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Certified Medical Administrative Assistant / Office Program

Training Program

Credential(s) Offered

Industry certification, Secondary school diploma, Employment

Method of Delivery

In Person

When offered

Daytime Hours, Evening Hours

Instructional Program (CIP)

Health and Medical Administrative Services, Other. 510799

Description

Our Certified Medical Administrative Assistant and Office Skills (MAA) program provides expert training for people seeking work in a medical office – or a position as an office assistant in any industry. Participants study and train to take a nationally recognized Certified Medical Administrative Assistant exam.

The program incorporates face-to-face instruction and a 2- week simulated, model office on-line; participants will learn, practice, and apply real skills for medical offices. MAA topics include, but are not limited to: general medical office practices, scheduling, customer service and office communications, HIPAA, insurance forms, general billing and coding, overview of medical law and ethics, and career development.

Office Technology, Integrated Workplace Math, and Work Readiness are all key classes in our training program.

Site visits to several local health care facilities that regularly hire MAAs are included in the program.

Job shadows at local offices are also integrated into the schedule.

Certificate Opportunities include: Certified Medical Administrative Assistant, CPR & First Aid, Northstar Digital Literacy Certificates, Work Readiness.

Supplemental and college pre-requisite classes offered by RSU 24 Adult Education: Medical Terminology (an extension of what is embedded in the MAA program), Anatomy and Physiology, Algebra 1, Biology with Lab, Chemistry with Lab.

Details

Program Length (Weeks)

14

Hours

196

Entrance Requirements

Course(s)

School

RSU 24 Adult Education

WIOA Approved Program

Yes

Curriculum Competency Based

Participants practice and demonstrate skills.

Training Location(s)

RSU 24 Adult Education and local health facilities

Local WIB

1 - Northeastern Workforce Board

Type of financial aid offered or have access to

Assistance with local scholarships, Career Center

Is the proposed curriculum currently certified by an accrediting agency or similar national standardization program?

No

Is this proposed curriculum considered a nontraditional program of training services for women?

No

Is this proposed curriculum considered a nontraditional program of training services for men?

No

Cost Items

In-State/District Tuition

$1,700.00 Includes all materials and certifications

Total In-State Program Cost

$1,700.00

Demand Occupation(s)

43-6013.00Medical Secretaries and Administrative Assistants
$16.00 per hour
29-2072.00Medical Records Specialists
$17.00 per hour

Provider Status

Approved

Address

1888 US Highway 1, Sullivan, Maine 04664

Phone Number

(207) 422-4794

Fax Number

(207) 422-3612

Last Updated

Feb 16, 2021

Created

Sep 28, 2016

Renewal

Nov 20, 2018