Class Schedule

AH140: Medical Office Procedures I

AH140: Medical Office Procedures I - 4 Hours

Prerequisite: 1 of MAT001, MAT038, MAT101, MAT110, MAT130, MAT135, MAT138, MAT140, MAT145, MAT150, MAT158, MAT160, MAT161, MAT170

The student studies the administrative and clerical aspects of a medical office. The course includes the principles and applications of medical and financial records management, lawful practice, avoidance of negligence suits, ethical issues, and the role of the allied health professional in the front office. The student will develop skills and meet competencies in reception techniques, clerical duties, filing procedures, preparation of a medical record, written communication, and operations related to accounts receivable and payable.