Medical Terminology and Abbreviations Training

Medical Terminology and Abbreviations Training

CPD Points 3 | Duration 3.5 Hours | £49.00 per delegate

Course Introduction

This course will give the learner a basic understand of medical terminology. This can be applied and will help the learner understand medical conditions, medical abbreviations and commonly used prescription abbreviations.

This course is accredited by the Royal College of General Practitioners

Course Aims

  • To gain a basic understanding of medical terminology and how to break down medical terms in order to gain a better understanding of medical conditions
  • To gain an understanding of medical abbreviations, and commonly used prescription abbreviations

Course Content

  • True origins of medical terminology
  • Why receptionists benefit from having a basic understanding of medical terms
  • How to breakdown medical terms in order to understand them
  • Medical Terminology components; root, link, suffix and linking vowels
  • Commonly used medical abbreviations
  • Prescription abbreviations

Who should attend / would be applicable?

  • Receptionists
  • Administrators
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Course Dates Call 01661 844327 to make a telephone booking

Start DateEnd DateDurationStart TimeEnd TimeVenueCPD PointsPriceBookEnquire
Fri, 19th Jan 2018Fri, 19th Jan 20183.5 Hours13:30 pm16:30 pm The County Hotel, Newcastle, NE1 5DF3£49BookEnquire
Thu, 22nd Feb 2018Thu, 22nd Feb 20183.5 Hours13:30 pm16:30 pm Maryville House, Belfast, BT9 6LN3£69BookEnquire
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