Course Description

Medical Terminology & Administration (QQI Level 5)



Medical Terminology & Administration (QQI Level 5) is course run by The Open College, Dublin. It is a 'Distance Learning' course with a duration of 12 Weeks. Medical Terminology & Administration (QQI Level 5) gives a Course Qualification of Level 5 Certificate, awarded by QQI. For more information about Medical Terminology & Administration (QQI Level 5) at The Open College, please review the details below.

This QQI Level 5 Medical Terminology & Administration distance learning programme is designed for people who wish to gain a recognised qualification to enable them to begin work or improve their career in Medical Reception and Medical Administration roles.

 

Students will learn how to:

  1. use and understand medical terminology,
  2. understand relevant legislation,
  3. manage healthcare records,
  4. create healthcare records,
  5. administer a medical office environment, and
  6. prepare medical reports.

 

The course will be ideal for all those working in:

  • Administration or customer service roles within Private Consultant clinics, Hospitals, Doctor or Dentist surgeries, and private Health Clinics or
  • Learners who have studied Healthcare Support Major Award – 5M4339 and wish to add a new skillset to their qualification.
  • Other learners working towards a major qualification of which Medical Terminology is a component including – Office Administration Major Award – 5M1997.

 

The Medical Terminology & Administration (QQI Level 5) course at The Open College is listed in Courses.ie's national courses finder.
Training ProviderThe Open College
Course LocationLeopardstown, Dublin
Location PostcodeDublin 18
Course TypeDistance Learning
Course QualificationLevel 5 Certificate
Awarding BodyQQI
Awarding Body DetailsQQI Level 5 component Certificate in Medical Terminology & Administration (5N2428)
Course Duration12 Weeks
Course TimeThis Medical Terminology & Administration QQI Level 5 (5N2428) course is completed through Distance Learning Course and there are no lectures to attend. Course is run all year round and students can start after enrollment. Students can complete this course within 3 months which is ample time and can start it at any time of the year that is convenient. If students need to extend this period for any reason during or near the end of the course they can request an extension through the college.
Course Fee344.00
Entry Requirements- Level 4 Certificate/ Leaving Certificate or equivalent qualifications and/or relevant life or work experiences in the Healthcare Industry. - Students must be working or on work experience in the Healthcare Sector throughout this course as they need to fulfil a minimum of 30 hours work experience as assessments will require learners to draw upon practical experience.
Carear PathThe course will be ideal for all those working in: - Administration or customer service roles within Private Consultant clinics, Hospitals, Doctor or Dentist surgeries, and private Health Clinics or - Learners who have studied Healthcare Support Major Award – 5M4339 and wish to add a new skillset to their qualification. - Other learners working towards a major qualification of which Medical Terminology is a component including – Office Administration Major Award – 5M1997.
Phone01 2061828
Course Code5N2428
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Unit 9, Leopardstown Business Centre,, Ballyogan Road, Leopardstown, Dublin, Ireland. Eircode: D18KX34

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