Medical Administrative Assistant Career Diploma Program
Learn the skills you need for a career as a Medical Administrative Assistant – at home, at your own pace.
As a Medical Administrative Assistant, you’ll need to know medical terminology, managing and updating patient records, and office procedures. The Penn Foster College program can help you learn these skills and many more affordably, quickly and conveniently.
Your courses include: Law, Ethics, and Confidentiality in Allied Health, Electronic Medical Records, Basic Pharmacology, Medical Terminology, and more.
Why take a Medical Administrative Assistant training course? With the right credentials and experience, you can work for a hospital in admissions or assist administrators; work for insurance companies processing claims and verifying billing; work for Public Health Organizations for federal, state, or local government.
According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, demand for Medical Secretaries will rise 10% through 2029.1 Medical Administrative Assistants enjoy exciting, varied assignments, steady work schedules, respect and prestige. Whether you work for a clinic or doctor’s office, as a Medical Administrative Assistant you’ll have a career you can be proud of!
As a leader in online education, Penn Foster College helps students take the first steps toward a new career with degree and diploma programs. Our online programs are nationally accredited, flexible, and affordable. You will get the quality you deserve with our faculty of instructors and industry experts, support from our active student community, and career services you can start using as soon as you enroll.
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¹ Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Department of Labor, Occupational Outlook Handbook, Secretaries and Administrative Assistants, at https://www.bls.gov/ooh/office-and-administrative-support/secretaries-and-administrative-assistants.htm