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MEDICAL AND CLINICAL ADMINISTRATOR  ACCREDITED
 
MEDICAL AND CLINICAL ADMINISTRATOR ACCREDITED
 
£450.00
 

COURSE CODE 383


 

 

Student Profile

 

This programme is designed for people who wish to gain a recognised qualification to enable them to begin work or improve their career in Medical Reception and Medical Administration roles. No prior knowledge is required.

 

Objectives

 

The objectives of the course are to:

 

Develop a broad understanding of the principles of medical administration & reception

Learn techniques and good practice for medical administration

Develop skills required in all areas of medical and clinical administration

Develop specialist knowledge of medical legislation and terminology

Prepare for AMSPAR studying qualifications

Gain a recognised award from a leading UK awarding body

 

Study Method

 

The course is designed for study by distance learning at work or at home.  Students receive course manual, assignments and studyguide plus tutor support by mail and email.  You can start at any time and plan your studies over a period of up to one year from the time of enrolment.  

 

Assessment

 

Each element is followed by a written assignment, which is submitted and marked by your tutor.  There is no external examination required.

Course Accreditation

 

At the end of this course successful learners will be awarded a certificate of achievement by NCFE. This course has been accredited under NCFE IIQ Licence by Kendal Publishing Limited which has been approved as an NCFE Investing in Quality (IIQ) centre to give formal recognition to our courses. We have designed our training courses specifically to meet the needs of learners who prefer to study from home. The course measurable learning outcomes have been benchmarked at Level 3 (using Ofqual’s Qualification and Credit Framework (QCF) level descriptors) to allow you to consider the depth of study, difficulty, and level of achievement involved.

 

Course Duration

 

Students may register at any time and have a full year to complete their studies.  The course will take around 60 hours of study to complete.

 

Pack/Course Contents

 

Your study pack is dispatched in full at the time of enrolment and provides all you need to complete your studies:

 

Studyguide

Comprehensive study notes for each element of the course

Self-assessment activities

Assignments

Tutor support

Assignment marking & feedback

Certification

 

Price and Payment Methods

 

Please refer to current price list

 

 

 

 

 

 

COURSE CONTENT

 

The course is divided up into Seven modules, as follows:

 

1: Reception Skills

General reception skills

Duties of a Medical Receptionist

Telephone skills

Customer service

Making and recording appointments

 

2: Office Administration

 

Record keeping

Communications

Time management

 

3: Technology

 

Typing and keyboard skills

Microsoft office software

Common medical software

 

4: Medical Terminology

 

Origins of structure and medical terms

Composition of medical words

Terminology of body structures, systems, diseases and conditions

Titles, professional qualifications and professional bodies

Eponyms, acronyms and abbreviations in common use

 

5: Working with Medicines

 

Drugs awareness

Legislation governing medicines

Medicines

Controlled Drugs

Drugs disposal

 

6: Hygiene

 

The importance of hygiene

How to maintain hygiene standards

Cleaning for infection control

Waste disposal for infection control

Health care associated infections

 

7: Confidentiality

 

The need for confidentiality

The legal position

Best practice

Other legislation associated with record keeping

 



Advantages of this distance learning course:
  • Home Study: you declare when you study, no need to attend class at fixed times and fixed dates. Your study hours fit around you!
  • We will post all the beautifully printed course materials to you. Everything is written in a clear and easy-to-understand format.
  • Start this course anytime of the year! No need to wait until the new academic year starts. Enroll today so soon you'll start improving your CV or re-skill for your new career.
  • Create your own study routine, learn at your own pace, complete your course as quickly or slowly as your circumstance dictate.
  • Your home learning is totally supported by experienced tutors who guide, encourage and assess your progress. You will not be alone because all our tutors are friendly and approachable.


MEDICAL AND CLINICAL ADMINISTRATOR  ACCREDITED
 
MEDICAL AND CLINICAL ADMINISTRATOR ACCREDITED
 
 
£450.00
 

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