The Medical Front Office Specialist is a fast track non-credit certificate program designed to prepare individuals to carry out the multiple tasks involved in providing Medical Office support for a physicians practice. In a medical front office position, one may be called on to transcribe orders, verify insurance benefits, patient billing or schedule appointments among other duties.
In order to prepare for this role and obtain national certification the program consist of five courses. To bypass a course within the program a college transcript or certification credentials must be submitted to Health Industry Solutions office identifying the course was successfully completed.
This curriculum has been approved by the National Healthcareer Association (NHA) as adequate preparation for the Certified Medical Administrative Assistant (CMAA) exam offered upon completion of the Medical Front Office Specialist program.
Courses must be taken in this order:
- Medical Terminology
- Essentials of Electronic Health Records
- Fundamentals of Billing Reimbursement
- Medical Front Office Specialist Fundamentals
Medical Front Office Specialist Courses Include: