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. Entry into Administrative Medical Assistant classes requires students to undergo a criminal background check before the beginning of the second semester or they will not be allowed to register. Instructions on how to initiate the background check procedure will be provided by the program advisor. Upon completion of the Administrative Medical Assistant program, students will:

  • Demonstrate employability skills and habits
  • Select and complete various medical documents
  • Schedule appointments and activities
  • Work effectively with a variety of medical professionals and agencies

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 ACCOUNTING I3.00
ACCPT-214COMPUTERIZED ACCOUNTING1.00
CITPT-102COMPUTERIZED TEN-KEY1.00
CITPT-110BUSINESS COMPUTER SKILLS3.00
GNBPT-122BUSINESS ENGLISH3.00
Select one of the following:3.00
FINANCIAL BUSINESS APPLICATIONS
MATH FOR TECHNOLOGY
MATH FOR BUSINESS ANALYSIS
GNBPT-222PROOFREADING3.00
GNBPT-245BUSINESS WRITING3.00
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-200WORD PROCESSING3.00
Completion of a Technical Skills Assessment is required
Total Credits45.00

Summary

General Education6
Program Requirements45
Total51