Medical Terminology And Abbreviations

Duration ½ day
Cost For prices please follow the link on the right to our Eventbrite page
Includes All course materials and certificate of attendance
Accreditation The Royal College of General Practitioners (RCGP) 3 CPD points awarded on completion.

Aims and Objectives

  • To gain a basic understanding of medical terminology and how to break down medical terms in order to gain a better understanding of medical conditions
  • To gain an understanding of medical abbreviations, and commonly used prescription abbreviations­­­

Course Contents

  • True origins of medical terminology
  • Why receptionists benefit from having a basic understanding of medical terms
  • How to breakdown medical terms in order to understand them
  • Medical Terminology components; root, link, suffix and linking vowels
  • Commonly used medical abbreviations
  • Prescription abbreviations

who should attend?

  • Receptionists
  • Administrators
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