Medical Information Technology graduates prepare medical records and reports, maintain files, order supplies, perform accounting procedures, work with medical insurance and coding, and receive patients in a variety of health care settings. Laboratory and classroom experiences are combined to prepare graduates for careers in health care facilities. Some of the diplomas include Medical Administrative Assistant, Medical Insurance Coder, and Medical Transcriptionist. Students enrolled in the degree or diploma programs are required to do an internship or cooperative experience in a medical office environment.
Progression in the Medical Information Technology program is contingent upon achievement of a grade of “C” or better in each course and maintenance of a 2.0 cumulative grade point average or better (on a 4.0 scale).
Associate in Applied Sciences (AAS):
Electronic Medical Records Track: 64 credit hours
Medical Administrative Track: 64 credit hours
Medical Coding Track: 67 credit hours
Medical Office Management Track: 64 credit hours
Medical Transcription Track: 64 credit hours
Medical Administrative Assistant: 49 credit hours
Medical Records Specialist: 40 credit hours
Hospital Admissions Clerk: 30 credit hours
Medical Coding: 19 credit hours
Medical Receptionist: 18 credit hours
Medical Transcriptionist: 24 credit hours
Medical Unit Coordinator: 31 credit hours
For More Information Contact:
Office Systems Technology
Maysville Community and Technical College
(606)783-1538 ext. 66316
This information should not be considered a substitute for the KCTCS Catalog. You should always choose classes in cooperation with your faculty advisor to ensure that you meet all degree requirements.