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Delaware County Community College, Serving Delaware and Chester Counties

AHM 185 - Medical Office Management

This course is structured for the Medical Assisting and other Administrative Health Professions and introduces students to the administrative procedures commonly performed in a health care setting. Emphasis on medical ethics and legal considerations, a history of medicine, communication skills, managing accounts payable and receivable, electronic health records, receptionist responsibility, operational functions and workplace dynamics will help prepare the student for entry-level office management. Coursework will be presented and completed in both manual and computerized formats, so that the student will have a more comprehensive understanding of an administrative health care facility and its procedures.
Credit Hours: 4
Lecture Hours: 3.5
Lab Hours: 1

Course Prerequisites: AHM 233 and DPR 100