About this Course
This course introduces the language of healthcare. It will cover spelling, pronunciation, and definitions of medical terms. Anatomy, physiology, major diseases, signs, symptoms, diagnoses, procedures, medications, treatments, and medical abbreviations will be introduced. The basic structure of medical terms including prefixes, suffixes, and word roots will be presented. Body systems are used as the organizational framework to present terminology.
This is the first course required for the Professional Medical Billing and Coding certificate.
*This course is also available as a Credit Division class, under the title of
Medical Terminology for Clinical and Administrative Professions
Textbook included in tuition.
Instructor: Michael Perretta
01/19/2024 - 05/13/2024
Instructor: Erin J. Fitzgerald
01/23/2024 - 05/13/2024
5:30 pm - 8:00 pm
No Class on: 2/19, 3/11