Mar 03, 2024  
College Catalog 2023-2024 
College Catalog 2023-2024

Medical Information Management Assistant Certificate

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This certificate program is designed to prepare students to work as professionals within a medical office environment. Students learn basic medical terminology, which is then applied using MediSoft patient accounting software, a patient accounting software package. It also prepares students in third-party billing and coding. All program requirements may be applied to the Associate in Science Degree: Office and Information Management Program.  

* Milestone Courses should be taken in the order shown. This will help you stay on track and graduate on time.

Total Credits: 15

Total Credits: 12

Semester 2 Advising Note

  • Apply for graduation.

Upon Completion of This Certificate Graduates Will Be Able To:

  • Demonstrate proficiency in computer operations and software applications unique to a medical setting.
  • Demonstrate proficiency in understanding and using medical terminology.
  • Use the complete range of Microsoft applications effectively and efficiently.
  • Have demonstrated proficiency in medical office operations and communication media. 

Career Outlook

Graduates of the program qualify for job opportunities in physicians’ and dentists’ offices, clinics, HMOs, community health agencies, long-term care facilities, and hospitals. They also qualify for jobs within large corporations that provide on-site health services, engage in medical research, or produce medical products. Graduates will qualify for entry-level positions such as medical receptionists, medical records management specialists, patient service representatives, and medical administrative assistants. Students also may qualify for at-home opportunities as medical transcriptionists.

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