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Medical Office Assistant

Training Program

Credential(s) Offered

Industry certification

Method of Delivery

Hybrid or blended

When offered

Daytime Hours, Evening Hours

Instructional Program (CIP)

Medical Office Assistant/Specialist. 510710

Description

Prepares students to work as a medical front office assistant. Perform administrative and certain clinical duties under the direction of physician. Administrative duties may include scheduling appointments, maintaining medical records, billing, and coding for insurance purposes. Clinical duties may include taking and recording vital signs and medical histories, preparing patients for examination, drawing blood, and administering medications as directed by physician. Student must demonstrate basic computer skills.


Minimum 10th grade level equivalent in reading required; Accuplacer placement test. GED or high school diploma highly recommended. 18 years of age

Details

Program Length (Weeks)

19

Hours

151

Entrance Requirements

None

School

Delaware Technical Community College- Owens - Non Credit

WIOA Approved Program

Yes

Curriculum Competency Based

Yes, Delaware Tech

Training Location(s)

Delaware Tech - Owens Campus, Georgetown, Delaware

Local WIB

1 - Statewide

Name of Credential

CMAA NHA Exam

Type of financial aid offered or have access to

WIOA; Internal Scholarship; SEED+

Refund Policy

Is the proposed curriculum currently certified by an accrediting agency or similar national standardization program?

Yes - National Healthcareer Association

Is this proposed curriculum considered a nontraditional program of training services for women?

No

Is this proposed curriculum considered a nontraditional program of training services for men?

No

Cost Items

Books (Estimated)

$117.00 1 textbook

Testing/Exam Fees

$155.00 NHA Exam

In-State/District Tuition

$1,257.00

Other Fees

$70.00 CPR

Out-of-State/District Tuition

$1,257.00

Supplies/Materials/Hand Tools (not included in tuition)

$200.00 50-Background/50-Drug/100-Supplies (In-class medical supplies for hands-on activities to complete skills training (gauze pads, gloves, gowns)

Total In-State Program Cost

$1,799.00

Total Out-of-State Program Cost

$1,799.00

Demand Occupation(s)

31-9092.00Medical Assistants
$0.00 per hour
Required Certification: Certified Medical Administrative Assistant

Provider Status

Approved

Address

21179 College Drive, Georgetown, Delaware 19947

Phone Number

(302) 259-6364

Fax Number

(302) 259-6754

Web Address

http://go.dtcc.edu/workforcedevelopment

Last Updated

Jun 17, 2022

Created

Jul 06, 2017

Renewal

Jul 01, 2020