This certificate curriculum prepares individuals
for entry-level positions as health unit clerks and will provide
a basic knowledge of word building, use, pronunciation, and
spelling of medical terms. It will also introduce the student to
basic health care unit coordinator skills such as communication,
computer skills, assertiveness, chart forms, admissions,
transfers, discharges, death and dying, pharmacology, laboratory
test, transcribing physician orders, and job application skills.