Description: 

This Medical Terminology course offers a clear and concise introduction to medical terminology with extensive opportunities for student practice. It reviews word components and basic principles for interpreting terms within each of the major medical specialties. The course does not require any previous knowledge of science or biology. The skills students obtain through this course will benefit them in any healthcare field they choose to pursue.


Directional Arrows Course Objectives

This course covers the following key areas and topics:

  • Skills for identifying, spelling, and analyzing medical terms
  • Word structure including root words, prefixes, combining forms, and suffixes
  • Review of major medical specialties and associated body systems
  • Introductory, anatomy and physiology and common pathologies
  • Major drug classifications, diagnostic tests, and treatment procedures
  • Medical abbreviations and symbols


Puzzle Pieces What You Can Expect

  • 24 hour a day instructor support & course mentors
  • engaging labs, student exercises and course videos
  • all textbooks, workbooks and student materials
  • a new “Secure Student Website” – including career resources & other training

To ensure that all students have the resources they need to succeed, students will have access to a secure “Student Portal” website which includes:

  • Career building exercises, resume writing tips, interview techniques, etc..
  • Career mentors - there to help students take the next step in their career!
  • Other skills training including lifelong learning skills, healthcare review, etc.

Who Should Attend:

A great course for medical office professionals to obtain the skills needed for a medical terminology position or to advance their current healthcare career.


 

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The Health Ed Today courses were developed through a partnership with leading education organizations including Pearson Education, E-College and Condensed Curriculum International.

 

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Schedule: 

On Demand After Registration

 

Tuition:

$599