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Career Area: Business, Management and Administration
Technical Diploma
Program Number: 31-160-2
Approximately 1 Year to Complete
This is based on full-time enrollment. Actual time to completion may vary based on the availability of courses a college offers and the number of credits the student takes in any given time period.
Credit Program
Most credit programs are eligible for financial aid, while most non-credit certificates provide valuable work-related skills on a short timeline. Check with the college offering the program to determine if it is eligible for financial aid.
Average Annual Tuition: $4303.5
This is based on one year of full-time enrollment for in-state students. WTCS tuition is set by the Wisconsin Technical College System Board in March for the following year. It does not include books, materials or program/college-related fees.
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Medical Office Assistant Careers

Recent Wisconsin job postings for this degree:

Medical Office Assistant
Records Manager
Medical Office Manager

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Medical Office Assistant Programs

As a medical office assistant, you will work on the business side of heath care. Responsibilities include scheduling, filing, patient registration, creating business documents, answering calls, and greeting patients. Strong organizational skills, adherence to confidentiality standards, and an interest in customer service are key skills for medical office assistants. Some possible career options include customer service specialist, medical scheduler, medical receptions, or medical records clerk.
The Medical Office Assistant program will prepare students to function as a medical office assistant in various health organizations. Students will gain knowledge and experience in medical law and ethics, business communication development, managing medical office procedures, electronic medical records, records management, medical language, medical and general office technologies, and anatomy and physiology.

Medical Office Assistant Part of a Career Pathway Program Transfers Offered completely online Shared Program
Fox Valley Medical Office Assistant at Fox Valley