supporting other care-related activities.

  • Total Hours: 24.00
  • CEUs: 2.40
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Enhancing Your Professionalism

ID: CECDS-564

Building and maintaining a professional image is key to your success. Learn how to build self-confidence, present yourself professionally, and communicate more effectively. Take away the top traits of true professionalism.

  • Total Hours: 3.00
  • CEUs: 0.30
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Organizing Computer Files

ID: CEBEG-534

Do you have trouble organizing digital photos, documents, and downloads on your computer? Learn to use file management in the Windows environment. The topics include creating and working with folders, finding files, cut, copy, paste, and more.

  • Total Hours: 6.00
  • CEUs: 0.60
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Word, Introduction

ID: CEWDP-593

Learn everything you need to get started creating and editing documents, formatting, proofing, controlling page setup, and more.

  • Total Hours: 12.00
  • CEUs: 1.20
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