Medical Administrative Assistant Courses
Everest's Medical Administrative Assistant courses are designed to provide you with the fundamental knowledge and skills you need to work for a modern medical practice. Program courses cover generalized office skills as well as subjects and issues specific to health care.
As a student in Everest's Medical Administrative Assistant program, you will have an opportunity to study such subjects as:
- Basic Principles of Accounting
- Computer Applications
- Medical Terminology
- Medical Law and Ethics
- Medical Transcription
Note: This Medical Administrative Assistant program description is not necessarily reflective of every Medical Administrative Assistant program offered across all Everest campuses. This is a summary of general topics learned within most schools. Please check your campus catalog for specific details about what is taught in the Medical Administrative Assistant program near you.
After graduating from this program, you'll be able to:
- Take patient vital signs
- Process insurance claims
- Understand essential medical terminology
- Maintain all files and patient records
- Prepare and process insurance claims including HMOs, PPOs and workers compensation plans
- Understand disability income insurance and legal issues affecting insurance claims
These administrative, business, medical and communication courses will provide you with a well-rounded background to meet the needs of today's ever-changing health care industry. You will gain valuable skills, enabling you to become a vital link between patient and doctor. Strong clinical and administrative skills can provide you with employment opportunities with medical and dental offices, clinics, long-term health care facilities, insurance companies, hospitals, and home health agencies.
Want to know more about Everest's Medical Administrative Assistant program? Contact Everest today. A friendly Everest representative will get back to you immediately to answer your questions.