Take medical courses and earn your Medical Office Assistant diploma in months!

Pennsylvania Institute of Health and Technology (PIHT) is enrolling students interested in training for medical office administration careers in the Fayette County, Mt. Braddock, PA and Connellsville, PA areas!

Medical Office Administrators are the members of the medical team that make health care facilities run smoothly for doctors and patients. If you want to have a positive impact on people’s lives, Medical Office Assistant may be the career for you! In this program, you will earn a diploma as a Medical Office Assistant and possess the skills to work in a doctor’s office, clinic, and other health care facilities.

“Best support from a school I have ever received. They will do anything to help you succeed.” – Michaelene Kirkling, PIHT Student

Medical Training that Works!

Pennsylvania Institute of Health and Technology offers you medical office training in a structured environment that promotes academic success. Some of the advantages of a PIHT education include:

  • Beautiful Campus
  • Convenient Location
  • Small Classes
  • Interactive Medical Office Labs
  • Medical Office Externships
  • Career Services

Real Skills for Real Jobs:

Medical office administrators are responsible for managing the front desk operations of a doctor’s office, hospital, or other medical facility so that physicians, nurses, and other medical staff can focus on the needs of patients.

Medical office administrators are trained professionals who are required to provide customer service as well as perform the following tasks:

  • Handle billing
  • Schedule clinical procedures
  • Understand medical software systems
  • Work with medical records
  • Transcribe (write out) a doctor’s notes
  • Protect patient privacy
  • Work with insurance forms

 Externships and Certifications

As one of our Medical Office Assistant students you will complete an externship as part of your medical office administrator courses. This on-the-job training allows you to apply the skills you’ve learned in the real world with real people. This experience is invaluable and also allows you to showcase your skills to employers in the Fayette County, Mt. Braddock and Connellsville areas who hire medical office administrators. Not only does our Medical Office Assistant program prepare you to be job ready in months, but it’s also designed to prepare you for certification exams which can strengthen your appeal in the job market. Some of the certifications our students are qualified to take include:

  • National Certified Medical Office Assistant
  • Certified Electronic Health Records Specialist
  • Certified Billing and Coding Specialist

Medical Office Assistants are an important part of the medical team. You’ll dress in a medical uniform, have a career you love, and be able to work towards financial security. To learn more about the Medical Office Assistant program, call PIHT today at 724-437-4600 or Request Information.

“I absolutely love this school! I have learned so much and everyone is very friendly and willing to help in any way that they can.” – Krista Ohler, PIHT Student

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