Get the Skills to Be a Medical Office Receptionist

A Medical Office Receptionist sitting at her desk with a phone headset.
Medical Office Reception students learn on-the-job in valuable externships

9 Month* Medical Office Receptionist Program in
Yuba City, California

Medical Office Receptionists, sometimes known as Medical Secretaries or Medical Office Administrators, help keep the offices of physicians and other healthcare professionals running smoothly and are essential members of the healthcare community.

If you enjoy helping others and you’re interested in getting into a rewarding healthcare career without spending years in school then training as a Medical Office Receptionist could be the right opportunity you’re looking for.

Become a Qualified Medical Office Receptionist

The Medical Office Receptionist program at Cambridge Junior College provides the hands-on training and practical experience it takes to pursue a rewarding healthcare office career.

Classes are interactive and led by medical professionals with years of experience working in the field. As a student, you’ll learn all the important medical and office administration skills, including:

  • Electronic Records Management
  • Customer Service
  • CPR & Triage
  • Fundamentals of Medical Terminology
  • Medical Billing & Coding
  • Fundamentals of Anatomy & Physiology
  • Medical Office Reception & Correspondence
  • Medical Records

Professional Externship

Medical Office Receptionist students at CJC get an opportunity to learn directly on-the-job during an externship in a real healthcare environment. Externships are a great way to get a feel for your new career and surroundings while making helpful industry connections before you graduate.

Are You Career Training Ready? Find Out! Take the Cambridge “Career Training Readiness Quiz”

The fun, online quiz takes 3-minutes to complete and you’ll get a personalized report. Identify your strengths and social style plus the training and positions you’re best suited for. Get Your Career Training Readiness score now.

Get the Support You Beyond the Classroom

CJC is dedicated to supporting you throughout your career. Experienced Career Services professionals are happy to help you with resume preparation, interview techniques and job searches.

Funding Your Education

Financial Aid opportunities are available for those who qualify, including the G.I. Bill® and other scholarships.

Is A Rewarding Medical Office Receptionist Career Training Right for You? Get More Information…

If you’re interested in learning more about Medical Office Receptionist career training and exploring whether this is the right path for you, fill out the form on this page to receive more information.

A helpful CJC Admissions Representative will be happy to answers any questions you have.

For immediate questions, give us a call at 1-530-674-9199

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* Program length when completed in normal time. Time to complete the program does not include scheduled breaks.