Medical Physician Practice Clerk

Please note prices are subject to change.

Number: 181XAOT51303

Dates:October 15 - December 14, 2018 Other Dates

Meets: M, Tu and W from 5:30 PM to 8:30 PM

Location: BMC 272

Cost: $697.00

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** MMR and Varicella immunizations are required and students are to bring documents to orientation. Also must present negative 2-step TB test at orientation (2 injections & 2 readings; both readings must be negative). 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 Oct 15th. 1st day of class starts Oct 29th. Required 40 hours of non-paid clinicals will be held 12/10/18 - 12/14/18 from 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM. Students are required to contact Amy Turner at or #864-250-8518 after they have registered for orientation.
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
10/15/2018Monday5:30 PM to 8:30 PM BMC 269
10/29/2018Monday5:30 PM to 8:30 PM BMC 272
10/30/2018Tuesday5:30 PM to 8:30 PM BMC 272
10/31/2018Wednesday5:30 PM to 8:30 PM BMC 272
11/05/2018Monday5:30 PM to 8:30 PM BMC 272
11/06/2018Tuesday5:30 PM to 8:30 PM BMC 272
11/07/2018Wednesday5:30 PM to 8:30 PM BMC 272
11/12/2018Monday5:30 PM to 8:30 PM BMC 272
11/13/2018Tuesday5:30 PM to 8:30 PM BMC 272
11/14/2018Wednesday5:30 PM to 8:30 PM BMC 272
11/19/2018Monday5:30 PM to 8:30 PM BMC 272
11/20/2018Tuesday5:30 PM to 8:30 PM BMC 272
11/26/2018Monday5:30 PM to 8:30 PM BMC 269
11/27/2018Tuesday5:30 PM to 8:30 PM BMC 272
11/28/2018Wednesday5:30 PM to 8:30 PM BMC 272
12/03/2018Monday5:30 PM to 8:30 PM BMC 269
12/04/2018Tuesday5:30 PM to 8:30 PM BMC 272
12/05/2018Wednesday5:30 PM to 8:30 PM BMC 305
12/10/2018Monday8:30 AM to 5 PM 000-No Location Needed
12/11/2018Tuesday8:30 AM to 5 PM 000-No Location Needed
12/12/2018Wednesday8:30 AM to 5 PM 000-No Location Needed
12/13/2018Thursday8:30 AM to 5 PM 000-No Location Needed
12/14/2018Friday8:30 AM to 5 PM 000-No Location Needed