Medical Administrative/Executive Assistant and Medical Secretary is a program that prepares individuals to perform the duties of special assistants and personal secretaries for practicing physicians and nurses, health care facilities and services administrators, and other health care professionals. Includes instruction in business and medical communications, medical terminology, principles of health care operations, public relations and interpersonal communications, software applications, record-keeping and filing systems, scheduling and meeting planning, applicable policy and regulations, and professional standards and ethics.
The 2021 average tuition & fees of Medical Administrative/Executive Assistant and Medical Secretary vocational programs is $12,416. The average amount is computed based on the costs for one(1) year or one but less than two years (1-2) years vocational programs. The average length of the Medical Administrative/Executive Assistant and Medical Secretary vocation program is 677 contact hours (credit hours) and the average completion time is 9.35 months.