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Medical Office Assistant

Medical Office Assistant

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Admission Requirements

Standard Admission

Students must meet ONE of the following criteria:

  • 1. Alberta High School Diploma, verified by transcript, or non-Alberta equivalent.
  • OR

  • 2. General Equivalency Diploma (G.E.D.).

Mature Admission

Students must meet ALL of the following criteria:

  • Out of school for two years.
  • Successful result on the Academy of Learning Career College entrance evaluation.
  • Thirty credits towards an Alberta High School Diploma, verified by transcript, with 50% or better in a Grade 10 English and a Grade 10 Mathematics, or non — Alberta equivalent.
  • OR

  • Out of school for two years.
  • Successful result on the Academy of Learning Career College entrance evaluation.
  • Successfully complete the CAST Level 3 with Alberta Grade 12 equivalency.

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Program Highlights

This program provides students with the base knowledge, skills, and work experience to become permanently employable in a wide range of medical settings. Skill development is delivered in three areas:

  • Comprehensive medical administrative knowledge which includes medical terminology, anatomy and physiology, pharmacology, hospital & medical office administrative, clinical procedures, and specialty Unit Clerk/Ward Clerk training prepares the student with additional training in running hospital and outpatient wards.
  • Full-range of computer and office skills, including current software applications, keyboarding skills, general office management, and accounting, personal and professional development, customer service.
  • On-site work experience through participation in a 1 month clinical externship at an approved healthcare training facility.
  • Program Type: Diploma
  • Completion: Less than 1 year
  • Skills: Anatomy and Physiology, Basic Bookkeeping, CPR, Clinical Placement, Clinical Procedure, Medical Office Procedure, Keyboarding, MS Office, Psychology, Sociology, Windows OS
  • Program Category:Healthcare
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