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COMP 0285 - Dental Office Computer Systems

Computer Systems Part-time Studies Course

School of Computing and Academic Studies

Course Details

Learn how to perform front desk procedures and daily tasks in a computerized dental office environment. Receive hands-on experience with Exan Mercedes dental management software which also helps to prepare students and dental office personnel to use other dental office computer systems. Emphasis will be on patient records, insurance policies, treatment claims and estimates, insurance and patient payments and the appointment manager. System reports and electronic billing will also be explored. This course may be taken simultaneously with COMP 0885 and COMP 0985. A BCIT Statement of Completion is issued upon success in all three of these courses. Students may also be eligible for continuing dental education credits as per the College of Dental Surgeons of BC.

Prerequisite(s)

Dental office experience, completion of a Dental Receptionist or Dental Assisting program or currently enrolled in Comp 0885.

Credits

0.0

Cost

$466.15

Fall 2019

Below is one offering of this course for the Fall 2019 term.

CRN 31394

Tue Sep 17 - Tue Dec 10 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Sep 17 - Dec 10 Tue 18:30 - 21:30 DTC Rm. 389

Instructor

TBD

Course Outline

Cost

$466.15

Notes

  1. Late registration is not permitted. No class October 15.

This course offering is in progress and full. Please check back next term or subscribe to receive email updates.

In Progress and Full

Winter 2020

Below is one offering of this course for the Winter 2020 term.

CRN 17396

Tue Jan 14 - Tue Mar 31 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Jan 14 - Mar 31 Tue 18:30 - 21:30 DTC Rm. 389

Instructor

TBD

Course Outline

TBD

Cost

$466.15

Notes

  1. Dental office experience, completion of a Dental Receptionist or Dental Assisting program or currently enrolled in COMP 0885 is mandatory. If you do not have the requirements, enrolment will not be permitted. Late registration is not permitted. No class on February 18.

This course offering is full. Please check back next term or subscribe to receive email updates.

Full

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