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Certificate Series:Medical Office Assistant Diploma (Winter 2022)

MEDICAL OFFICE ASSISTANT DIPLOMA PROGRAM
 At present there is a tremendous increase in demand for Health Care Professionals throughout British Columbia as skilled workers in this sector are retiring.
This program teaches students the knowledge and skills required in the areas of anatomy, medical terminology, pharmacology, and, medical front office procedures, such as billing functions which are required to be successful in an entry level position as a MOA.
Work in medical offices (Physician’s offices, private clinics, hospital departments, etc.) supporting Doctors with administrative tasks such as booking and confirming patient appointments, performing billing procedures, medical transcription and clerical duties, maintaining confidentiality, etc.
Prerequisites:
                Grade 12 or related experience & training
                Basic knowledge of MS Windows
                Basic keyboarding
                Grade 10 English, Foundations English 7 or equivalent
Course Requirements:
                90% attendance
                70% grade average
                Successfully complete MOA Diploma courses & requirements
Provide proof of immunizations & a negative TB test prior to practicum as required by practicum sites
                Acquire mandatory seasonal flu shot
                Complete a current Criminal Record Check as required by employers
2 week full time practicum during business hours  (64 - 80 hour; November X-December X)  
Basic supplies will be the student’s responsibility. (Binders, tabs, pens, pencils, USB drive etc.)
The following textbooks are required in class.  There will be the option to add new or used textbooks to your cart depending on your preferences.  See our BCJS Textbook Refund Policy for more information about our Used Textbook buy back program.    
Textbooks:
Employment Preparation Manual
Administrative & Clinical Procedures for Canadian Health Professionals 3rd Edition
The Language of Medicine 11th Edition
Microsoft 2019: Word Basics Manual
Note: For some of the textbooks you have the option to purchase used copies at a reduced price. Please contact our office to inquire.
 
*Students may now claim Business, Careers & Job Skills course tuition expenses as Education deductions.  Please ask your Accountant for more Information**
 

Key Details

Tuition:  $4,199.00





Schedule Information

Class Name (Course #/Class ID) Location Start Date Class Schedule
BCJS Practicums- MOA (Winter 2022) (5000007 /3519) Millside Centre 04/11/2022 Weekly - Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri 9:00 AM - 3:30 PM; 13 sessions starting 4/11/2022, ending 4/29/2022 ;
Class Skip Dates : (No class on 4/15/2022, 4/18/2022)
Computer Essentials for the Medical Office Assistant (5300009 /3503) Millside Centre 02/08/2022 Weekly - Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri, Mon 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM; 9 sessions starting 2/8/2022, ending 2/18/2022
Diploma Program Welcome MOA Winter 2022 (5000025 /3495) Millside Centre 02/07/2022 Mon 8:30 AM - 8:55 AM; 1 session on 02/07/2022
Diversity & Inclusion (5350017 /3507) Millside Centre 02/28/2022 Weekly - Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM; 5 sessions starting 2/28/2022, ending 3/4/2022
Employment Preparation for Medical Office Assistants (5100009 /3505) Millside Centre 02/22/2022 Weekly - Tue, Wed, Thu 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM; 3 sessions starting 2/22/2022, ending 2/24/2022
Keyboarding Speed Test (5300010 /3499) Millside Centre 04/06/2022 Wed 8:30 AM - 8:55 AM; 1 session on 04/06/2022
Keyboarding: MOA (5300010 /3497) Millside Centre 02/07/2022 Mon 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM; 1 session on 02/07/2022
Medical Office Procedures & Clinical Practice including Billing & EMR (5350002 /3513) Millside Centre 03/08/2022 Weekly - Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri, Mon 12:30 PM - 3:30 PM; 22 sessions starting 3/8/2022, ending 4/6/2022 & Weekly - Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM; 18 sessions starting 3/14/2022, ending 4/6/2022
Medical Pharmacology (5350003 /3515) Millside Centre 03/09/2022 Daily - Wed,Thu,Fri 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM; 3 sessions starting 3/9/2022, ending 3/11/2022
Medical Terminology & Anatomy (5350005 /3501) Millside Centre 02/07/2022 Weekly - Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri 12:30 PM - 3:30 PM; 18 sessions starting 2/7/2022, ending 3/4/2022 ;
Class Skip Dates : (No class on 2/21/2022, 2/25/2022)
Standard First Aid with CPR level C and AED (Blended) (5350016 /3517) Millside Centre 04/07/2022 Thu 9:00 AM - 3:30 PM; 1 session on 04/07/2022 & Fri 9:00 AM - 3:30 PM; 1 session on 04/08/2022 (New lessons are released None specified)
Stress Management for Medical Office Assistants (5900005 /3511) Millside Centre 03/07/2022 Daily - Mon,Tue 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM; 2 sessions starting 3/7/2022, ending 3/8/2022
WHMIS 2015 (5250003 /3509) Millside Centre 03/07/2022 Mon 12:30 PM - 3:30 PM; 1 session on 03/07/2022