Get started today at Florida Career College in their health services administration degree. The degree has specific courses to teach you about terminology, medical records, billing and insurance forms. If you were looking for a program to teach you about health laws, policies and procedures then this could be a good fit. You will also learn about IPPA, OSHA and JCAH. With your training that takes approx. 21 months you’ll be prepared for entry level positions after you graduate in medical records, as an admissions coordinator, medical officer manager and even an executive medical assistant.
Many of the jobs you’ll apply for will be in hospitals, rehab facilities, surgery centers and nursing homes. The program focuses on medical documentation, legal environment of business, customer relations, healthcare compliance as well as general education courses in speech, writing, psychology and others.