The Medical Office Administrator Diploma Program was developed to provide students with the proper skills to manage office procedures required to effectively operate a medical office environment. The program covers a wide variety of theoretical concepts, which enable the student to acquire the knowledge needed to facilitate efficient and effective office operations. However, through practical “hands-on” computer training, students are also empowered to expedite the demands of the administrative positions through the most recent software applications. Students in the program will work with various software including Able Med, Visual Practice and Microsoft Office Software Programs.
The successful student graduates with the knowledge and confidence to remain competitive in the health administrative environment. The Medical Office Administrator Program is a diploma level course approved as a vocational program under the Private Career Colleges Act, 2005.
The Medical Office Administrator Diploma Course Concentration:
The comprehensive Medical Office Administrator Diploma program prepares students for a wide range of professional administrative careers in medical office settings. The modules of study in the program include:
- Student Success
- Health Administrative Team Roles and Responsibilities
- Study of Basic Human Anatomy and Medical Terminology
- Computer Health Applications: “York Med”, “Able Med”
- Systems and Data Management
- Word Processing
- Advanced Documentation
- Medical Insurance – O.H.I.P., W.S.I.B. or Private Insurance
- Appointment Book Management
- Medical Procedures/Doctors and The Law/Clinical Procedures
- Patient Service and Interpersonal Skills
- CPR / First Aid (included)
- Job Search
- Clinical Placement
The Medical Office Administrator Diploma program is 42 weeks long and includes a 4-week off-site practicum.
Medical Office Administrator Program Funding Options
Developing work place skills is an investment in your future. Financial Assistance may be available to those who qualify. Call one of our career counsellors for more information.