Medical Office Specialist - Diploma Program at Kaplan College - Milwaukee
We offer a Medical Office Specialist program that is designed to give you real-world knowledge. We are market-driven, offering our specific curriculum because it will best serve local employment needs. When you earn your education, you not only learn how to become a medical office specialist, you learn skills that you can apply to your everyday life. The duties of a medical office specialist focus on keeping the medical office running smoothly. You will receive instruction in basic human anatomy; medical terminology; medical insurance; medical records, billing, and collections; appointment scheduling; medical ethics; and public relations. The program prepare you to perform a broad range of daily activities such as processing medical records, using industry-related computer equipment, providing and entering valuable data, determining insurance benefits, processing claims, and obtaining settlements, billing and scheduling patients, preparing medical charts, reports, and correspondence as well as bookkeeping for payroll, withholding, and accounts payable/receivable.