Community College of Allegheny County (CCAC)

Community College of Allegheny County

Course Description


MDA-104 - Administrative Office Management (4 credits)
Prerequisite(s): COREQUISITES: ALH140 & MDA105
This course introduces the knowledge, behavior and skills used by the medical assistant in the medical office. Areas of concentration are basic clerical functions, appointment scheduling, organization of patients' medical records, data management, hardware and software use in medical offices, office equipment and supplies and time management. Additional topics include telephone techniques and International Classification of Diseases (ICD) and Current Procedural Technology (CPT) coding of health claims. Laboratory time is provided for skills competency. This course requires a per credit health career fee; check the tuition and fee schedule for the current rate.


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