BestColleges, a provider of independent college rankings, planning resources and higher education research, recently ranked Haywood Community College among the top 12 best online certificates for Medical Office Administration.
This program prepares students for supporting roles in university hospitals, specialty health clinics and medical laboratories.
Students in this program learn to perform administrative office procedures, including processing appointments, orienting patients, maintaining records and facilitating written and oral communications.
The certificate program also explores patient interactions, emphasizing cultural influences and stressors that affect communication and care.
HCC offers a diploma and associate degree in Medical Office Administration.