Medical receptionists work in a variety of healthcare settings, greeting visitors, welcoming patients, managing appointments and carrying out other administrative duties. This comprehensive course is designed to introduce the role of a medical receptionist, the skills required for this profession, and the different professional settings of a medical receptionist.
You will start by learning about the structure of the NHS, healthcare in the UK, and the development of the healthcare industry. After that, you will explore the role and responsibilities of a medical receptionist, including customer service best practice and clinical risk management. This course provides case studies and practical exercises to help you to apply your newfound skills in the real world. Enrol today, and fast track your career.
Highlights of The Medical Receptionist Course:
- Gain a solid understanding of the role and responsibilities of a medical receptionist
- Broaden your knowledge of the structure of the NHS and the healthcare industry
- Familiarise with everyday medical terminology and phrases
- Learn about health and safety regulations, including infection prevention and control
- Have solid knowledge of hospital hygiene and personal hygiene best practice
- Explore a wide range of hospital services, including medical records procedures
- Develop your knowledge of regulatory organisations, hospital laws and regulations
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
- Text lessons
- Online study materials
- Mock exams
- Multiple-choice assessment
Who is This Course for?
This introductory training course is suitable for aspiring medical receptionists, as well as those who are new to the field. As a general course, it is ideal for those who wish to gain the skills to kickstart their career. There are no entry requirements for this course, which can be studied on a full-time or part-time basis.
Why Study This Course
Whether you’re an existing practitioner or aspiring professional, this course will enhance your expertise and boost your CV with key skills attesting to your knowledge.
The Medical Receptionist Course 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.
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 Quality Licence Scheme endorsed and 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.
Certificate of Achievement
Endorsed Certificate of Achievement from the Quality Licence Scheme
After successfully completing the course, learners will be able to order an endorsed certificate as proof of their new achievement. Endorsed certificates can be ordered and get delivered to your home by post for only £109 . There is an additional £10 postage charge for international students.
CPD Certification from One Education
After successfully completing the MCQ assessment of this course, 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.
This course has been endorsed by the Quality Licence Scheme for its high-quality, non-regulated provision and training programmes. This course is not regulated by Ofqual and is not an accredited qualification. Your training provider will be able to advise you on any further recognition, for example progression routes into further and/or higher education. For further information please visit the Learner FAQs on the Quality Licence Scheme website.
On successful completion of this course, learners will be equipped with the fundamental skills and knowledge to kickstart their medical career. Related roles in this field include:
- Medical Receptionist
- Medical Assistant
- Medical Administrator
- Medical Secretary
|Medical Receptionist Course - Updater Version|
|Module 01: Introduction to Medical Secretary||00:19:00|
|Module 02: Organise Schedules||00:20:00|
|Module 03: Business Telephone Skills||00:21:00|
|Module 04: Maintaining Medical Records||00:22:00|
|Module 05: Effective Filing Systems in Medical Offices||00:19:00|
|Module 06: Confidentiality in a Medical Environment||00:17:00|
|Module 07: Controlling Stocks and Supplies||00:11:00|
|Module 08: Medical Jargon and Terminology||00:28:00|
|Module 09: Maintaining Workplace Safety||00:23:00|
|Module 10: Time Management||00:25:00|
|Module 11: Information Technology in Health Care||00:16:00|
|Module 12: Legal aspects and Ethics||00:22:00|
|Mock Exam – Medical Receptionist||00:20:00|
|Final Exam – Medical Receptionist||00:20:00|
|Assignment – Medical Receptionist||2 weeks, 4 days|
|Medical Receptionist Course - Old Version|
|Introduction to Healthcare and Receptionists||00:10:00|
|National Health Services||00:18:00|
|Responsibilities and Skills of Medical Receptionists||00:15:00|
|Personal Grooming and Hygiene||00:18:00|
|Work in Socially Diverse Environment||00:20:00|
|Reception Service Patterns||00:18:00|
|The Hospital Services||00:15:00|
|Health and Safety in Clinical Environment||00:10:00|
|Security Concerns for Receptionists||00:12:00|
|Regulatory Organisations in United Kingdom||00:14:00|
|Healthcare Laws and Regulations||00:16:00|
|Medical Terminology for Receptionists||00:20:00|
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