Medical Administrative Professional Career Outlook

Percent Employed

100%

Employed

 

WITC Medical Administrative Professional Graduate Survey Responses 2017-2018

Employed in Related Field

100%

Employed in a Related Field

 

WITC Medical Administrative Professional Graduate Survey Responses 2017-2018

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$30,678 - $38,456

Range of Yearly Salary

WITC Medical Administrative Professional Graduate Survey Responses 2017-2018 

 

 

 

*Range of yearly salary based on composite from Wisconsin's 16 technical college districts (WTCS), which may or may not include WITC graduates.

Careers

Typical positions available after graduation include:

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Medical Billing Specialist

Medical billing specialists may have career opportunities in hospitals, clinics (medical, vision, chiropractic, and dental), insurance companies, rehabilitation facilities and skilled nursing facilities. Some responsibilities medical billing specialists may perform, include processing insurance claims, providing customer services, or preparing medical billing invoices.

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Medical Secretary 

Medical secretaries transcribe dictation and prepare reports or articles for physicians or medical scientists. They also take simple medical histories of patients, arrange for patients to be hospitalized or process insurance payments. Medical secretaries need to be familiar with medical terminology and codes, medical records and hospital or laboratory procedures.

Additional opportunities include:

  • Medical Administrative Assistant
  • Medical Receptionist 
  • Medical Scheduler
  • Hospital Admissions Representative
  • Medical Billing Specialist
  • Patient Account Representative
  • Clinic Coder
  • Health Unit Coordinator
  • Health Information Clerk

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Transfer Opportunities

After you complete your Medical Administrative Professional associate degree at WITC, you can transfer to another college to continue your education and earn your bachelor's degree and beyond. 

Hear From Graduates

"Due to medical issues from being in the service, I was unable to continue my career as a mechanic, so I started the Medical Administrative Professional program. My instructor always kept me motivated and on the right course, even when things got tough. Choosing this wonderful program is the first step to making a positive move toward your future career." 

Michael Cook, Medical Administrative Professional Graduate

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