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Learning Pathways: Medical Support and Administration

Practices and Compliance
 

Option #1: DOE- NATHA003 Certified Medical Administrative Assistant (CMAA)

Program Description:

This series of classes is a comprehensive learning package focused on front-office medical assisting, featuring step-by-step procedures for job skills and the development of critical thinking through real-life scenarios. This program includes in-depth coverage of essential administrative competencies including professional and career responsibilities, interpersonal communications, records management, written communications, financial administration, and managing the office.

Employment Outlook:

The growth of the aging baby-boom population will continue to spur demand for preventive medical services, which are often provide by physicians. As their prectices expand, physicians will hire more assistants to perform routine administrative and clinical duties, allowing the physicians to see more patients. Assistants will likely continue to be used in place of more expensive workers, such as nurses to reduce cost.

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Source: US Department of Labor, Occupational Outlook Handbook

Pre-requisite(s): None

Certified Medical Administrative Assistant (CMAA)

  • Medical Administrative Responsibilities
  • Basic Healthcare Worker
  • Medical Service: Reception Responsibilities
  • Medical Processes Management
  • Documentation and Appointment
  • Medical Office Management
  • Arranging for admission for hospital/laboratory
  • Managing supplies
  • Medical Record Keeping
  • Accounts Payable & Receivables
  • Banking and Bookkeeping
  • Legal and Ethical Responsibilities
  • Safety and infection control
  • HIPPA Compliance and regulations
  • Preparing patients for examination
  • Arranging equipment and instruments before exam

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Option #2: DOE: NATHA002 – Certified EKG Technician (CET)
Program Description:

(EKG) Technicians are responsible for performing electrocardiogram tests in order to monitor and record electrical impulses transmitted by the heart. This program will prepare you to become an (EKG) Technician and to take the ASPT – Electrocardiograph (EKG) Technician exam and other National Certification Exams. This course will include important practice and background information on anatomy and physiology of the heart, medical disease processes, medical terminology, medical ethics, and legal aspects of patient contact, electrocardiography, and stress testing.

Employment Outlook:

The growth of the aging baby-boom population will continue to spur demand for preventive medical services, which are often provide by physicians. As their prectices expand, physicians will hire more assistants to perform routine administrative and clinical duties, allowing the physicians to see more patients. Assistants will likely continue to be used in place of more expensive workers, such as nurses to reduce cost.

Source: US Department of Labor, Occupational Outlook Handbook

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Pre-requisite(s): None

  • EKG Technical Roles and Functions
  • Medical Terminology
  • Caring for Patients
  • Anatomy of the body
  • Analysing wave forms
  • Analysing heart rhythms
  • Troubleshooting issues
  • Lead placement and use
  • Echocardiography
  • Hands on use of (EKG) equipment

Option #3: DOE: NAHUC001 – Certified Health Unit Coordinator (CHUC)

Program Description:

This series of classes is an introduction into the terms and concepts needed for the Health Unit Coordinator Role. The program explains the health unit coordinating profession and its responsibilities. Some key skills like effectively transcribing the physician’s orders and coordinating the non-clinical tasks are also covered.

Pre-requisite(s): EKG Technician Program

  • Orientation Hospitals/Medical Coordination
  • Medical and Healthcare Processing
  • Health Unit Coordination & Responsibilities
  • Monitor Technician Requirements
  • Medical Charts and Records
  • HIPPA Compliance and Ethics
  • Transcription and Monitoring
  • Unit Responsibilities: Reports
  • Unit Responsibilities: Record Keeping

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