This program prepares students for the challenging and rewarding career of providing clerical and administrative support for a hospital unit or health care institution. Students develop office management and business communication skills for the health care environment, and acquire a thorough understanding and ability to interpret and relay medical terminology, medical conditions, pharmacology, surgical procedures, and medical tests.
Graduate employment opportunities may include entry-level positions in hospitals, doctors’ offices, long-term care facilities, agencies, walk-in agencies/clinics, and other community facilities. This certificate is available entirely through distance education.
OAD214 Medical Terminology
NUC105 Pharmacology for the Medical Office Professional
NUC110 Medical Conditions for the Medical Office Professional
NUC115 Working and Communicating in a Medical Setting
NUC120 Understanding Medical Tests for Medical Office Staff
NUC125 Understanding Surgical Procedures for Medical Office Staff
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