Academic Programs

Medical Secretary, Diploma


Locations:  Canby, Granite Falls, Jackson, Pipestone,
Worthington and Online.
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A medical secretary performsthe confidential administrative and clerical work of a medical office. The variety of duties may include bookkeeping, billing, scheduling appointments, and processing insurance claims. Medical secretaries may be responsible for telephone, mail, transcription and typing duties. Other duties include ordering laboratory tests and supplies, as well as receiving, interviewing and instructing patients.

  Fall - Year 1  
HC 1151 Body Structure & Functions 3
Medical Office Procedures I 3
Medical Machine Transcriptions I 3
College Keyboarding I 3
Word Processing I 2
Business Communication 3
  Credits Fall - Year 1 18
  Spring - Year 1  
Medical Insurance and Insurance 3
Disease Conditions 3
Medical Office Procedures II 3
Medical Machine Transcriptions II 3
Medical Terminology in Healthcare 2
Customer Service for Office Professionals 2
Introduction to Microcomputers 3
  Credits for Spring - Year 1 17


Updated: si 4/2/15