Expand your skills and explore a career in medical records or medical transcription. No experience necessary, unlimited tutor assistance given.

Certificate in Medical Reception - ADMN1007

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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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Which course is right for you?

Key benefits

  • 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

Endorsed by AAPNZ

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This course covers twenty modules

ADMG139 - Role of a Receptionist
ADMG170 - Medical Reception Service Skills
ADMG148 - Time Management, Ethics and 
ADMG171 - Maintain Patient 
ADMN153 - Working with ACC & Introduction to Medtech
ADMG154 - Effective Business Communication
CITG127 - Introduction to Microsoft Word
ADMN127 - Workplace Health and Safety
ADMN115 - First Aid and Medical Emergencies
ADMG107 - Customer Relationship Management
ADMG141 - Scope and Nature of Medical Terminology
ADMG101 - Anatomical Terms and Structures
ADMG123 - Medical Equipment and Procedures
ADMG131 - Pharmacological Terminology
ADMG124 - Musculoskeletal System
ADMG103 - Cardiovascular, Lymphatic and Immune System
ADMG137 - Respiratory and Reproductive Systems
ADMG111 - Digestive and Excretory Systems
ADMG119 - The Skin
ADMG126 - Nervous and Sensory Systems

Course summary

Investment: $995 + GST or only $25 per week with our interest free payment plan.

Assessment: 20 modules / 20 assignments

Duration: Approximately 100 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.

Course Level: 4

Accredited by ICOES

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Council for Online Educational Standards guarantees you a high standard of content with measurable outcomes from a reputable training organisation. ICOES is the accrediting body that establishes, monitors and continually develops the educational standards of online teaching institutions.

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.

What our students say:

★★★★★ "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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