Program Details

Medical Administrative Assistant

The Medical Administrative Assistant Program covers important background information on the medical assisting profession and interpersonal skills, medical ethics and law, medical terminology, basics of insurance billing and coding, telephone techniques, scheduling appointments, medical records management and management of practice finances. This program is intended to provide students with a well-rounded introduction to medical administration so that a student can gain the necessary skills required to obtain a medical administrative assistant position in the health care field. Students who successfully complete the program and receive their Letter of Completion would be prepared to take the Certified Medical Administrative Assistant (MCAA) certification exam.  The exam can be taken through the National Healthcareer Association.