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Unit Secretary

Program Description: The Unit Secretary technical certificate of credit provides training in medical terminology, keyboarding, computer usage, and English skills. Students learn to function in the center of the communication hub found in a hospital unit. Desirable traits of a unit secretary include strong communication skills, flexibility, professionalism, and responsibility.

Student Learning Outcomes:
•  Students will create mail merge documents including letters, envelopes, and data directories.
•  Students will transcribe medical documents from dictated medical reports.

Length of Program: Three (3) Semesters

Cost of Program: Click Here.

Entrance Date: Beginning of each semester.

Entrance Requirements: Refer to Admissions criteria.  Click for Entrance Score Requirements.

Age: Applicant must be 16 years of age or older.

Education: An applicant must be a high school graduate or the equivalent (GED). College transcripts will be evaluated on an individual basis.

Advisor: A program advisor should be consulted prior to enrolling in any course. An advisor will be assigned by admissions.

Program Final Exit Point: Unit Secretary, Technical Certificate of Credit.

Credits Required for Graduation: 21 minimum semester hour credits required for graduation.

Note: Credits from this program may be applied to a degree or a diploma program.

 

Curriculum

Credit Hours

 
1. Occupational Courses (21 hours)
  ALHS 1040 Introduction to Health Care 3
  ALHS 1090 Medical Terminology for Allied Health Sciences 2
  BUSN 1440 Document Production 4
  BUSN 2320 Medical Document Processing/Transcription 4
  BUSN 2340 Medical Administrative Procedures 4
  BUSN 2380 Medical Administrative Assistant Internship I 4
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