Medical Office Occupations
ADMINISTRATIVE MEDICAL ASSISTING $180.00
The Medical Office Assisting Program prepares students to be able to perform vital duties of the front and back office at a medical facility. Topics covered in this class is as follows:
- Providing Excellent Patient Care through Strong Customer Service Skills
- Basic Office Accounting
- Accepting and Applying Payments
- Health Insurance Billins
- Introduction to Medical Coding
Governmental policies and procedures play a vital role in efficiently managing medical offices, so students will learn regulations in the areas of OSHA, HIPPA, DEA, and CLIA. Certification in a Medical Office Assisting Program is a great way to demonstrate knowledge and commitment to having a successful career in this field of study. The National Center for Competency Testing (NCCT) will be the certifying body for the program. Students who successfully pass this course will be eligible to test for the National Certified Medical Office Assistant (NCMOA). This certification is accepted at hospitals throughout the state of NC. Obtaining this certification will open many doors of opportunity throughout a student’s career. The cost of the exam and books are not included in the registration fee. It will be an additional $90 to sit for the certification exam (students must pre-register online two weeks before certification exam. To register click on the link about “Click Here to Register for Classes”.
MWF 8:30 am – 2:30 pm 08/16 – 12/10/2021 WDC, Rm 1804 ANDREWS
PROFESSIONAL MEDICAL CODER $180.00
This course introduces you to the world of medical coding. Learn the basics of procedural and diagnostic coding. Participants receive an overview of the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA). Preregistration and payment is required one week prior to class start date. Call (910) 272-3690 for more information.
T & TH 8:30 am – 12:30 pm 11/15/2021 – 01/ WDC, Rm 1804 ANDREWS