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Medical Office Assistant

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Would you like to know more about the role of medical assistants? Are you interested in what medical assistant duties entail? This medical office assistant distance learning course can give you a thorough introduction about medical assistant duties and help you take the first step toward a new career as one of several types of medical assistants.

Also known as a medical administrative assistant or medical assistants, a medical office assistant performs a wide range of duties that are imperative to the smooth operation of a variety of medical offices. Medical assistant duties can include updating patient files, filling out insurance forms, coordinating laboratory services, answering phones, ordering and maintaining medical supplies and equipment, and more. You might also receive on-the-job medical office technology training. As the healthcare industry continues to expand, so does the need for medical assistants. Many doctor's offices have come to rely on the work of a medical administrative assistant who performs a number of important medical assistant duties.


We provide practical and useful information about medical assistants, which could help you take the first step toward earning an attractive medical office assistant salary.

We offer a thorough introduction to what medical assistant duties can entail, including topics such as:

  • Medical Terminology
  • Legal documents and HIPAA
  • Appointments and reports
  • Records Management
  • Types of medical records
  • Diagnostic tests and procedures
  • Medical assistant duties
  • Finding employment as a medical assistant


course quick facts
course code PRO1285
cost $1645.00
estimated time to
complete course
240 Hours
course materials
365 Months