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MAS 1110 Administrative Medical Assisting I

Administrative duties in a physician's office, including monitoring patient appointments, outpatient procedures, hospital admissions, medical and office equipment maintenance, storing supplies and pharmaceuticals, hiring, evaluating and managing personnel. One classroom, three lab hours per week.

Division: Health Sciences
Department: Medical Assistant Technology
Repeatable Credit: No
Offered Online: Yes

Prereqs: ENG 1101 


  • Describe major components of various medical telephone systems.
  • Demonstrate the fundamentals of Microsoft Word, PowerPoint and Excel.
  • Organize and administer a complete medical office appointment system.
  • Describe the concepts of effective communication within the medical office.
  • Discuss the role of the medical assistant in developing a medical practice and promoting positive interactions with patients and staff members.
  • Discuss the procedures in maintaining a medical office.
  • Apply policies for the control, use and release of health information, including identifying public duties relating to reportable information.

Credit Hours: 2

Classroom Hours: 1
Lab Hours: 3