Course Details

CA 0010 Exploring the Role of the Hospital Unit Clerk

Description:
Prerequisite: Medical Terminology.
This program provides a practical introduction to topics ranging from hospital administration and the role of a Unit Clerk, review of medical terminology and common abbreviations, processing medical orders, recording information on requisition forms, consent forms, chart forms and computerized systems, processing medication and dietary orders. Instructor: Dannette Tietz

Practicum Experience Requirements: To experience first-hand the pace, role and duties of a Unit Clerk, students will be required to participate in a preceptored work experience at the Medicine Hat Regional Hospital. Students must earn a grade of 75% or better and have a minimum of 85% attendance and active participation in Exploring the Role of the Hospital Unit Clerk in order to be placed in the practicum. Placements may be on weekday, weekend, evening and/or nights and be a minimum of 120 scheduled hours. Successful completion of the practicum component is required to earn the Certificate.

Session: A (Not Currently Available)
Schedule: January 22 - April 4
Day(s)Time(s)Location(s)
Tuesday6:00PM - 9:00PMF1007
Thursday6:00PM - 9:00PMF1007
Cost: $995.00 + GST
Notes: Registration Deadline: December 15

Practicum Dates: April 5 - June 15 


Session: B (Not Currently Available)
Schedule: January 22 - April 4
Cost: $45.00 + GST
Notes: Required Material Fee  

Session: C (Not Currently Available)
Schedule: April 16 - June 27
Day(s)Time(s)Location(s)
Tuesday6:00PM - 9:00PMF1007
Thursday6:00PM - 9:00PMF1007
Cost: $995.00 + GST
Notes: Registration Deadline: April 3

Practicum Dates: July 4 - October 15 


Session: D (Not Currently Available)
Schedule: April 16 - June 27
Cost: $45.00 + GST
Notes: Required Material Fee