Associate of Applied Science (A.A.S.) Medical Office Administration

Teacher and students at presentation.

Adrianne Champagne
Instructor
Madison Monroe Educational Building, Office 207
(409) 984-6416
champagneam@lamarpa.edu

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The Medical Office Certificate program will prepare students in all aspects of working in the office, including integrated applications, desktop publishing, telephone and listening techniques, time management, records management, electronic records, human relations, oral and written business communications, calendar control, and the profession's ethical code. Computer skills include word processing, spreadsheets, database, presentation and telecommunication applications. 

AAS Medical Office Administration Recommended Program of Study
Course Title SCH
First Year
Fall Semester
ACNT 1303 Introduction to Accounting I 3
HITT 1305 Medical Terminology I 3
MDCA 1321 Administrative Procedures 3
POFI 1349/
ITSW 1304
Spreadsheets or
Introduction to Spreadsheets
3
POFM 1302 Medical Software Applications 3
POFT 1127 Introduction to Keyboarding 1
Spring Semester
HITT 1303 Medical Terminology II 3
HITT 1313 Coding & Insurance 3
ITSW 1301 Introduction to Word Processing 3
MDCA 1305 Medical Law and Ethics 2
POFT 1321 Business Math 3
POFT 2312/
ITSW 1310
Business Correspondence & Communication or
Introduction to Presentation Graphics Software
3
Second Year
Fall Semester
BIOL 2301 Anatomy & Physiology I (lec) 3
ENGL 1301 Composition I 3
POFM 1300 Basic Medical Coding 3
POFT 1313 Professional Workforce Preparation 3
SPCH 1315 Public Speaking 3
Spring Semester
XXXX x3xx Humanities/Fine Arts 3
POFM 2310 Intermediate Medical Coding 3
POFM 2386/
POFM 2333
Internship-Medical Administrative/Executive Assistant and Medical Secretary or
Medical Document Production
3
XXXX x3xx Social/Behavioral Science 3
Total 60