MEDA 131 Medical Office Procedures

Students in Medical Office Procedures will study medical law and ethics, communication, human relations, telephone procedures, scheduling appointments, and medical records management. The course also includes the study of coding and billing professional fees and credit, collection, financial records, and health insurance.

Credits

5 Credits

Prerequisite

Must be majoring in the Medical Assistant Program

MEDA 131Medical Office Procedures

Please note: This is not a course syllabus. A course syllabus is unique to a particular section of a course by instructor. This curriculum guide provides general information about a course.

I. General Information

Department

II. Course Specification

Credit Hours Narrative

5 Credits

Semester Contact Hours Lecture

75

Semester Contact Hours Lab

0

Semester Contact Hours Clinical

0

Prerequisite Narrative

Must be majoring in the Medical Assistant Program

III. Catalog Course Description

Students in Medical Office Procedures will study medical law and ethics, communication, human relations, telephone procedures, scheduling appointments, and medical records management. The course also includes the study of coding and billing professional fees and credit, collection, financial records, and health insurance.

IV. Student Learning Outcomes

Upon completion of this course, a student will be able to:

V. Topical Outline (Course Content)

VI. Delivery Methodologies