The medical receptionist processes telephone calls, greets patients, schedules appointments, maintains patient file data, and may arrange for laboratory and diagnostic services. Accuracy, dependability and a courteous professional manner are essential. This career requires excellent communication skills and knowledge of patient confidentiality laws. Prerequisite: CPLT1000 Computer Keyboarding or qualifying score on keyboarding assessment test.
Medical Office Careers
Credits: Total Occupational Certificate Credits 28
Award Outcomes: |
The medical receptionist will find job opportunities in a variety of health care settings.
|Technical Studies Required: 24 Credits|
Introduction to Accounting 3
Principles of Accounting I 4
Microsoft Office 2013 3
Skill Building and Document Processing 3
Business English 3
Medical Terminology 4
Medical Office Procedures 4
Medical Coding and Reimbursement Fundamentals 4
|Technical Studies Electives: 0 Credits|