The Business Academy provides the highest quality business expertise to the people and industries of New York State and the broader United States.
The certificate program in Health Care OfficeAdministration: Managing, Coding, and Billing will offer both employees in the field and newly graduated high school students educational opportunity in health care office administration. The curriculum will develop students' communication, interpersonal and business management skills; provide a broad understanding of the ways in which society deals with health and disease, develop familiarity with human physiology/anatomy, provide instruction in medical office procedures and technology, coding and billing, and an optional business internship experience.
|General Education Core Requirements||Credits|
|English Composition I or
Writing for the New Media
|Requirements for the Major|
|BI-520||Public Health Science||4|
|BU-850||Fundamentals of Microsoft Windows||1|
|BU-903||Medical Office Procedures||3|
|BU-916||Medical Coding and Billing I||3|
|BU-917||Healthcare Information Management||3|
|Two courses selected from the following
(dependent on typing ability):
Transcription and Dictation of Business Documents
|Choose three credits:
Health Education (HE-101 or 102) or
Organization & Delivery of Health Care
|Total Credits Required||30|
*Students who have had previous training in typewriting/keyboarding may take BU-802 (Typewriting/Keyboarding II) and BU-803 (Advanced Typewriting/Keyboarding). Students should seek advisement from the Department of Business.