Continuing Education & Online Learning

Hospital Nursing Unit Secretary Certificate (Online)

Mandatory Courses

Behaviour Management & Crisis Intervention
SOCI 7

Become confident using effective conflict management and communication strategies in an interactive setting. Best practices in care-giving situations will be studied along with the impact of personal values, institutional settings, and other factors of dysfunctional behaviour. Self-care and self-evaluation of the care-giver will also be emphasized.

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Clinical Placement for Hospital Nursing Unit Secretary Certificate
FLPL 134

A 5-day placement at the end of the theoretical component concludes the certificate and involves job shadowing and practice in a hospital nursing unit or outpatient clinic to consolidate the beginning skills of a Hospital Nursing Unit Secretary. Prequisite: All required courses must be complete prior to placement-HLTH56, HLTH58, HLTH151, HLTH278, HLTH146, HLTH109,HLTH126, SCIE21, SOCI7.

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Friday May 01, 2015 Monday Aug 31, 2015 01 40 hours N/A
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$329.78
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Essentials in Health Records Management
HLTH 151

Gain an understanding of the hospital and medical staff organization, patient record content, procedures in filing, numbering and retention of patient records, qualitative analysis, release of information, forms control and design, indexes and registers, reimbursements, regulatory and accrediting agencies, and alternate health care delivery systems.

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Introduction to Pharmacology
SCIE 21

Expand your knowledge of a variety of drugs and interactions. We will examine drug legislation and pharmacological actions and come to understand the responsibility of dispensing medications. This is not an applied medications course. The Medical Terminology course is strongly recommended as a precursor to this course.

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Medical Conditions for Medical Office Professionals
HLTH 109

Common diseases and disorders of each body system are presented along with a review of the anatomy and physiology pertinent to the content. Additionally, the effects of aging on the system and the relationship of aging to disease are presented.

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Medical Terminology
HLTH 56

Develop the language required to communicate effectively in a medical setting. Medical terminology, word structure as well as diagnostic procedures and pharmacology related to twelve body systems will be studied.

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Monday Jun 01, 2015 Tuesday Sep 08, 2015 02OL 42 hours N/A
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Thursday Jul 02, 2015 Thursday Oct 08, 2015 03OL 42 hours N/A
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Tuesday Aug 04, 2015 Tuesday Nov 10, 2015 04OL 42 hours N/A
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Understanding Medical Tests for Medical Office Staff
HLTH 58

With an understanding of medical testing you can help explain the test and its purpose to a patient, prepare the patient before the test, and give proper care during and after the test, and understand expected results. Risks, complications, and special concerns are covered. Strongly Recommended: Medical Terminology HLTH 56.

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Understanding Surgical Procedures for Medical Office Staff
HLTH 146

Review a wide variety of surgical procedures that commonly occur in the hospital setting. This course is open to people currently employed in Health related areas or who hope to do so in the future. Recommended prior learning: Medical Terminology

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Working and Communicating in a Medical Setting
HLTH 126

Learn theory and techniques for successful verbal and non-verbal communication and effective work skills, including communication systems, ethical behaviour, confidentiality, stress and time management, hospital organization, and human relations.

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Working with Doctors' Orders
HLTH 278

Learn how to accurately record physician's orders onto the appropriate forms and then transcribe these orders using Meditech software. Order processing, admissions, discharges and transfers will also be addressed. Prerequisites: Basic Computer Skills and HLTH 56 Medical Terminology Corequisites: HLTH 151 Essentials in Health Record Management

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