• Medical Receptionist

    M State programs help prepare students to fill administrative positions in health care, one of the fastest growing industries in the nation. We can provide the training you need to play an essential administrative role on a health care team.

Medical Receptionist

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Medical Receptionist

M State's Medical Receptionist diploma program trains graduates for employment in medical offices, arranging appointments and providing additional informational services to patients.

The 34-credit diploma is offered on our M State campuses in Moorhead and Wadena and online through eCampus.


Here’s what you’ll learn

  • Professional business communication
  • Medical terminology
  • Medical office technology
  • Health care record preparation and management
  • Legal and ethical behavior in a health care setting
  • Medical office insurance and financial procedures
  • Appointment schedule management
  • Medical office registration procedures
  • Medical office insurance and financial procedures
  • Knowledge of the body's structure and function
  • Knowledge of disease processes and treatments
  • Professional communication in a medical office


Why M State

  • Exceptional educational value
  • Small class sizes
  • Personalized education
  • Option of online education


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Medical Receptionist Diploma
Locations: Online, Moorhead

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Meet the faculty

Fonda Thompson

Medical Program Faculty
Moorhead, Online
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Required courses for Medical Receptionist

  • Medical Documentation Fundamentals
  • Medical Office Procedures
  • Medical Language Applications
  • Medical Billing/Insurance
  • Medical Office Technology Tools
  • Medical Office Career Insight
  • Business Communications I
  • College Writing
  • Introduction to Anatomy and Physiology
  • Medical Terminology
  • Pathophysiology

Last modified: April 5th, 2016 at 10:03am