Take the first step to a rewarding career. Drury GO’s Professional Enrichment Programs are non-degree programs designed to provide you with practical training to gain employment in a variety of fields. Although these programs do not grant academic credit, they may qualify you to sit for credentialing exams in your chosen field.
The Medical Administrative Assistant program prepares you for an administrative role in a doctor’s office, clinic, outpatient setting or hospital. Medical administrative assistants, medical secretaries and medical records clerks are all positions with high demand. Employment of medical assistants is expected to grow 29% by 2026.
This 50-hour program prepares students to function effectively in many of the administrative and clerical positions in the health care industry. It provides students a well-rounded introduction to medical administration that delivers the skills students require to obtain an administrative medical assistant position or advance within their current health care career.
This course covers the following key areas and topics:
Medical administrative assistants should have or be pursuing a high school diploma or GED