Medical Secretary Diploma

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In this course, you will receive practical training in all areas of medical secretarial work, covering fundamental topics such as medical coding and billing, record management, medical audio transcriptions, and medical terminology. You will learn valuable transferable and professional skills, and explore the law and legislation behind medical administrative work.

The course is ideal for those who are new to the medical sector and are looking to take their first steps towards a career as a medical secretary.

Learning Objective:

  • The role of a medical secretary, skills and responsibilities
  • Demonstrate an in-depth understanding of human anatomy
  • Understand the basics of first aid and know what to do in the case of a medical emergency
  • Gain a solid understanding of key medical terminology and their definitions
  • Learn the fundamental criteria for medical record management
  • Understand the procedures and process for medical insurance billing and coding 
  • Know how to conduct medical research and understand the law and ethics regarding medical research
  • Get step-by-step training on how to create a medical audio transcription
  • Develop your communication, time-management, organisation and administrative skills

Who is This Course for?

This endorsed training course is ideal for professionals who are looking to kickstart a career in the medical industry in an administrative role. Our online courses are specially designed for distance learning, offering flexible, virtual classroom modules that you can study on a part-time or full-time basis.

Entry Requirement:

  • This course is available to all learners, of all academic backgrounds.
  • Learners should be aged 16 or over to undertake the course.
  • Good understanding of English language, numeracy and ICT are required to attend this course.

Certification

Certificate of Completion from Course Gate

At the successful completion of the course, the learners may order the Certificate of Completion from Course Gate (soft copy) by paying only £2. For the Printed hard copy of the certificate, the learners have to pay £9. There is an additional £10 delivery charge for international students.

Career Path:

The Medical Secretary Diploma course provides a stepping stone towards a successful career as a medical secretary, with the opportunity to work in a private practice or with the NHS. Through our specialist training, junior medical secretaries can gain the skills and knowledge to work their way up to a senior-level role.

Course Curriculum

Medical Secretary Level 1
Module 1: Medical Secretary and Their Duties
Medical Secretary Introduction 00:05:00
Receptionist Training for Medical Secretary 00:10:00
Assessment Module 1
Module 01 Final Quiz Exam – Medical Secretary Diploma 00:10:00
Module 2: Communication
Communication Skills 00:15:00
Assessment Module 2
Module 02 Final Quiz Exam – Medical Secretary Diploma 00:10:00
Medical Secretary Level 2
Module 3: Audio Transcription & Volunteer Training
Medical Audio Transcription 00:05:00
Medical Volunteer Training 00:05:00
Assessment Module 3
Module 03 Final Quiz Exam – Medical Secretary Diploma 00:10:00
Module 4: First Aid and Human Anatomy
First Aid Training 00:05:00
Human Anatomy and Physiology 00:05:00
Assessment Module 4
Module 04 Final Quiz Exam – Medical Secretary Diploma 00:10:00
Module 5: Medical Terminology
Medical Terminology 00:05:00
Assessment Module 5
Module 05 Final Quiz Exam – Medical Secretary Diploma 00:10:00
Medical Secretary Level 3
Module 6: Management of Medical Records
Management of Medical Records 00:10:00
Assessment Module 6
Module 06 Final Quiz Exam – Medical Secretary Diploma 00:10:00
Module 7: Medical Insurance, Billing and Coding
Medical Insurance, Billing and Coding 00:15:00
Assessment Module 7
Module 07 Final Quiz Exam – Medical Secretary Diploma 00:10:00
Module 8: Research, Laws and Ethics
Medical Research 00:05:00
Medical Law and Ethics 00:10:00
Assessment Module 8
Module 08 Final Quiz Exam – Medical Secretary Diploma 00:10:00
Assignment
Assignment – Medical Secretary Diploma 2 weeks
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