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Texas A&M Kingsville Medical Administrative Assistant Course
Texas A&M Kingsville

Medical Administrative Assistant Course

Kingsville, USA

6 Months


Full time

Request application deadline

Aug 2024

USD 3,000

Distance Learning


Would you like to know more about the role of medical assistants? Are you interested in what medical assistant duties involve? Also known as medical administrative assistants or medical assistants, medical office assistants perform a wide range of duties that are imperative to the smooth operation of various medical offices. These duties can include updating patient files, filling out insurance forms, coordinating laboratory services, answering phones, ordering and maintaining medical supplies and equipment, and more.

As the healthcare industry continues to expand, so does the need for medical office assistants. Many doctor's offices have come to rely on the work of medical administrative assistants who perform a number of important duties in the medical office.

Education and National Certification

Students should have or be pursuing a high school diploma or GED.

There is a National Certification exam available to students who successfully complete this program:

  • National Healthcareer Association (NHA) Certified Medical Administrative Assistant (CMAA)

Program Outcome

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