Futures Canadian College of Business, Health & Technology

Medical Office Administration

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Program Information

School:Futures Canadian College of Business, Health & Technology
Degree:Diploma; Online
Field of Study:Medical Administrative/Executive Assistant and Medical Secretary
Description:

As the population continues to age, the healthcare industry is facing a growing shortage of well-trained personnel. Throughout the North American healthcare industry, there is a need to increase the size and skill of the workforce.



Medical administrative assistants perform a variety of administrative duties in doctor's offices, hospitals, wellness clinics and other medical settings. The medical office is a diverse environment that requires essential skills in the daily office administration including scheduling appointments, patient reception and processing, record management, accounting, healthcare billing, reports and requisitioning, medical transcription and medical office terminology as well as key interpersonal communication skills when working with patients and team members.

URL:Medical Office Administration at Futures Canadian College of Business, Health & Technology
Length:50 Week(s)
Careers:Medical Secretaries

Admission Requirements

Prerequisites:*

These courses are intended as guidelines. Speak to your guidance counsellor to see what courses are offered at your school.

    Grade 12 (Ontario Secondary School Diploma)

    OR

    Equivalency (foreign credentials must be translated into English and compared for Grade 12 equivalency by a recognized organization)

    OR

    Mature student with a score of 11 or more on FCC’s English Exam

    AND

    Medical Certificate (Immunization Form)

    Signed Disclaimer for Students in Program Leading To Work with Vulnerable Sectors

    Canada wide Police Clearance of Criminal Record including Vulnerable Sector (within 30 days of starting school)

    * We make every attempt to provide accurate information on prerequisites, programs, and tuition. However, this information is subject to change without notice and we highly recommend that you contact the school to confirm important information before applying.

    Modified on September 23, 2021