Mar 26, 2019  
Middlesex Community College Academic Catalog 2018-19 
Middlesex Community College Academic Catalog 2018-19

AHP 104 - Medical Office Administration


Course Description: An introduction to medical office administration. Students will develop front office skills including health information management, correspondence and mail, medical transcription, medical insurance and coding, scheduling diagnostic procedures and surgeries, inventory management and payroll. The course emphasizes correct use of medical terminology in correspondence and reports. It also builds skills in decision making, problem solving and responsibility related to facilitating workflow in a medical office or other health care setting.

Note(s): N/A

Course Student Learning Outcomes:
  • Set up the appointment matrix for a group of physicians according to written guidelines, using an appointment book and an electronic scheduling function.
  • Schedule diagnostic testing using simulated patient and procedure information.
  • Complete charge slips for patients accurately, using a fee schedules, encounter forms, and record of procedures completed.
  • Prepare an itemized bank slip using simulated items to be deposited.


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