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.
Dental office experience, completion of a Dental Receptionist or Dental Assisting program or currently enrolled in Comp 0885.
Below is one offering of this course for the Winter 2019 term.
Tue Jan 22 - Tue Apr 16 12 Weeks
|Jan 22 - Apr 16||Tue||18:30 - 21:30||DTC Rm. 389|
Below is one offering of this course for the Spring/Summer 2019 term.
Tue May 07 - Tue Jul 30 12 Weeks
|May 07 - Jul 30||Tue||18:30 - 21:30||DTC Rm. 389|
TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim
Upon successful completion, the student will be able to:
Effective as of Fall 2003
COMP 0285 is offered as a part of the following programs:
The BCIT bookstore carries textbooks, general reference books, software, and stationery. Please visit bcit.ca/bookstore for more information.
Books for Winter 2019 offerings of this course are available in the following BCIT online bookstores. Please choose the bookstore appropriate for the offering you are considering.
If you are taking this course at the BCIT Downtown Campus (DTC), please purchase books for this course at the BCIT Downtown Campus Bookstore.
|20 Power Practice X Training Manual|
No information on books is currently available for Spring/Summer 2019 offerings of this course.
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