Medical Office Assistant

MEDICAL OFFICE ASSISTING PROGRAM                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     PROGRAM ALLOWS YOU TO TAKE THE NATIONAL CERTIFICATION EXAM

The Medical Office Assisting Program prepares students to be able to perform vital duties of the front office. Students will learn proper techniques for answering telephones, scheduling appointments, managing and maintaining patient charts, and creating correspondence. Students will be introduced to: 

  • Office Accounting  
  • Customer Service 
  • Electronic Health Records
  • Medical Coding
  • Collection Process 
  • Health Insurance Billing     

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 $125 to sit for the certification exam. Please call 910-272-3604 to pre-register.

For more information refer to the Continuing Education Summer Schedule