Medical Office Specialist
Medical Office Specialists make multi-tasking and organizational skills look like an art form. In a nutshell, they keep a medical office running smoothly and is the perfect career for someone who enjoys working with people and adapts to change easily.
ATA offers college courses to train you for a successful career as a Medical Office Specialist. In addition to the basic coursework for Medical Office Specialists, ATA also provides 120 hours of hands-on experience in a clinical setting during your externship.
ATA’s Medical Office Specialist program is a 10-month program that consists of 56 credit hours. Upon successful completion of this program, you will be awarded a Diploma in Medical Office Assisting.
- ANA 101 Anatomy & Physiology (4 credits)
- COD 140 Basic ICD-9-CM Coding (4 credits)
- BUS 113 Records Management (4 credits)
- Physicians’ offices
- Outpatient care centers
- Assisted living centers
- Chiropractor offices
- Immediate/urgent care centers
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