This program is part of RCBC's High School Quick Step Program which gives high school seniors access to special career training programs.

The Medical Administrative Assistant course prepares students for an entry-level position in the field. This course will teach you solid administrative and clinical skills necessary to effectively maintain a medical office environment, from scheduling appointments and maintaining patient records to financial procedures and risk management. Duties for the Medical Administrative Assistant include scheduling and receiving patients; preparing and maintaining medical records; performing basic secretarial skills and medical transcription; handling telephone calls and writing correspondence; serving as a liaison between the physician and other individuals and managing practice finances. Upon completion of the course, you will be eligible to sit for the Certified Medical Administrative Assistant (CMAA) exam through the National Healthcareer Association (NHA).

Included in the course fee: Textbook and certification exam fee (One attempt).