The Medical Office Information Technology program prepares students to enter health-care facilities, such as hospitals and doctor, dental or chiropractic offices in a variety of positions. Students will be multi-skilled with knowledge of insurance codes, medical billing practices, electronic health records and medical office administration skills. Students will have a blend of classroom theory and hands-on computer laboratory training that will enable them to meet the requirements of medical information management. The curriculum includes administrative and clinical competencies.*Externship will be 8-hour days. The hours worked will vary depending on the facility.
Class Schedule: Monday - Friday, 8 AM to 2:30 PM
|Time Commitment||Full Time|
|Typical Program Length||5 Months|
1100 Liberty Street
Knoxville, TN 37919
Perform secretarial duties using specific knowledge of medical terminology and hospital, clinic, or laboratory procedures. Duties may include scheduling appointments, billing patients, and compiling and recording medical charts, reports, and correspondence.
Bright Outlook: Yes
Currently employed in the area: 7,030
Current job openings per year: 1,020