Program Description

This certificate is designed as an extension of the Administrative Professional Associate Degree program, or Office Assistant or Medical Office Specialist Technical Diploma by giving the learner the medical knowledge and skills to perform healthcare documentation tasks to include transcribing and editing medical reports dictated or handwritten by a medical provider.

Financial Aid

Not Available

Available

100% Online

Availability

Courses for this program may be available at a variety of campus locations through multiple modes of delivery if you meet the admission requirements and prerequisites.

100%
at Wausau
100%
at Antigo
100%
at Medford
100%
at Phillips
100%
at Spencer
100%
at Wittenberg
100%
at Online

* Campus and online availability of courses and programs may be subject to change.

Outcomes

Graduates will be able to…

  • Maintain confidentiality of patient and institution records
  • Proofread and edit medical and business documents
  • Produce quality medical and business documents

Courses

The Medical Office Documentation Specialist Certificate is a 15 Credit program. The following is a typical semester breakdown of the courses within the program.

First Term

EXCEL 2016 LEVEL 1 1.00
WORD 2016 LEVEL 1 1.00
MICROSOFT OUTLOOK 1.00
COMPUTER KEYBOARDING 1.00
HEALTHCARE DOCUMENTATION 3.00
MEDICAL TERMINOLOGY 3.00
PHARM FOR ALLIED HEALTH 2.00
BODY, STRUCTURE & FUNCTION 3.00

Credit for Prior Learning Available

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Admissions Process

Our application process takes just a few minutes to complete, but we want to make sure you have the things you’ll need on hand to complete the application. We’re here to help if you have any questions while submitting your application.

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What’s Next?

We’ll review your application and let you know if we need anything else. If you’re all set, your acceptance letter will be mailed to you.