Introduction to medical terminology
This session gives admin and clerical staff an understanding of general medical terminology. It offers an awareness of clinical services for all those working within healthcare.
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- Pre-course work and Resources
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This course is applicable for all staff that need a basic understanding of medical terminology as part of their role.
- The day consists of group and individual work including word exercises and quizzes.
- This helps participants become confident in their understanding of how medical terminology originates.
- At the end of the session there is a terminology tester as a final assessment.
Each participant receives a full 'Medical Terminology Toolkit' for reference purposes.
- Glossary of useful medical words including how medical terms are constructed
- Basic language of prescribing
- Surgical procedures
- Common plural forms
- Abbreviations of qualifying degrees and further qualifications
- Classification of diseases
- Common abbreviations
|29th August 2019||Seminar RM 2, Education Academy, RLH|
|31st October 2019||RM 4, Education Centre, MEH|
|13th December 2019||Lecture RM, Learning Centre, WXH|
All above dates are currently fully booked. Further dates will be available in due course.