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Electronic Medical Records OFFC 1055

Office Skills Training Course

International Fees

International fees are typically three times the amount of domestic fees. Exact cost will be calculated upon completion of registration.

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

Domestic fees

$455.49

Course offerings

Spring/Summer 2024

Below are two offerings of OFFC 1055 for the Spring/Summer 2024 term.

CRN 64230

Duration

Sat Apr 06 - Sat Jun 22 (11 weeks)

  • 11 weeks
  • CRN 64230
  • Domestic fees $455.49
    International fees are typically three times the amount of domestic fees.
Class meeting times
Dates Days Times Locations
Apr 06 - Jun 22 Sat 09:00 - 12:15 Online
Instructor

Candace Travis

Course outline

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Domestic fees

$455.49

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. International fees are typically three times the amount of domestic fees. Exact cost will be calculated upon completion of registration.
  4. This course is delivered synchronously online. Attendance to the first class is mandatory, no late registrations. This is not a self-paced course as 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. No class May 18. Computer, microphone, and webcam required. Contact Paul Sawyer, Program Head with any questions: paul_sawyer@bcit.ca.
Status

In Progress and Full

This course offering is in progress and full. Please check back next term, subscribe to receive email updates or contact us with your comments or questions.

CRN 69257

Duration

Sat Apr 06 - Sat Jun 22 (11 weeks)

  • 11 weeks
  • CRN 69257
  • Domestic fees $455.49
    International fees are typically three times the amount of domestic fees.
Class meeting times
Dates Days Times Locations
Apr 06 - Jun 22 Sat 13:00 - 16:15 Online
Instructor

Candace Travis

Course outline

View

Domestic fees

$455.49

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. International fees are typically three times the amount of domestic fees. Exact cost will be calculated upon completion of registration.
  4. This course is delivered synchronously online. Attendance to the first class is mandatory, no late registrations. This is not a self-paced course as 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. No class May 18. Computer, microphone, and webcam required. Contact Paul Sawyer, Program Head with any questions: paul_sawyer@bcit.ca.
Status

In Progress

This course offering is in progress. Please check back next term, subscribe to receive email updates or contact us with your comments or questions.

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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