Medical Office Administration Courses

Pharmacy assistant college courses

**Start: Any Monday**

Program Description

The Medical Office Administration program is a 42-week diploma course approved as a vocational program under the Private Career Colleges Act, 2005.

A vital link in any medical office is its management. If you are interested in a career in office administration with a focus on the medical field, this course is for you.

The program is partially self-facilitating, in that the student is provided with self-directed learning modules. If the student has difficulty with any particular area, they receive one-on-one instruction with one of the instructors present in the classrooms.

Class meets Monday through Thursday from 8:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. and Fridays 8:30 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Program Outline
  • Windows 7
  • MS Outlook 2010
  • MS Word 2010
  • MS Excel 2010
  • MS PowerPoint 2010
  • MS Access 2010
  • Introduction to the Internet
  • Basic Business Math
  • Basic Bookkeeping
  • Simply Accounting
  • Human Relations
  • Keyboarding
  • Medical Procedures
  • Medical Transcription
  • Medical Terminology
  • CPR and Standard First Aid
  • 100 hours of Placement Internship upon successful completion of all course work

Admission Requirements

Ontario Secondary Diploma (grade 12) or equivalent is needed along with demonstrated English proficiency, communication and comprehension skills. Students must have the equivalent standing at the general level in English.

Employment Opportunities

Area employers that hire our graduates include:

  • Brain Injury Clinic
  • Kingston General Hospital
  • The Ministry of Health
  • Paramed Health Services
As a Graduate of the Medical Administration Program…..
  • You will be rewarded with career opportunities that offer you the ability to make a valuable contribution to various health care teams
  • Many career options will be available to you – private physicians’ offices, hospitals, health foundations, clinics, long-term care facilities, health insurance companies, laboratories and many more
A Medical Administration Career is for you if you….
  • Demonstrate accuracy and attention to detail in your work
  • Are dependable and punctual
  • Can work with the public in a kind, tactful, helpful and friendly manner
  • Possess the ability to respect the confidentiality of patient information
  • Want a career that offers many options for personal and professional growth