Medical Physician Practice Clerk

Please note prices are subject to change.

Number: 181XAOT51301

Dates:July 16 - September 5, 2018 Other Dates

Meets: M, Tu and W from 9:00 AM to 12 N

Location: BMC 272

Cost: $697.00

There are 2 openings remaining at this time.

As a Medical Physician Practice Clerk, you are often the first person the patient sees when he or she walks through the door. You are truly on the front lines, representing the practice to the public. Work settings can vary from the hospital to a small family practice.

In this six week course you will learn an array of job duties in the medical office from making appointments, to medical records, medical coding, bookkeeping, and insurance and patient collections.

This course provides comprehensive coverage of practical, real-world medical office skills needed to thrive in any healthcare setting. The Medical Physician Practice Clerk is a rewarding career for someone who wants to work in the healthcare field and enjoys helping others

With this course, there is a one week (40 hour) externship where you will be able to work and observe in a medical office. The following online courses are required prior to clinical: HIPAA (XAHS521), OSHA (XAOT515), National Medicare (XAHS529) and PreClinal (XAHS547).

Prerequisites to become a MPPC student:
*Possess a high school diploma or GED
*Must have criminal background check processed through SR&I
*Present negative 2-step TB test and flu shot immunization record
*Present MMR & Varicella immunization documentation


Mandatory handout fee $25 and clinical fee $40 automatically added on to cost of registration fees. REQUIRED: Must obtain a criminal background check before class begins. Final acceptance into the program is dependent upon the background check results. Approx. cost is $40. To obtain and sign paperwork for background check, come to the Registration desk at the Buck Mickel Center. **Background check must be done with SR&I** Must present negative 2-step TB test first day of class (2 injections & 2 readings; both readings must be negative). MMR and Varicella immunizations or titers is required and documentation must be presented at first day of class. Current influenza vaccination for clinical period is required (summer clinicals are exempt) Additional online courses required for MPPC: HIPAA (BOD689) $109, OSHA (BOC824) $89, National Medicare (BOC766) $100, and Preclinical (BOC757)$42. Required Orientation date July 9th at 9:00 am. 1st day of class starts July 16th. Required 40 hours of non-paid clinicals will be held 8/27/18 - 8/31/18 from 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM. Students are required to contact Amy Turner #864-250-8518 after they have registered.
Fee: $697.00

Fee Breakdown

Category Description Amount
Course Fee (Basic)Registration Fee$ 632.00
Mandatory FeeClinical/Graduation Fee$ 40.00
Mandatory FeeHandout fee$ 25.00

BMC 272

Buck Mickel Center, Room 272
Economic Development and Corporate Training
Greenville Technical College
216 S. Pleasantburg Drive
Greenville, SC 29607
(across from the University Center/McAlister Square/ARC)

Date Day Time Location
07/16/2018Monday9 AM to 12 N BMC 272
07/17/2018Tuesday9 AM to 12 N BMC 272
07/18/2018Wednesday9 AM to 12 N BMC 272
07/23/2018Monday9 AM to 12 N BMC 272
07/24/2018Tuesday9 AM to 12 N BMC 272
07/25/2018Wednesday9 AM to 12 N BMC 272
07/30/2018Monday9 AM to 12 N BMC 272
07/31/2018Tuesday9 AM to 12 N BMC 272
08/01/2018Wednesday9 AM to 12 N BMC 272
08/06/2018Monday9 AM to 12 N BMC 272
08/07/2018Tuesday9 AM to 12 N BMC 272
08/08/2018Wednesday9 AM to 12 N BMC 272
08/13/2018Monday9 AM to 12 N BMC 269
08/14/2018Tuesday9 AM to 12 N BMC 272
08/15/2018Wednesday9 AM to 12 N BMC 272
08/20/2018Monday9 AM to 12 N BMC 269
08/21/2018Tuesday9 AM to 12 N BMC 272
08/22/2018Wednesday9 AM to 12 N BMC 272
08/27/2018Monday9 AM to 12 N BMC 272
08/28/2018Tuesday9 AM to 12 N BMC 272
08/29/2018Wednesday9 AM to 12 N BMC 272
09/04/2018Tuesday9 AM to 12 N BMC 272
09/05/2018Wednesday9 AM to 12 N BMC 272