|Course Title||Course Number||Semester Taken||Credits||Prerequisites|
|Medical Terminology||NHP180-see note*||3|
|PC Keyboarding Techniques||OIM100||1|
|Medical Information Management||OIM190||3||pre/co-req OIM101|
|Introduction to Microsoft Office||CIT133||3|
|Advanced Microsoft Office||CIT233||3||CIT110 or CIT113 or CIT133 or Chair approval|
|Collaboration, Communication and Integration in MS Office Applications||CIT250||3||CIT110 or CIT113 or Chair approval|
*Note: NHP180 course description is found under Allied Health.
Bunker Hill Community College is currently not accepting students into this program as of the 2014-2015 academic year.
This certificate program is designed to prepare students to work as professionals within a medical office environment. Students learn basic medical terminology, which is then applied using MediSoft patient accounting software, a patient accounting software package. It also prepares students in third-party billing and coding. All program requirements may be applied to the Associate in Science Degree: Office and Information Management Program.
Graduates of the program qualify for job opportunities in physicians’ and dentists’ offices, clinics, HMOs, community health agencies, long-term care facilities, and hospitals. They also qualify for jobs within large corporations that provide onsite health services, engage in medical research, or produce medical products. Graduates will qualify for entry-level positions such as medical receptionists, medical records management specialists, patient service representatives. Students may also qualify for at-home opportunities as medical transcriptionists.
For more information about our graduation rates, the median debt of students who completed the program, and other important information, please visit our website at www.bhcc.mass.edu/ certificate-programs.