Coastal Pines Technical College

Coastal Pines Technical College 2016-2017 Catalog and Student Handbook

BUSN 2340 Medical Administrative Procedures(4)

Emphasizes essential skills required for the medical office. Introduces the knowledge and skills of procedures for billing purposes. Introduces the basic concept of medical administrative assisting and its relationship to the other health fields. Emphasizes medical regulations and ethics, and the medical administrative assistant’s role as an agent of the physician. Provides the student with knowledge and the essentials of professional behavior. Topics include: Introduction to medical administrative assisting procedures, medical regulations ethics, medical records management, scheduling appointments, health insurance, billing/collection, work area management, resource utilization, and office equipment.

Prerequisites: BUSN 2300 or ALHS 1090 and BUSN 2310 or ALHS 1010 or ALHS 1011, COMP 1000, BUSN 1440