Health Office Administrative Support

Fort Frances & Kenora

Health office personnel requires strong organizational skills and the ability to maintain an orderly flow of information. If you have an interest in health care, enjoy paperwork and are excited at the notion of becoming fluent in the language of health and medicine, then you may be headed for a new career as a Health Office Administrative Support person. Graduates can expect to work as ward clerks, receptionists or office assistants in hospitals, physician’s offices, insurance or health maintenance organizations or other healthcare facilities.

Start Date

September 1, 2020


Evenings and some weekends

Program/Course length

One semester


Sault College

Admission Requirements

  1. Ontario Secondary School Diploma, equivalent, or mature student test
  2. ENG4C/ENG4U


  • Semester 1
    • CMM115-3 Communications I
    • HOA104-3 Processing Physicians Orders
    • HOA106-2 Medical Office Billing
    • HOA107-4 Health Office Fieldwork
    • HOA108-3 Health Office Keyboarding
    • HOA109-4 Health Office Foundations
    • HOA110-3 Understanding Pharmacology and Medical Tests
    • HOA111-3 Computers in the Health Office
    • MED111-3 Medical Terminology


  • Tuition: Approximately $300 per course
  • Textbooks: N/A

For more information, contact a program coordinator:

Taylor Noble
Fort Frances campus
(807) 274-2796

Brigitte Loeppky
Kenora campus
(807) 468-3096 ext. 3205

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