Medical Administrative Assistant

Medical Administrative Assistant

Managing and maintaining patients’ medical records and information

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"I came to North West College Riverside campus not knowing what I wanted to do in life. I learned to have compassion and understand the patients. I have a job now as a medical assistant and all I could say is I'm very grateful that I attended this college."
Elizabeth V. Ruiz, Medical Assistant
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"I developed great self-esteem working with the staff and instructors of North-West College. They helped me so much I was able to move back to my home state and was employed by the first employer I submitted my application with. Thank you so much for the learning experience that I received from your school!"
Diantha Polley, Medical Assistant
"Thanks to North-West College, I’ve had the opportunity to acquire skills that I needed to be successful! Thanks North-West!"
Gabrielle Maria Romero

Medical Administrative Assistant Course Activities

What Do Medical Administrative Assistants Do?

Medical Administrative Assistant graduates schedule appointments, maintain office inventory, handle purchasing, and transcribe doctor’s orders and reports. Best of all, your career skills will travel with you wherever you go, and the opportunities for administrative/clerical graduates are endless.

Some of the activities you may be responsible for include: maintaining patient charts, accounts receivable and payable, and invoicing. Learn how to handle these and other medical administrative duties in our Medical Administrative Assistant program.

Medical Administrative Assistants typically perform the following tasks:

  • Scheduling patient appointments
  • Maintaining patient charts
  • Accounts receivable and payable
  • Maintaining office inventory
  • Transcribing doctor’s orders and reports
  • And many other general administrative duties

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