Diploma in Medical Secretary
Nowadays, well-trained medical secretaries are in high demand and play a vital role within a clinical team. The Diploma in Medical Secretary course will set you up with the appropriate qualifications and experience needed for the job and is ideal for both beginners and those currently working as a Medical Secretary or Administrator. You’ll understand the medical office procedures and gain the knowledge required to work as the first point of contact for patients, provide accurate and timely information and perform office administration tasks such as correspondence, filing, report writing and telephone support.
The course also introduces you to the essential skills that all medical secretaries must possess to be successful in their field. Upon successful completion of the course, you’ll be able to perform necessary duties such as scheduling appointments, managing the facility’s database and medical records and updating patient information. Enhance your skills, boost confidence and improve job opportunities by enrolling today.
The course is delivered through our online learning platform, accessible through any internet-connected device. There are no formal deadlines or teaching schedules, meaning you are free to study the course at your own pace. You are taught through a combination of
- Video lessons
- Online study materials
- Mock exams
- Multiple-choice assessment
Method of Assessment
To assess your learning, you have to participate in an automated multiple choice question exam. You have to score at least 60% to pass the exam and to qualify for CPD accredited certificates. After passing the exam, you will be able to apply for a certificate.
In addition, to enhance the depth of your knowledge regarding the course and further assess your learning, you are advised to complete the assignment questions provided at the end of the course, which you can complete anytime you wish. After submitting the assignment, our expert tutor will assess your assignment and will give you feedback on your performance.
CPD Certification from One Education
After successfully completing the MCQ assessment, you will qualify for the CPD Certificate from One Education, as proof of your continued professional development. Certification is available in PDF format, at the cost of £9, or a hard copy can be sent to you via post, at the cost of £15.
Why Study this Medical Secretary Course?
Whether you’re an existing practitioner or aspiring professional, this course will enhance your expertise and boost your CV with key skills and an accredited qualification attesting to your knowledge. The Diploma in Medical Secretary is open to all, with no formal entry requirements. All you need is a passion for learning, a good understanding of the English language, numeracy and IT, and to be over the age of 16.
|Diploma in Medical Secretary|
|Module 1: Introduction to Medical Secretary||00:19:00|
|Module 2: Organise Schedules||00:23:00|
|Module 3: Maintaining Medical Records||00:22:00|
|Module 4: Effective Filing Systems in Medical Offices||00:19:00|
|Module 5: Confidentiality in a Medical Environment||00:17:00|
|Module 6: Controlling Stocks and Supplies||00:11:00|
|Module 7: Medical Jargon and Terminology||00:28:00|
|Module 8: Maintaining Workplace Safety||00:23:00|
|Module 9: Information Technology in Health Care||00:16:00|
|Module 10: Legal aspects and Ethics||00:22:00|
|Mock Exam – Diploma in Medical Secretary||00:20:00|
|Final Exam – Diploma in Medical Secretary||00:20:00|
|Assignment – Diploma in Medical Secretary||01:10:00|