Administrative Medical Office Specialist

Program Information

This 600-hour program prepares the students with the skills needed to be competent with the technical concepts of medical billing and coding required to coordinate administrative office functions in the medical office, clinic, nursing home, and hospital setting.

Jeanie Haapalainen

Start Dates:
November 13, 2017
Daytime Classes: Monday - Friday
9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.

Course Cost: $6,449
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Skills You'll Learn in This Program 

  • Office Management
  • Electronic Health Records
  • Computer Skills including Word Processing
  • Medical Records Management
  • Scheduling Patients
  • Medical Terminology/Anatomy
  • Insurance Processing/Medical Billing and Coding
  • Understanding Diagnostic Procedures
  • 80 Externship Hours


Program Certification 

  • All participants will sit for the National Healthcareer Association’s Certified Billing & Coding Specialist (CBCS) and Certified Electronic Health Records Specialist (CEHRS)
  • Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS) Excel 2016 portion
  • Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR)

Gainful Employment Disclosure

School Year 2017
Based on COE Standards

Students:  4
Completion:  100%
Placement  75%
Licensure:  n/a


Admission Requirements 

  • Individuals must have obtained a high school diploma, equivalency, or GED® before enrolling
  • Individuals must NOT have any previous or pending disqualifying offenses
  • Good reading comprehension

Prospective students wanting to increase reading, math, or retention levels before the program begins may contact the Adult Basic and Literacy Education (now known as Aspire) Coordinator in the ACWHCC Adult Education Office for information about this free training.