Program 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.

Financial Aid

Not Available

Availability

Courses for this program may be available at a variety of campus locations through multiple modes of delivery if you meet the admission requirements and prerequisites.

100%
at Wausau
100%
at Antigo
100%
at Medford
100%
at Phillips
100%
at Spencer
100%
at Wittenberg
100%
at Online

* Campus and online availability of courses and programs may be subject to change.

Outcomes

Graduates will be able to…

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

Courses

The Health Services Certificate is a 19 Credit program. The following is a typical semester breakdown of the courses within the program.

First Term

ADMINISTRATION & ORGANIZATION OF HEALTH CARE 3.00
MEDICAL TERMINOLOGY 3.00
BODY, STRUCTURE & FUNCTION 3.00

Second Term

CULTURE OF HEALTHCARE 2.00
DIGITAL LITERACY FOR HEALTHCARE 2.00
FOUNDATIONS OF HIM 3.00
HUMAN DISEASE FOR HLTH PROFES 3.00

Credit for Prior Learning Available

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Admissions Process

Our application process takes just a few minutes to complete, but we want to make sure you have the things you’ll need on hand to complete the application. We’re here to help if you have any questions while submitting your application.

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What’s Next?

We’ll review your application and let you know if we need anything else. If you’re all set, your acceptance letter will be mailed to you.