Online Medical Office Administration Classes
East Ohio College medical office administration students train for careers in the expanding healthcare industry. This increase in availability is caused by an aging population, technological advancements, and policies mandating Americans to secure adequate healthcare coverage.
Healthcare is a vast field that requires hands-on patient care and care in the form of customer service. The operations that the customer service-oriented individuals manage include but are not limited to administrative tasks, government regulations, and insurance demands. These tasks present career opportunities for East Ohio College online medical office administration students.
The administrative skills East Ohio College online medical office students will acquire patient management, billing, electronic health records, and basic billing and coding. These skills help keep medical facilities and clinics running smoothly.
East Ohio College online Medical Office Administration program students can earn an associate degree in two years or less by training in our structured academic environment while simultaneously preparing for professional National Healthcareer Association (NHA) medical certifications*.
*Certification is contingent upon passing the corresponding certification exam.
“The instructors are wonderful, and they truly care about the students; they root for you, take the time to explain things, they even pick you up and dust you off if you fall down.”
– Leslee Camerlin, East Ohio Student
Be A Part Of Something Special
Stay home and go to college while balancing family, work, and school. East Ohio College is a student-first academic experience where your goals are achieved through the following services and online campus features:
- Small School Atmosphere
- 24/7 Tech Support
- Mobile Access to Classes
- Interactive Medical Office Labs
- Medical Externships
- Career Services
- Institutional Grants*
- Financial Aid**
East Ohio College helps students balance family, work, and college by supporting them with personalized academic advising, caring and engaging faculty, career services, and other personal resources. Discuss your future in healthcare by calling East Ohio College at 330-385-1070 or get started online today!
*For those who qualify. See catalog for detailed eligibility requirements.
**For those who qualify
What You’ll Learn In Our Online Medical Office Administration Program
East Ohio College’s online medical billing and office administration classes prepare you for front desk operations and office procedures, facilitating the smooth functioning and proper delivery of healthcare services in hospitals, doctor’s offices, and clinics. Skills you develop include, but are not limited to:
- Basic Coding
- Medical Billing
- Understand Medical Terminology
- Transcribe Healthcare Content
- Medical Software and Systems
- Patient Appointments and Procedures
- Manage Medical Records
- Patient Privacy
Externships and Certifications
East Ohio College’s online medical office and billing courses allow students to experience an accelerated program with skill development and student services structured to help them reach the goal of beginning a professional healthcare career.
The East Ohio College online medical office curriculum is designed so students can sit for a National Healthcareer Association (NHA) professional medical office-related certification. Certifications illustrate to potential employers your skills and abilities to achieve success and satisfactory job performance. The certification our students are qualified to sit for is the:
One of your final steps for East Ohio College students is to participate in an externship during their last semester. This real-world experience allows students to apply the knowledge and skills they acquired in the classroom to actual work situations. Upon completion of the externship, you will work with the career management team to begin looking for employment.
*Certification is contingent on passing the corresponding certification exam. Required/ Included in Tuition/Fees.
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