Medical Clerical

This program will prepare you to join the healthcare industry as a medical administrative assistant. It is an excellent stepping stone to higher level positions in the healthcare industry.

Medical Clerical Program Flyer

Medical Clerical Checklist

Gainful Employment Information

 

2017 - 2018 Program Dates

Please note that end dates are approximate. Internship begins after program end date.

Full-Time (7:30 a.m. – 4 p.m.)

  • 8/21/2017 – 1/25/2018 (plus internship)
  • 1/29/2018 – 6/20/2018 (plus internship)

Part-Time (M-Th, 7:30–11:30 a.m.)

  • 8/21/2017 – 7/9/2018 (plus internship)

 

Program Cost

 

It's free to apply to Emily Griffith Technical College. You're under no obligation once you apply. Filling out an application allows us to connect you with people who can provide more information about your preferred studies and career goals.

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Earning Potential

Receptionist/Entry-level Medical Clerical

  • Hourly Pay = $12.99
  • Annual Salary = $27,020

Billing Clerks, Medical Record Clerks, Medical Secretaries

  • Hourly Pay = $16.37
  • Annual Salary = $34,050

Experienced Medical Secretaries

  • Hourly Pay = $19.34
  • Annual Salary = $40,230

To what types of jobs do these skills apply?

  • Administrative Assistant
  • Claims Processor
  • Customer Service Representative
  • Data Coordinator (research)
  • Data Entry Clerk
  • Front Desk Coordinator
  • Health Information Manager
  • Insurance Billing Clerk or Bilker or Billing Clerk
  • Insurance Verification Clerk
  • Medical Administrative Secretary
  • Medical Billing Clerk
  • Medical Collectors
  • Medical File Clerk or Records Clerk
  • Medical Office Assistant
  • Medical Payment Posters
  • Medical Receptionist or Dental Receptionist
  • Office Assistant
  • Patient Intake Receptionist
  • Records Clerk or Collections Clerk
  • Scheduler
  • Unit Secretary or Medical Secretary
  • Ward Clerk

What types of companies might hire me?

  • Cancer centers
  • Chiropractic offices
  • Dentists' offices
  • Doctors' offices
  • Health care insurance companies
  • Health maintenance organizations (HMOs)
  • Home health care facilities
  • Long term care facilities
  • Medical clinics
  • Medical equipment companies
  • Mental health facilities
  • Metro area hospitals
  • Nursing homes
  • Planned parenthood centers
  • Visiting nurse associations

Upcoming Related Events

Friday, June 1, 2018
Emily Griffith Graduation Ceremony
Time: 10:00am

From our students...

I am finally in the perfect discipline that applies artistic skill and analytic interests in an industry with a very bright future.

Brian Gies
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From our teachers...

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