The SAPAA MRO Assistant Course is designed to properly train the support staff of a Medical Review Officer office. Training will focus on the key industry knowledge areas that will include the history, industry terms and definitions, the collection process, laboratory analysis and alternative specimen, medical review officer responsibilities, and troubleshooting problems throughout the drug testing process. After completion of the course, the student will be prepared and eligible to take the MRO Assistant certification exam through the Medical Review Officer Certification Council (MROCC) ( a link will be provided in the ZIP file available upon checkout)
The Medical Review Officer Assistant Course is a must for all who are work in the MRO environment.
This course will take approximately 1-2 hours. SAPAA highly recommends you become a certified MRO assistant by going to MROCC’s web page, www.mrocc.org, and register to take their certification exam for MRO assistants.
SAPAA’s MRO Assistant Course will cover the following areas of knowledge:
- 1. History & Overview
- 2. Who is Covered
- 3. Who is Impacted
- 4. Collection Process
- 5. Laboratory Process
- 6. Role of MRO Assistant
- 7. Forms Used
- 8. Review Process
- 9. Reporting Process
- 10. Documentation & Record Keeping
NOTE: We recognize that many people will not be able to take notes fast enough during the online course so we have provided for your convenience the entire online course in a PDF format. This PDF will be included in a ZIP file that you will download to study at your convenience after completing your transaction. When you complete your studies, visit the link provided in the test instructions included in the ZIP file. After completing the course, a certificate will be mailed to you within 24 hours.