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OFFC 1055 - Electronic Medical Records

Office Skills Training Part-time Studies Course

School of Business

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)

OFFC 1001 and (OFFC 1002 or OFFC 2001) and (OFFC 1006 or OFFC 1015) and (OFFC 1008 or OFFC 1060)

Credits

3.0

Cost

$438.27

Winter 2020

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

CRN 84441

Sat Jan 11 - Sat Mar 21 10 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Jan 11 - Mar 21 Sat 13:00 - 16:30 BBY

Instructor

TBD

Course Outline

Cost

$438.27

Notes

  1. *Permission required to register for this course IF the prerequisites listed above have not been completed. Contact the Program Assistant WITH YOUR STUDENT NUMBER:aShine@bcit.ca 604-451-7198 *Minimum typing speed of 35wpm recommended for this class. *Attendance to the first class is mandatory, no late registrations. *No class Feb15 for Family day weekend.

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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

OFFC 1055 is offered as a part of the following programs:

School of Business

  1. Medical Office Assistant
    Part-time   Associate Certificate

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