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Medical Information Technology

Medical Information Technology graduates prepare medical records and reports, maintain paper and electronic files, order supplies, perform accounting procedures, work with medical insurance and coding, and receive patients in a variety of health care settings. Some of the diplomas include Medical Administrative Assistant, Medical Insurance Coder, Electronic Medical Records, and Medical Compliance. Students enrolled in the degree or diploma programs are required to do an internship or capstone course.

Career Path

The healthcare industry employs more people than any other industrysector in the area. Graduates are employed in hospitals, professional medical offices and with medical insurance companies.

Admissions Requirements

Admissions to Ashland Community and Technical College.

Program Length

Progression in the Medical Information Technology program is contingent upon achievement of a grade of C or better in each course and maintenance of a 2.0 cumulative grade point average or better (on a 4.0 scale).

Credentials Offered

Degrees

  • Associate in Applied Science - Medical Coding
  • Associate in Applied Science - Electronic Medical Records
  • Associate in Applied Science - Medical Office Management
  • Associate in Applied Science - Medical Administrative

Diplomas

Certificates

Office Systems students learn to use the latest business software.

More Information

Program Brochure

Janet Thompson
606-326-2019
janet.thompson@kctcs.edu

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