Medical Administrative Assistant CMAA Certification
Students will expand their knowledge on medical office procedures, policies to include records management, HIPPA, OSHA and an Introduction into medical billing and insurance. Upon completion student will be able to perform the duties of a Front Office Receptionist/Medical Assistant, create medical files, document insurance and medical related forms, and understand importance of OSHA and HIPPA compliance and schedule appointments and other duties of medical front office personnel.
The Medical Administrative Assistant is a versatile professional.
The duties that medical assistants perform vary not only from office to office but even within the same office.
Medical assistants perform routine duties within the offices of many types of health professionals including physicians, chiropractors, podiatrists, and others.
- Becoming a successful student
- The healthcare industry
- The medical assisting profession
- Professional behavior in the workplace
- Interpersonal skills and human behavior
- Medicine and ethics
- Medicine and law
- Computer concepts
- Telephone techniques
- Scheduling appointments
- Patient reception and processing
- Office environment and daily operations