A medical office is a challenging environment. A receptionist or administrative assistant needs to have excellent interpersonal skills, computer skills and knowledge of medical record-keeping and terminology.
Wondering what life is like for a medical administrative assistant? That partly depends on the position, but here are some common duties:
Although some employers will hire job candidates with general office skills, many require applicants to have experience or training specifically for the medical office. Globe University offers two medical administrative assistant programs—a 12-month diploma, and 18-month associate degree.
We would be happy to discuss the career field with you, help you evaluate your options, and provide any other information related to college. Call 1-877-303-6060, drop in on any campus location or request more information online.
Globe University is accredited by Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools to award doctoral degrees, master’s degrees, bachelor of fine arts degrees, bachelor of science degrees, associate in applied science degrees and diplomas.
Working collaboratively with fellow Globe Education Network member Minnesota School of Business, the university offers college degree programs online and on campus in locations in the Minneapolis-St. Paul region (the IDS Center, Blaine, Brooklyn Center, Plymouth, Richfield, Elk River, Lakeville and Woodbury), Rochester, Shakopee, St. Cloud and Moorhead, Minnesota (MN); Appleton, Green Bay, Wausau, Eau Claire, La Crosse, Middleton and Madison, Wisconsin (WI); and Sioux Falls, South Dakota (SD). Our online program is world-wide, and our campuses serve students from Upper Midwest communities including Fargo, North Dakota (ND) and Bloomington, Eagan, White Bear Lake, Coon Rapids, Eden Prairie, Burnsville, Roseville, Maplewood, Minnetonka and Maple Grove, MN.