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AFFORDABLE MEDICAL SECRETARY TRAINING PROGRAM STARTS APRIL 20

 

Classes teach valuable administrative skills sought by healthcare sector employers

SAN ANTONIO (April 14, 2015) — The Good Careers Academy, an accredited institution and part of Goodwill San Antonio, is expanding its Medical Secretary training program for the Spring 2015 semester as local employers seek to fill positions in medical coding, insurance, billing and general healthcare office applications

The 21-week program (231 hours) starts April 20, and introduces students to the roles and responsibilities of a medical secretary and the variety of duties and functions it entails. Terminology that students will master includes:

  • Anatomy and Physiology
  • Medical Front Office operations and procedures
  • Medical Software and Computer
  • Records Maintenance
  • Electronic Health Records Maintenance

Students will also be introduced to Medical Billing and Insurance and Medical Coding (ICD-9 and ICD-10). Tuition is $2,450 and a registration fee of $50 is due at enrollment. Those fees exclude the cost of books, supplies and uniforms.

Classes will be held in the Good Careers Academy located within the Goodwill store at Interstate 10 West and DeZavala Road.

To register, contact Felecia DeBravo at 210-570-7422, ext. 5215 or fdebravo@goodwillsa.org. Visit www.goodwillsa.org to learn how your Goodwill donations fund affordable career training programs in South Texas.


About Goodwill Industries of San Antonio
Serving San Antonio since 1945, Goodwill San Antonio is a Section 501(c)(3) non-profit organization that helps change lives through the power of work. When you shop or donate at Goodwill, you’re funding educational programs and services that assist people in finding better jobs and building careers. Together with the support of our generous community, partners and employers, Goodwill provides employment, training, educational opportunities and related services to more than 50,000 individuals each year. In addition to operating 18 retail stores, more than 25 donation stations and 10 Good Careers Centers in San Antonio, New Braunfels, Seguin, Laredo and surrounding areas, Goodwill operates 3 Good Careers Academies and manages 17 contracts for the U.S. government for services ranging from document management to grounds maintenance.


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