Clinical Medical Administrator
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Clinical Medical Administrators manage staff, handle finances, and ensure regulatory compliance for healthcare facilities. This is a vital role, a position at the center of hospitals, clinics, and doctor’s offices. The average clinical administrator at the entry level, sometimes called an administrator assistant, has a median salary of $42,000 per year. Clinical administrators with experience who have advanced to management positions have an average salary of $95,000 per year. This field is expanding rapidly with a 17% per year growth, showing a high demand for professionals in this field.
What’s in this program? This program prepares you for the entry level position as a clinical administrator. You’ll learn the interpersonal and clinical skills necessary in the Medical Administrative Assistant section. Then the program will cover in detail the skills needed to handle the "paperwork" part of administration, training you in the skills of an Electronic Health Records Specialist. Lastly this program will go through all the Medical and Billing codes for ICD-9 and ICD-10 giving you an introduction to the knowledge and skills of a Medical Billing and Coding Specialist.
Included Certifications! Included in the program tuition are the preparation material and exam vouchers for the National Healthcareer Association’s (NHA) Certified Billing and Coding Specialist (CBCS) Certification exam, Certified Medical Administrative Assistant (CMAA) Certification exam, and Certified Electronic Health Records Specialist (CEHRS) Certification exam.
NOTE: the specialized software provided for this program does not yet work on a Mac.
Summary: Great job opportunities and a pay scale that keeps growing higher and higher.
This course provides students with certified, skilled facilitators to guide them through their learning experience. Facilitators who are well trained in a unique mastery methodology and provide one-on-one instruction to their students to ensure mastery of the course material. The course facilitator is available to answer any questions a learner may have including questions on course content, course material, certifications, and even industry questions. Facilitators also monitor the progress of learners to ensure training retention and program advancement.
Included in this program are the following textbooks:
• 2017 Step-by-Step Medical Coding
• Workbook for 2017 Step-by-Step Medical Coding
• Electronic Health Records: Understanding and Using Computerized Medical Records
Note: You must install the Medcin Student Edition of the software on a PC. The installation CD is packaged with this textbook. The software is not compatible with a Mac.
• Medical Terminology: A Short Course -by Davi-Ellen Chabner
• Health Information Technology and Management
•ICD-10-CM 2017 The Complete Official Code Book (Icd-10-Cm the Complete Official Codebook)
•CPT 2017 Professional Edition (CPT/Current Procedural Terminology (Professional Edition))
- Certification included