ADMN1029 – Certificate in Medical Reception
Become a Certified Medical Receptionist in just ten weeks!
Developed by health experts, this online course will teach you to use Microsoft Office to schedule appointments, keep records and manage the day-to-day running of a medical practice. You’ll also become familiar with medical terminology and abbreviations. No experience necessary.
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- Gain a certificate and become a certified medical receptionist
- Work with an experienced tutor and other students to successfully complete your course
- Gain a practical understanding of Microsoft Word, Excel and Outlook
- Learn medical terminology and abbreviations
This online course is suitable for
- Anyone seeking a position as a receptionist in a medical facility
- Medical receptionists who want to become certified
- Anyone who wants to explore a career in nursing, medical records or medical transcription
What does a certified medical receptionist do?
Certified medical receptionists perform a wide variety of tasks, from booking or checking in patients to taking vital signs and preparing patients for examinations. With exposure to many different elements of patient care, certified medical receptionists can take their careers in many directions.
Potential Career Outcomes
The Career Academy’s Health graduates are often employed in general and family health practices as well as small to medium-sized businesses. On completion of this course, you may be able to apply for jobs such as:
- Medical Receptionist
- Medical Assistant / Receptionist
- First-Aid Specialist
- Safety Manager
The healthcare industry is Irelands largest employer. The Department of Health estimates that there will be a 4.3% increase in jobs over the next 5 years resulting in an increase in supply for Medical Reception related jobs. The salary range for health graduates is between €18 556 – €22,728. Health graduates tend to work in industries such as Health Care and Social Assistance.
Sources: Neuvoo Ireland, Department of Health
The Career Academy is proud to partner with the Irish Association of Health Care Assistants (IAHA). Get a FREE 12-month membership to IAHA on completion.
Investment: €499 + GST or from only $25 per week with our interest free payment plan.
Assessment: Assignments, quizzes
Duration: Approximately 200 hours, to be completed within six months. Generally students complete one module per week, with each module taking around 10 hours.
Access Time: You will have access to this course for up to 6 months before you complete.
Delivery: Online with tutor support via email or phone.
Certification and accreditation: Upon successful completion of this course, you will receive a certificate of achievement.
Medical Reception covers the following modules
ADMG139 – Role of a Receptionist
ADMG170 – Medical Reception Service Skills
ADMG148 – Time Management, Ethics and Professionalism
ADMG171 – Maintain Patient Records
ADMG154 – Effective Business Communication
CITG127 – Introduction to Microsoft Word
CITG138 – Using Microsoft Excel
ADMI127 – Workplace Health and Safety
ADMI115 – First Aid and Medical Emergencies
ADMG107 – Customer Relationship Management
ADMG109 – Introduction to Medtech Evolution
★★★★★ “The course has been very straightforward and I have loved the tutors that have marked my work as they give great remarks in not only on my ability but most importantly in areas that i can improve in.” – Natalia McFlinn
★★★★★ “The tutors have been very helpful, the introduction email and videos were very informative and it’s great that we can refer to them in the future of need be” – Jess Wilcox
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