Administrative Medical Assistant ATC

The need for trained medical office personnel in doctors’ offices, clinics, and hospitals continues to increase. This program provides advanced-level training to meet this growing employment need. Students will receive a significant part of their instruction in medical field experience in cooperation with local doctors’ offices or other medical facilities. Upon completion of the Administrative Medical Assistant program, students will:

  • Demonstrate basic knowledge of medical billing software and electronic medical record navigation
  • Demonstrate employability skills and habits
  • Complete various medical documents and forms
  • Schedule appointments and activities
  • Work effectively with a variety of medical professionals and agencies
  • Possess ICD-10 and CPT coding skills  
  • Understand HIPAA regulations and medical ethics 
  • Possess skills in human relations with a positive, caring personality  
  • Have an ability to multitask and a desire to help people 

Completion of a Technical Skills Assessment is required.

General Education Core

COMM-101PRINCIPLES OF SPEECH3.00
or COMM-202 INTERPERSONAL COMMUNICATION
HRPT-185HUMAN RELATIONS IN ORGANIZATIONS3.00
or PSYC-101 INTRODUCTION TO PSYCHOLOGY
Total Credits6.00

Program Requirements

ACCPT-101BASIC ACCOUNTING3.00
ACCPT-2141.00
CITPT-102COMPUTERIZED TEN-KEY1.00
CITPT-110BUSINESS COMPUTER SKILLS3.00
GNBPT-122MECHANICS OF BUSINESS WRITING I3.00
Select one of the following:3.00
FINANCIAL BUSINESS APPLICATIONS
MATH FOR TECHNOLOGY
MATH FOR BUSINESS ANALYSIS
GNBPT-222PROOFREADING3.00
GNBPT-245MECHANICS OF BUSINESS WRITING II3.00
HLTH-288BASIC FIRST AID/CPR/AED1.00
MEDPT-173MEDICAL TERMINOLOGY3.00
MEDPT-175ADMINISTRATIVE MEDICAL ASSISTING I3.00
MEDPT-251MEDICAL TRANSCRIPTION I3.00
MEDPT-252CLINICAL EXPERIENCE3.00
MEDPT-259PATIENT RECORD SYSTEMS3.00
MEDPT-275MEDICAL CODING3.00
MGTPT-220SUPERVISION3.00
WRPPT-200BUSINESS DOCUMENT PROCESSING3.00
Completion of a Technical Skills Assessment is required
Total Credits45.00

Summary

General Education6
Program Requirements45
Total51