The Medical Office Assistant program is a one year program. Training for the program includes a medical assistant skills as well as clinical opportunities. The Medical Office Assistant program prepares students to go to work as healthcare professionals doctor's offices, medical clinics, hospitals, and specialty practices. The curriculum includes administrative and clinical competencies. Clinical experiences include a variety of general and specialty practices.
1745 Harriman Highway
Harriman, TN 37748
Perform administrative and certain clinical duties under the direction of a physician. Administrative duties may include scheduling appointments, maintaining medical records, billing, and coding information for insurance purposes. Clinical duties may include taking and recording vital signs and medical histories, preparing patients for examination, drawing blood, and administering medications as directed by physician.
Bright Outlook: Yes
Currently employed in the area: 14,110
Current job openings per year: 730