Self Paced Self Paced    

Survey of Medical Terminology, Self Paced

19 hours | Entry Level |  Professional Development | Included eBook

Purpose

Foundational Skills

Description

This course offers a primer on common medical terminology for individuals new to the health care industry, providing a survey of medical terminology, symbols and abbreviations, and the application of this new language in the field of health care.

Audience

Individuals who are considering careers where a basic knowledge of medical terminology is beneficial.

Objectives
  • Explain the importance of medical terminology when documenting and communicating patient information
  • Identify the fundamental word structure of medical terminology and its component parts
  • Describe the component parts that make up the body
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Instructor Led Instructor Led

Survey of Medical Terminology, Instructor Led

10 hours | Entry Level |  Professional Development | eBook Available

Purpose

Foundational Skills

Description

This course offers a primer on common medical terminology for individuals new to the health care industry, providing a survey of medical terminology, symbols and abbreviations, and the application of this new language in the field of health care.

Audience

Individuals who are considering careers where a basic knowledge of medical terminology is beneficial.

Objectives
  • Explain the importance of medical terminology when documenting and communicating patient information
  • Identify the fundamental word structure of medical terminology and its component parts
  • Describe the component parts that make up the body
Print