Administrative Medical Specialist

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Course Description

Master essential front-office knowledge skills! Receive step-by-step guidance on billing, scheduling, maintaining medical records, preparing correspondence, and much more. This course offers a "real-world" orientation that makes it easy to apply information from the text to everyday situations encountered on the job.

The medical industry is experiencing tremendous demand for individuals with knowledge of medical office operations, billing and coding. The business office of every healthcare provider must submit the proper documentation to a number of insurance companies for reimbursement. This requirement has created numerous opportunities for trained individuals to be employed in medical offices, clinics, and hospitals, as well as home-based opportunities.

This is an online class in which students will receive a working knowledge of medical billing and reimbursement, scheduling, maintaining medical records, preparing correspondence, and an introduction to the national diagnostic and procedural coding systems.

Upon successful completion of the course, the Administrative Medical Specialist (AMS) will be able to:
--Perform valuable front office functions for a medical office
--Discuss communication, equipment and organizational skills
--Describe medical coding, medical billing and insurance forms
--Explain how to input patient information, appointments and coding using medical software.

Students who successfully complete the course are qualified to take the CMAA (Certified Medical Administrative Assistant) exam. This is accepted by many employers and licensing agencies as evidence of professional competence and experience.

Dates:August 1 - December 31, 2015   Check for other Dates
Meets:ONLINE - 24/7 access , 1 session(s)
Fee: $1,230.00

Upon registration, please allow 3 to 5 business days to receive further instructions regarding accessing the course. REQUIRED Text MUST be purchased at the Greenville Tech bookstore: "The Administrative Medical Assistant" with access key, current CPT and Educational ICD-9 with HCPCS Level II.

Sorry, this course is inactive. Please contact our office to see if it will be reinstated, or if alternative classes are available.