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2016-2017 Catalog


Code: F_CER_MOTS

Campus: Boulder County Campus

Medical Administrative Assisting

This certificate is designed to prepare individuals to work in an administrative/secretarial role in a health care facility. Skills are developed in computer applications, written communication, medical office procedures, financial management, insurance billing, International Classification of Diseases - 9th (ICD-9) and 10th (ICD-10) Edition, and Physicians Current Procedural Terminology (CPT) coding, and transcribing medical reports. In addition, students learn basic human anatomy, physiology and disease conditions.

Requirements

Required Courses

Course NumberTitleCredits
CIS 118Introduction to PC Applications

3

HPR 106Law and Ethics for Health Professions

2

HPR 137Human Diseases

4

MOT 110Medical Office Administration

4

MOT 120Medical Office Financial Management

3

MOT 130Insurance, Billing and Coding

3

MOT 132Medical Transcription I

4

MOT 136Introduction to Clinical Skills

2

MOT 181Administrative Internship

2

MOT 289Capstone

1

Medical Terminology Electives

Select 2 credits from the following options:

Course NumberTitleCredits
HPR 208Medical Record Terminology

2

or

HPR 178Medical Terminology

1

and

HPR 285Independent Case Study

1

Total Credit Hours:30

General Education Requirements

English
Course NumberTitleCredits
ENG 121English Composition I

3

or

ENG 122English Composition II

3

Total Credit Hours:3
Psychology

Select one course (3 credits) from below:

Course NumberTitleCredits
PSY 101General Psychology I

3

PSY 235Human Growth and Development

3

Total Credit Hours:3
Anatomy and Physiology
Course NumberTitleCredits
BIO 106Basic Anatomy and Physiology

4

or

BIO 201Human Anatomy and Physiology I with Lab

4

and

BIO 202Human Anatomy and Physiology II with Lab

4

Total Credit Hours:4
Required General Education Courses
Total Credit Hours:10

Total Credit Hours: 40

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