Medical Administrative Assistant
Online Certificate Program

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Become the Pro the Entire Practice Relies On

With this certificate program, you can prepare to become a medical administrative assistant, and master skills critical to office administration in a medical facility or other healthcare environment. The entire program is 18 credit hours, which can be completed in less than a year. You’ll learn important medical office functions, medical coding, insurance procedures, electronic records management and financial practices.

Expect More from UA Grantham

More affordability: UA Grantham has one of the lowest tuition rates in the U.S.1.

More start dates: Most courses in this program start monthly. It's easy to get started whenever you're ready.

More credibility: UA Grantham is accredited by the Distance Education Accreditation Commission (DEAC), which is listed by the U.S. Department of Education as a recognized accrediting agency and recognized by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation (CHEA).

Build a Foundation for the Future

Your medical administrative assistant training provides a solid foundation in basic medical office functions, financial procedures and risk management for back offices.

Program Outcomes

  • Illustrate the role and function of different types of healthcare facilities and environments
  • Utilize medical terms and abbreviations that are commonly used in health information management systems
  • Articulate understanding of local, state and federal regulations, including OSHA standards and HIPAA’s rules for protected health information and ethical practices
  • Apply diagnosis coding skills for records management

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