Because success in today’s healthcare world depends on having well trained employees who can multi-task to meet a variety of challenges, the triOS Medical Office Assistant program has been designed to provide students with all of the administrative and clinical knowledge and skills required for employment as a Medical Office Assistant.
During the program students learn to understand and use medical language; perform Doctors’ general office procedures, type medical records, reports, case histories, correspondence and machine dictation; schedule and confirm medical appointments; receive and communicate messages for doctors and patients; interview patients to complete forms, documents and case histories; initiate and maintain confidential medical files and records; prepare financial statements and handle billing procedures including medical billing, insurance, and other claim forms; promote safety and work in a safe manner; order supplies and maintain inventory; plan and initiate procedural set ups including those required for patient preparation and maintenance for supplies and equipment; perform simple diagnostic procedures such as vital signs; and collect patient specimens as required.
Strong focus is given to communication skills, Microsoft Office Applications, Accounting applications, the ability to multitask and prioritize, organizational and detail skills, professional telephone manner, confidentiality, interpersonal skills and being a team player.
1 month internship!
Anatomy lab tour to the University of Guelph
CPR/First Aid Training
Medical Office Practical Lab (Exclusive to triOS students)
Training on electronic healthcare records
Free Microsoft Office Professional Plus, DreamSpark Standard and Office 8