MEDA 124 Administrative Medical Assisting
Hours: 36 hours LEC; 54 hours LAB
Enrollment Limitation: Acceptance in to the CRC Medical Assisting Program
Acceptance in to the CRC Medical Assisting Program
This course is designed to introduce the medical assisting student to the administrative responsibilities encountered in an ambulatory clinic. Typical administrative topics covered include patient reception, scheduling, telephone procedures, documentation and reporting, records management including HIPAA regulations, screening/processing mail, equipment and supply inventory, practice finances, coding and bookkeeping principles.
Student Learning Outcomes
Upon completion of this course, the student will be able to:
PERFORM THE DUTIES OF AN ENTRY-LEVEL ADMINISTRATIVE MEDICAL ASSISTANT (SLO #1)