Business Administration:

Office Administration - Medical and Health Services

Sheridan Certificate

In the health services industry, there is always a need for highly trained and reliable office administrators.  Sheridan's Office Administration – Medical and Health Services Certificate will prepare you for a career in the rapidly expanding health care services industry.

NOTE: This program is in the process of being phased out. We will not be accepting new students beginning Fall 2020. Students pursuing this Certificate will have until the end of Spring 2021 to complete all program requirements. For interested students, we have recently launched the new Medical Office Clerk Micro-Credential. If you are interested in learning more about the program, please contact our Opportunity Centre at caps@sheridancollege.ca

More information is available under the Program Description tab.

Program Discontinuation

This program is in the process of being phased out. We will not be accepting new students beginning Fall 2020. Students pursuing this Certificate will have until the end of Spring 2021 to complete all program requirements. For interested students, we have recently launched the new Medical Office Clerk Micro-Credential. If you are interested in learning more about the program, please contact our Opportunity Centre at caps@sheridancollege.ca

These courses are part of the Office Administration - Medical and Health Services Program.

Course Name / Code Expected Availability Select

Compulsory Course(s)

Successfully Complete Eight (8) courses. It is suggested that students take OADM70009 as the last course in the program.

Medical Documents and Techniques
Course Code:
OADM70008
Fall
Yes
Winter
Yes
Spring
Yes
Medical Machine Transcription
Course Code:
OADM70009
Fall
Yes
Winter
Yes
Spring
Yes
Medical Office Billing Procedures
Course Code:
OADM70004
Fall
Yes
Winter
Yes
Spring
Yes
Medical Office Procedures
Course Code:
OADM70005
Fall
Yes
Winter
Yes
Spring
Yes
Medical Terminology 1
Course Code:
OADM70006
Fall
Yes
Winter
Yes
Spring
Yes
Find a Class
Medical Terminology 2
Course Code:
OADM70007
Fall
Yes
Winter
Yes
Spring
Yes
Find a Class
Professional Business Communications
Course Code:
COMM70036
Fall
Yes
Winter
Yes
Spring
Yes
Find a Class
Word, Advanced
Course Code:
APPL70052
Fall
Yes
Winter
Yes
Spring
Yes
Find a Class

Related Course(s)

You may be interested in courses in this field

Essentials in Health Record Management
Course Code:
OADM70014
Fall
Yes
Winter
Yes
Spring
Yes
Phlebotomy
Course Code:
HEAL78035
Fall
Yes
Winter
Yes
Spring
Yes

Program Discontinuation

This program is in the process of being phased out. We will not be accepting new students beginning Fall 2020. Students pursuing this Certificate will have until the end of Spring 2021 to complete all program requirements. For interested students, we have recently launched the new Medical Office Clerk Micro-Credential. If you are interested in learning more about the program, please contact our Opportunity Centre at caps@sheridancollege.ca

Program Delivery

This program is delivered via online (asynchronous) and virtual (synchronous) learning. 

Program Description

In the health services industry, there is always a need for highly trained and reliable office administrators. Sheridan's Office Administration – Medical and Health Services Certificate will provide you with the most up-to-date medical office knowledge and skills and prepare you for a career in the rapidly expanding health care services industry.

Recommended Program Pathways for Discontinuation 

Sheridan will be providing equivalent online courses being offered at other colleges which can be transferred back to Sheridan to ensure students are able to complete the program. 

For students requiring an equivalent online course in a given term, please e-mail our Opportunity Centre at caps@sheridancollege.ca for assistance. Below is a chart to help guide you in your planning (semester availability is indicated by a “X” and courses with an equivalent course option from another college is indicated with an “*”).

Course Code

Course Title

Spring 2020

Fall 2020

Winter 2021

Spring 2021

APPL70052

Word, Advanced

X

X

X

X

COMM70036

Professional Business Communications

X

X

X

X

OADM70004

Medical Office Billing Procedures

X

*

X

*

OADM70005

Medical Office Procedures

X

X

*

*

OADM70006

Medical Terminology 1

X

X

X

X

OADM70007

Medical Terminology 2

X

X

X

X

OADM70008

Medical Documents & Techniques

X

X

*

*

OADM70009

Medical Machine Transcription

X

X

N/A

X

The recommended program pathway is:

The courses APPL70052 Word, Advanced and COMM70036 Professional Business Communications can be taken at any time during the program.

Special Programming Note

The below courses will continue to be scheduled after Spring 2021:

Contact Us

If you have any questions, please contact our Opportunity Centre at caps@sheridancollege.ca or 905-845-9430 option #3.