Medical Office Receptionist Certificate

Program Name: 
Medical Office Receptionist Certificate

Medical office receptionists perform secretarial duties using specific knowledge of medical terminology and hospital, clinic, or laboratory procedures.

Principle responsibilities include the following:

  • Answer telephone and direct calls to appropriate staff.
  • Schedule and confirm patient diagnostic appointments, surgeries, or medical consultations.
  • Operate office equipment, such as voice mail messaging systems, and use word processing, spreadsheet, or other software to prepare reports, invoices, financial statements, letters, case histories, or medical records.
  • Maintain medical charts, reports, or correspondence.
  • Greet visitors.
  • Collect, sort, distribute, or prepare mail, messages, or courier deliveries.
Prerequisites: 
No
Credit: 
This is a credit certificate
Offered at this College: 
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  • Program transfers from this college to other institutions.* Click icon for college transfer info.
  • Program can be completed entirely online at this college.
*It is strongly recommended you secure the agreement with the institution you intend to transfer to.