MA200 - Medical Office Administration - 20:25:0 (2.00)

Course Description

This course familiarizes the student with the administrative functions and basic finances found in the medical office. Topics include such clerical functions as mail processing, telephone techniques, scheduling appointments, medical records, and filing systems pertinent to effective and efficient office administration. Understanding office policies and procedures as well as equipment, maintenance and supply inventory will also be reviewed. The course concludes with an overview of basic finances relevant to the medical practice. Additional items to be discussed and demonstrated are: billing, collections, and credit; payroll, accounts payable, and banking procedures.