Health Occupations Center

Medical Office Pathway...

Three Classes Away To Building Your Resume To Work In A Medical Front Office Position!   

MOP

 

Step 1:  Medical Terminology

Course Description:

Learn to communicate effectively in the workplace as you prepare for a career in healthcare.  Understanding the meaning of interchangeable words and medical terms used in different contexts in medical services and procedures makes the language of medicine easy to master for use in the office for medical transcription, billing, and coding.  Class provides instruction in basic medical terminology with an emphasis on body systems.

 

Prerequisite:  

A passing score on the HOC Math/English Assessment test.  No High School Diploma or equivalent required for this class.

 

Registration Costs: 

$100.00

 

Additional Fees:  (Other prerequisite costs may vary)

Item

Approximate Cost

Due Date

Book # 1

$122.00

First day of class

 

Schedule:

Start Date

End Date

Days of the Week

Times

August 14, 2018

December 13, 2018

Tuesdays and Thursdays

6:00 pm – 9:00 pm

 

Instructor:

B. Downing

 

How to get started?

Check our website or contact the Health Occupations Center office on Friday, July 13, 2018 for possible second chance orientation information. 

 

Refund policy for this class:

There is a $25.00 charge for all refunds prior to 48 hours of the start of this class.  No refunds after that time.

 

 

 

 

Step 2:  Administrative Medical Assistant

Course Description:

The Administrative Medical Assistant set the tone in any healthcare facility.  Learn the skills needed to keep a medical office running smoothly.  This class covers front office procedures, communication, medical insurance, and CPT coding overview for insurance processing.

 

Prerequisite:  

A passing score on the HOC Math/English Assessment test.  Completion of Medical Terminology, step 1 of the Medical Office Pathway.  No high school diploma or equivalent required for this class.

 

Registration Costs: 

$100.00

 

Additional Fees:  (Other prerequisite costs may vary)

Item

Approximate Cost

Due Date

Book

$79.00

First day of class

Book

$36.00

First day of class

Digital Sim Chart

$108.00

First day of class

 

Schedule:

Start date

End date

Days of the week

Times

August 13, 2018

December 19, 2018

Mondays and Wednesdays

6:00 pm – 9:00 pm

 

Instructor:

N. Shukur

 

How to get started?

Check our website or contact the Health Occupations Center office on Friday, July 13, 2018 for possible second chance orientation information. 

 

Refund policy for this class:

Refunds for this class are permitted only until the 2nd class meeting.  A $25.00 administrative processing fee will be charged for withdrawal/refund of a class.

 

 

 

 

 

Step 3:  Medical Billing and Coding

Course Description:

This course provides entry-level skills.  Instruction will cover the following areas:  basic diagnostic coding (ICD-10-CM), procedural (CPT) coding, and HCPCS level II coding.  Jobs in the filed include medical insurance biller, medical insurance clerk, front office medical assistant, and accountant or information clerk.

 

Prerequisite:  

A passing score on the HOC Math/English Assessment test and successful completion of Medical Terminology and Administrative Medical Assistant.

 

Registration Costs: 

$100.00

 

Additional Fees:  (Other prerequisite costs may vary)

Item

Approximate Cost

Due Date

Book # 1

$108.00

First day of class

 

Schedule:

Start date

End date

Days of the week

Times

August 14, 2018

December 13, 2018

Tuesdays and Thursdays

6:00 pm – 9:00 pm

 

Instructor:

T. Wilson

 

How to get started?

Check our website or contact the Health Occupations Center office on Friday, July 13, 2018 for possible second chance orientation information. 

 

Refund policy for this class:

Refunds for this class are permitted only until the 2nd class meeting.  A $25.00 administrative processing fee will be charged for withdrawal/refund of a class.