This course is designed to equip the learner with fundamental oral and written language skills regarding terminology used in the medical and associated health professions.

Presentation and application of basic coding rules, principles, guidelines, and conventions utilizing various coding systems.

Exploration and application of management concepts necessary for effective health profession operations.

Medical office procedures including appointment scheduling, medical records creation and maintenance, interpersonal communications, bookkeeping tasks, coding, billing, collecting, third party reimbursement, credit arrangements, and computer use in the medical office.

Introduction to systems and processes for collecting, maintaining, and disseminating primary and secondary health related information including content of health record, documentation requirements, registries, indices, licensing, regulatory agencies, forms, and screens.

This course is designed to equip the learner with fundamental oral and written language skills regarding terminology used in the medical and associated health professions.