Health and Social Care

Introduction to Medical Terminology

Posted: 18th Nov, 2019

Sector: Health and Social Care

This course is for those who come into contact with medical terminology on a regular basis but who have not come from a medical background. The course is ideal for staff who are new to a medical environment, those who are unfamiliar with medical terms and also for established staff who have not received any training in understanding medical terminology.

 

Upcoming Course Schedule

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What's Involved

Sessions will cover a variety of topics including:

  • Basics of medical terminology
  • Common abbreviations 
  • Basic human anatomy and physiology
  • Common medication and prescriptions

Delivery

A 1 day, classroom-based course.

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Progression

Avenues of progression include:

  • Specialised qualifications that focus on particular areas of Health & Social Care

Costs

The course fees are £50 (+VAT) per person.

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