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MOA 150 Medical Office Procedures

Effective date: January 2017

This course introduces the student to the typical, daily, clinical and administrative duties of a Medical Office Assistant working in the health care profession. This course prepares students for field work and the required job shadow in a health care facility. 

Note: A clear Camosun Criminal Record Check (CRC) is required to go out on the work placement.

Course offerings vary by term; search Camlink for scheduled sections

Credits
3
Format
4 lecture hours per week and 12 job shadow hours total
Related programs
Medical Office Assistant
Tuition
$553.31 plus additional fees. Effective from September 1, 2019 to August 31, 2020.

Prerequisites

One of:

Camosun offers English assessment testing to determine current level of skill.

MOA 153 Introductory Medical Transcription

Effective date: September 2018

This course will provide students with a working knowledge of the transcription of medical reports from oral dictation, using transcription technology, editing and proofreading skills, and word processing software.

Note: Students are recommended to complete MOA 152 prior to enrolment in this course.

Course offerings vary by term; search Camlink for scheduled sections

Credits
3
Format
4 lecture hours per week
Related programs
Medical Office Assistant
Tuition
$455.40 plus additional fees. Effective from September 1, 2019 to August 31, 2020.

Prerequisites

MOA 154 Medical Billing

Effective date: January 2017

This course is designed to introduce students to the basic principles of efficient medical billing used in the province of British Columbia.  The student will learn how to use the BC Medical Service Plan, First Nations and Indian Health billing schedules and preambles using a computerized medical billing software, including Electronic Medical Records systems.

Course offerings vary by term; search Camlink for scheduled sections

Credits
3
Format
4 lecture hours per week
Related programs
Medical Office Assistant
Tuition
$455.40 plus additional fees. Effective from September 1, 2019 to August 31, 2020.

Prerequisites

One of:

Camosun offers English assessment testing to determine current level of skill.

MOA 155 Medical Terminology

Effective date: September 2018

This course will provide students with an understanding of medical terminology through the development of the necessary language skills to define, pronounce and correctly spell medical terms and includes related physiology and anatomy.

Course offerings vary by term; search Camlink for scheduled sections

Credits
3
Format
4 lecture hours per week
Related programs
Medical Office Assistant
Tuition
$455.40 plus additional fees. Effective from September 1, 2019 to August 31, 2020.

Prerequisites

One of:

Camosun offers English assessment testing to determine current level of skill.

MOA 180 Integrated Medical Office Experience

Effective date: September 2018

In this capstone course, students apply, synthesize, utilize, and combine all program content through integrative activities relating to specific and general medical knowledge and medical office procedures, through classroom and workplace practice experiences. Students develop personal workplace goals and apply administrative skills to support effective medical office operations. Students learn approved medical records management procedures by creating and maintaining client, time and file records/systems that meet professional requirements.

Course offerings vary by term; search Camlink for scheduled sections

Credits
6
Format
128 lecture hours and 105 supervised field practice hours.
Related programs
Medical Office Assistant
Tuition
$2,021.14 plus additional fees. Effective from September 1, 2019 to August 31, 2020.

Prerequisites

All of:

Camosun offers English assessment testing to determine current level of skill.

Last updated: September 21, 2018 9:08 am

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