- The Associate Degree in Medical Records is designed to provide students with the ability to prepare Medical Secretary Careers involve general administrative duties with specialized medical and healthcare operations knowledge. Associate degree program will put aspiring Medical Secretaries on the path to success working in physician’s offices, medical research centers and hospitals. Medical secretaries handle the daily business operations of a medical office, including answering the phone, processing insurance claims and making appointments.
- The degree of Medical Records provides fundamental knowledge of Medical secretaries are administrative professionals who perform many jobs in a medical office, and to understand billing and insurance procedures and communicate effectively with others; excellent interpersonal skills are a must an aptitude for multitasking and organization will also be an advantage for people working in Medical Records.
- The Students are required to complete an associate degree program and often licensing procedures as determined by the United Arab Emirates (UAE) and employer regulations in order to qualify for employment as a Medical Records officer. In addition, graduates who complete associate degree studies may advance to licensing programs to gain entry level employment or continue studies within higher degree programs.
- Students completing this program with a suitable GPA score are qualified to transfer to the bachelor degree in Health Management program but they will need to complete additional bridging course.