Medical Terminology: QQI Level 5

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Now enrolling for Autumn 2019 in Mallow.

From €240.00* / €175.00 for Social Welfare/OAP recipients.

The aim of this award is to equip the learner with the knowledge, skill and competence in the range of medical terminology applicable and relevant specifically to a medical receptionist or secretarial role in a medical practice, clinic and or hospital context.

Mallow Classes

Now enrolling for Autumn 2019 in Mallow. Enrol online today.

Location: NightSchool.ie at Mallow College of Further Education.
Nights: Tuesday
Times: 18:30 to 21:30
Duration: 12 Weeks
Starting: Tuesday, 01 October 2019

Cost: €250.00, *€240.00 with online discount, €175.00 for Social Welfare (certified courses) and Old Age Pension recipients, €150.00 for Mallow College day students and recent graduates.

Information Night:
Information Week, Monday September 9 to Wednesday September 11, 19:00 to 20:00 at Mallow College of Further Education. Get more information, meet tutors, and enrol on the night. Add Facebook Event reminder.

Award

QQI 5N2428 Medical Terminology, Level 5

Learning Outcomes

  • To facilitate the learner to develop proficiency in analysing, constructing, recognizing, spelling and pronouncing medical terminology.
  • To facilitate the learner to use medical terminology appropriately and professionally within the communication process and systems of healthcare.
  • To enable the learner to explore legislative policies associated with the healthcare services and the sources of information available to the medical secretary.
  • To facilitate the learner to develop writing and organisational skills in the preparation of medical reports.
  • Examine a range of medical terminology required by a medical receptionist or secretary within a general medical practice and or specialist medical practice context.
  • Explore current relevant legislation regarding health services in Ireland.
  • Describe the sources of information available to the medical receptionist or secretary.

Entry Requirements

  • No previous experience required.

Costs

  • A QQI certification fee of €20 is already included in course fee.

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