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    May 25, 2018  
2017-18 Gaston College Catalog 
2017-18 Gaston College Catalog

Medical Office Administration - Document Specialist Diploma (D25310DS)

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The Medical Office Administration-Document Specialist diploma program is designed for the individual entering, upgrading, or retraining in the medical office field with an interest in working/transcribing with various medical documents.

Employment opportunities may be found in healthcare facilities, insurance billing offices, labs, and medical equipment manufacturers.

Program Learning Outcomes

Graduates will:

  1. Demonstrate proper use of medical terminology and abbreviations used in medical offices and medical information management systems.
  2. Demonstrate, identify and assess appropriate procedures and tasks performed in an office environment.

Total Credit Hours: 16

Total Credit Hours: 15

Total Credit Hours: 12

Total Program Hours: 43


The credits obtained from this diploma may be applied toward an associate degree in Medical Office Administration; however, major course credits earned over five (5) years ago will not apply.

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