Route 1: Education
Applicant shall be a recent graduate or scheduled to graduate from an accredited Medical Administrative Specialist program* or a Medical Administrative Specialist program housed within an accredited institution.
- Must have 720 hours of didactic instruction, to include at least 160 hours of externship
- Program must include the following content areas: medical records management, health care insurance processing, coding, office financial responsibilities, and information processing
*Program or institution must be accredited by a regional or national accreditation agency approved by the US Department of Education (DOE), the Council for Higher Education Accreditation (CHEA) or otherwise approved by the AMT Board of Directors.