Medical assistants play an important role in the field of healthcare, and have employment options in a variety of medical facilities such as doctors’ offices, specialists’ offices, nursing homes, outpatient clinics, and hospitals. The Medical Assistant training program at Branford Hall offers students training in clinical patient care procedures as well as medical office procedures. Students will have hands-on opportunities to learn key clinical skills such as measuring vital signs, performing blood draws, and administering injections. If you are interested in the field of healthcare, the Medical Assistant program may be a good choice for you. Check out what a Medical Assistant career is like or learn more about the Medical Assistant courses you’ll take.
Health Claims Specialist
Within today’s healthcare system, medical billers and coders are responsible for processing medical insurance claims, coding patient services correctly, and handling billing matters as they arise. They may work in doctors’ offices, hospitals, outpatient clinics, specialists’ offices, and other healthcare or insurance facilities. At Branford Hall, students in the Medical Billing and Coding program are trained in medical terminology, proper coding procedures, common software programs, and the standard procedures for processing medical claims. If you are interested in the field of healthcare, but feel that office work is best for you, then this field may be a good match. Learn more about our Health Claims Specialist program.