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Medical Office Administration

This curriculum prepares individuals for employment in medical and other health-care related offices. Course work will include medical terminology; information systems; office management; medical coding, billing and insurance; legal and ethical issues; and formatting and word processing. Students will learn administrative and support functions and develop skills applicable in medical environments. Employment opportunities are available in medical and dental offices, hospitals, insurance companies, laboratories, medical supply companies, and other health-care related organizations.

Lynn B. Jennings
Assistant Professor, Medical Office Administration
Elizabeth City Office: F C214 
(252) 335-0821 x 2232

Work Based Learning

Work-Based Learning (WBL), formerly Cooperative Education, allows students the opportunity to apply course instruction in an actual workplace setting. Students work for an employer in a position directly related to their program of study.

Career Resources

Occupational Outlook Handbook

Health Information Technicians

Medical Assistants

Medical Transcriptionists

Medical Records and Health Information Technicians

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