A basic overview of medical terminology is essential to many fields within healthcare-related industries. Using an anatomy and physiology systems approach, this text-based course reviews common terms associated with healthcare delivery and medical record-keeping, as well as medical research and development. Upon completion, students are better prepared to work in healthcare or biomedical environments. Students have 3 weeks to complete this asynchronous course.
Note: Book required. Prerequisite for Professional Certificate in Clinical Trials Design and Management; may be waived (if you can read a medical chart, you do not need this class). Required for these additional certificate programs: Healthcare Information Technology; Hospital Coding Specialist; Lactation Consultant; Outpatient Coding; Healthcare Fundamentals 3-Pack.
Other Credit: BRN: 8 CE hours.
Course Number: FPM-40172 Credit: 1 unit