Medical Office Assistant Certificate
Help people as part of a medical team.
Healthcare is one of the fastest growing industries in the country and qualified professionals are needed to help medical offices run smoothly. EBI’s Medical Office Assistant program emphasizes the technical aspects of working in a modern medical office.
Keeping a busy medical practice running smoothly requires organizational skills and attention to detail. With the right combination of skills and desire, you can have a rewarding career in the healthcare industry.
Medical Office Assistant Program
Medical office assistant courses
The program can help you develop the practical and decision-making skills you’ll need to succeed as an administrative professional. In addition to core business courses (computer software and English), you’ll also take Medical Terminology, Anatomy & Physiology, Medical Billing, Electronic Medical Records and Medical Office Procedures.
What medical office assistants do
Medical office assistants play an important role in health care services, performing administrative and clinical tasks to keep private medical practices, clinics, hospitals, and public health departments running efficiently. In small practices, they handle general responsibilities; in larger offices, they may specialize in a particular area under the supervision of department administrators.
Develop the skills you’ll need to work in a medical office
Working as a medical assistant requires attention to detail, organizational and decision-making skills, as well as written and oral communication skills. The courses will help you hone these talents while teaching you the business basics you’ll need.
Career outlook for medical office assistants
According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, Occupational Outlook Handbook, 2016-17 Edition, employment of medical office administrative assistants and medical secretaries is expected to grow by 21%, much faster than the average for all other occupations through 2026.
Earn your certificate in as little as 8 months
The Medical Office Assistant training program at EBI is designed to prepare you for a career in the growing health care industry. Upon successful completion of this program, you’ll receive a certificate and be prepared for a new career.
Learn more about the Medical Office Assistant program.
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