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Electronic Medical Records OFFC 1055

Office Skills Training Course

Course details

With many physicians converting their practices over to electronic medical records, the Electronic Medical Records (EMRs) Management course enables the student to explore all aspects of EMR software using Wolf Medical Systems. The student will implement, use and become familiar with EMRs. Through lectures, exercises and hands-on practical experience, both from an administrative and clinical perspective, the student will navigate EMRs and manage the input and retrieval of electronic data. This course is a required component of the MOA program, however it may be taken on its own by former MOA graduates and other interested healthcare workers.

Prerequisite(s)

  • No prerequisites are required for this course.

Credits

3.0

Cost

$421.49

Course offerings

Winter 2023

Below is one offering of OFFC 1055 for the Winter 2023 term.

CRN 84441

Duration

Sat Jan 07 - Sat Mar 18 (11 weeks)

  • 11 weeks
  • CRN 84441
  • $421.49
Class meeting times
Dates Days Times Locations
Jan 07 - Mar 18 Sat 09:00 - 12:15 Online
Instructor

Candace Travis

Course outline

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Cost

$421.49

Important information
  1. Internet delivery format.
  2. Important course information will be sent to you prior to your course start date. Check your myBCIT email account to access this information.
  3. Attendance to the first class is mandatory, no late registrations. Minimum typing speed of 35wpm recommended for this class. This is not a self-paced course. You will be expected to be available and online on the posted days and times shown on your registration schedule. It is important to have a stable and consistent internet connection to access course content. Course content, type and quality of assignments, and general standards for this online course are the same as classroom courses. To be successful in this online course, plan to spend 7-10 hours per week on your studies, starting Week 1. Computer, Microphone, and Webcam required.
Status

In Progress and Full

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Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion of this course, the student will be able to:

  • Efficiently perform tasks using the Wolf Medical Systems software.
  • Describe the core functions of an electronic medical record system.
  • Define Electronic Medical Record (EMR) and list its benefits.
  • Organize and configure an EMR system.
  • Configure an electronic appointment book.
  • Manage EMR clinical documents accurately.
  • Manage clinical tasks in Workdesk.
  • Enter patient medical information in Workdesk.
  • Manage incoming and outgoing referrals.
  • Generate accurate medical bills using the Wolf Medical Systems.
  • Manage EMR administrative documents accurately.

Effective as of Fall 2018

Related Programs

Electronic Medical Records (OFFC 1055) is offered as a part of the following programs:

School of Business + Media

  1. Healthcare Unit Clerk
    Associate Certificate Part-time
  2. Medical Office Assistant
    Associate Certificate Part-time

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