The aim of this course is to enable you to develop the knowledge and skills needed to use audio equipment and software in order to produce a range of routine and professional medical documents. You will learn how to transcribe recorded speech of a routine nature containing medical terminology and apply word processing techniques to produce and format documents that are common in a medical environment. Learners will also learn the importance of proofreading their work and how to use appropriate checking methods to produce accurate and professional documents.
Completion of this course will give you important skills for a career in medical administration work. It can help you succeed in an administrative role in any size or type of NHS organisation, including: Secretary, Receptionist, Administrator, Medical Records Clerk and Ward Clerk.