Medical Office Practices

CODE: 1308

Launch your career as an essential member of health-care services, by preparing yourself for a role necessary to a variety of medical offices, long-term care facilities, or even the insurance industry.

Conestoga’s Medical Office Practices program will provide you with the necessary computer skills using systems commonly found in health care offices. You will gain the necessary hands-on experience in medical document production, patient scheduling, and billing through the widely used Electronic Medical Records software (EMR).

Start Date: September 5, 2023

Length: 1 year

Credential: Ontario College Certificate


On average, 89% of graduates from the last two years (2020 to 2021) found employment within six months of graduation.

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What's in it for me?

A rewarding career in the medical industry, with the ability to find opportunities in a variety of working environments. From physician and optical offices to chiropractor and long-term care facilities, the demand for a skilled Medical Office professional is continuously on the rise.

This program will nurture your development of excellent customer service skills, which are essential for the highly social medical office environment.

Conestoga Online provides the flexibility for you to continue your education path while working full-time and managing a busy lifestyle.

Pathway Opportunities

This program provides an opportunity for continued education by enrolling into the second year to earn the Health Office Administration diploma with advanced standing. Due to limited space in the second-year program, it is encouraged to complete the application process as early as possible to increase one’s chances of admission.

Additional Information

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