Medical Administration Skills

Starting: Wednesday 6th February 2019
Course runs every Wednesday for 10 weeks 
Times: 10am to 2pm
Small Class Size & Limited Places so Book Early!
TESG Funding May Be Available for Jobseekers
Course Date 06-02-2019 10:00 am
Individual Price €550.00
€550.00 10
Starting Wednesday 6th February 2019
Class Times: 6pm to 9.30pm
Course runs every Wednesday for 12 weeks 
Small Class Size & Limited Places so Book Early!
Course Date 06-02-2019 6:00 pm
Individual Price €550.00
€550.00 10
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    Medical Secretaries are hightly skilled individuals who are always in high demand by employers. Completing this course will help you gain a job as a Medical Secretary, it will give you a qualification that will help to progress your career. Possible areas to work will be in a GP practice, Clinic, for a Consultant or in the HSE.

    This course is designed to provide learners with the knowledge and skills required to work in a medical administration / secretarial role in a Hospital, private practice or clinic setting.

    Accreditation: QQI Level 5 Medical Terminology 5N2428

  • Learners who successfully complete this course will:

    • Develop an awareness of the importance of communicating accurate information in a medical environment.
    • Recognise the need for understanding commonly used medical terms.
    • Demonstrate ability to spell medical terms and expand recognised medical abbreviations.
    • Develop good organisational skills.
    • Transcribe from recorded speech dictation, operating a word processing application to acceptable business standards.
    • Demonstrate initiative and resourcefulness in responding to the medical profession and the public on matters relating to health issues.
    • Read and transcribe variable quality manuscript and drafts containing medical material.
    • Improve communication skills in dealing with medical personnel and patients.
  • Subjects covered on this course include:

    • Medical Terminology
    • Audio Transcription
    • Medical Case Management
    • Filing Systems
    • Customer Care
    • Medical Reports & Forms
    • Office Administration
    • Scanning Documents
    • Confidentiality
    • Diary Management
    • Proficiency in internet and e-mail use (including attachments)
    • Word processing
    • Letter Layout
    • Touch Typing (minimum 20 words per minute)
  • Award(s): QQI Level 5 - Medical Terminology 5N2428

    Marks: Assignment - 40%

    Examination - 60%

    Grades Achieved:

    Pass 50 - 64%
    Merit 65 - 79%
    Distinction 80% - 100%
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