The Medical Administrative Assistant program focuses on the many and varied administrative functions of a medical office, including personnel supervision, credit and collection procedures, and management of time and resources.
Upon completion of all required courses, students are placed in an internship in a local health care facility. This is a valuable experience in applying the knowledge and skill acquired in class to the workplace.
A Statement of Eligibility for Internship, a health statement and physical examination, a current CPR certificate, keyboarding proficience of 35 wpm, basic word processing skills, and completion of all required courses with a grade of C or better are required prior to entry into internship, (Htech 54A). Htech 54B is optional.
Gainful Employment Disclosure Statement
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Disclosure year: 2009-2010 academic year
The Health Care Technologies Department offers eight other programs: