Health Services Certificate

Description

The Health Services Certificate provides learners with a broad overview of the health care services industry. This certificate prepares the student for placement in a medical business office setting.
Completers

  • Utilize medical terminology and principles of human health and disease in performing essential functions in a health business environment
  • Exhibit professionalism, interpersonal and written communication skills and confidentiality as they relate to customer service in health care
  • Demonstrate knowledge of common software packages, operating systems, file management, word processing, spreadsheet, database, internet and electronic mail
  • Explain the principles of administration and organization of health care delivery systems utilized in a variety of settings
Ladders

This certificate ladders into the following NTC programs: Health Care Business Services Associate Degree, Medical Coding Specialist Technical Diploma, Medical Assistant Technical Diploma, Medical Transcription Technical Diploma and Surgical Technologist Technical Diploma

Recommendations

  • Basic computer and keyboarding skills