Antelope Valley School District

Medical Secretary

Enter the fast-growing field of healthcare! Learn how to work in a support role within a doctor's office, health clinic, or hospital. Healthcare facilities need team-players to function, and Medical Administrative Assistants play a critical role in keeping them productive.

ACQUIRED SKILLS INCLUDE:

  • Introduction to Computers
  • Keyboarding / Typing
  • Career Readiness
  • Office Skills & Business Communications
  • Medical Terminology
  • MS Word

What Is it?

Medical Administrative Assistants manage the daily interactions of patients coming in and out of a doctor's office or health clinic, as well as answer the phones, make appointments, and keep the office orderly. They may also assist with medical reports, enter medical coding, manage billing, and be responsible for medical supplies in the office.

What Will i do?

Medical Administrative Assistants manage the daily interactions of patients coming in and out of a doctor's office or health clinic, as well as answer the phones, make appointments, and keep the office orderly. They may also assist with medical reports, enter medical coding, manage billing, and be responsible for medical supplies in the office.

Leads to these jobs:

  • Administrative Assistant
  • Medical Assistant
  • Medical Billing Specialist
  • Medical Coding Specialist
  • Medical Secretary
  • Office Manager
  • Receptionist

Is this for me?

  • Communication skills
  • Good listener
  • Well organized
  • Detail-oriented
  • Patient

Location:

1220 West Ave J
Lancaster, CA 93534
 

Phone: 661-483-2302
Fax: 661-483-2311