Medical Office Specialist

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Start a new career in less than seven months.

Are you comfortable working with electronic equipment, computers and other forms of technology? Do you enjoy detail oriented tasks? Medical Office Specialists enjoy the rewarding aspects of working in the health care industry but in an office atmosphere.

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Medical Office Specialist

The medical office specialist may answer telephones, greet patients, update and file patient medical records, fill out insurance forms, handle correspondence and schedule appointments. The MOS works in physician offices, hospitals, nursing homes, insurance companies and medical manufacturers. This blended course requires all students to have Internet access outside of the college as training includes online course work every week to be conducted outside the hours spent in the classroom. Certification: Students who successfully complete the classroom training program are eligible to sit for the Certified Medical Administrative Specialist (CMAS) National Certification given by the American Medical Technologists (AMT). Program is generally offered in July and January.


NOTE: If you click on "VIEW COURSE DETAILS" and do not see the class listed, then the course is not currently being offered or it has already reached its capacity and no more seats are available. You can call the registration office at 843.574.6152 and ask to be put on a waiting list.

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