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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 1007 and (OFFC 1008 or OFFC 1060)

Credits

3.0

Cost

$429.17

Fall 2018

Below is one offering of this course for the Fall 2018 term.

CRN 43418

Tue Sep 11 - Tue Nov 27 12 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Sep 11 - Nov 27 Tue 18:30 - 21:30 BBY SE06 Rm. 103

Instructor

Patricia Scott

Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim

Cost

$429.17

Notes

  1. *** OFFC 1001, 1002 or 2001, 1006 or 1015, 1007, and 1060 or 1008 must be completed before registering to OFFC 1055. *** Attendance to the first class is mandatory, no late registrations. *** If this section is full, you can SUBSCRIBE to be notified if another section gets scheduled.

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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