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  • Medical Office Support Certificate (MOS)
    Program Description

    Career, Certificate (C1)

    The Medical Office Support Certificate is a short-term training program for the student interested in working in a medical setting such as a hospital records room, physician's office, clinic, medical laboratory or allied health organization. The program emphasizes a strong medical vocabulary and solid communication skills. It also provides training in computerized keyboarding, word processing, and transcription as well as third-party billing and medical office procedures.

    Courses in this certificate are transferable to the Medical Administrative Assistant degree program.

    Simultaneous awarding of Certificate and Degree policy: Certificates whose coursework is embedded in an Associate's degree program will not be awarded simultaneously in the same term as the degree is awarded; i.e. Medical Administrative Assistant(MAD) and Medical Office Support Certificate(MOS).

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