About the Course
This course covers interpreting and applying medical terminology, preparing and processing medical accounts, maintaining patient records; applying the principles of confidentially, privacy and security in a medical environment and controlling stocks and supplies.
This course has been designed with an emphasis on practical training, and the course will benefit you if you are seeking employment opportunities as an administrative officer, medical receptionist or medical administrator in medical centres or hospitals.
Students can enrol in the Certificate III in Business Administration (Medical) to develop intermediate computing and administrative skills. The completed units in the Medical Pack will count towards course completion in the Certificate III in Business Administration (Medical).
NSW Skills List
This qualification is on the NSW Skills List. The NSW Government will subsidise eligible students to undertake this qualification. For more information see Smart and Skilled
|Qualification||Statement of Attainment|
This course will benefit you if you are seeking employment opportunities as an administrative officer, medical receptionist or medical administrator in medical centres or hospitals.
Recognition of Prior Learning
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Where can I study?
TAFE Western Connect
Enrolment Code: 166-52505V01-18WCN-001
TAFE Western Connect
How will I study?
How would you like to gain valuable administrative and medical skills to be able to work in a medical practice? The units in this Statement of Attainment are part of the Nationally recognised qualification in BSB31115 - Certificate III in Business Administration (Medical). You will be able to apply for positions in the fields of medical reception and administrative positions in hospitals or clinics.
Units of competency:
BSBMED301 Interpret and apply medical terminology appropriately
BSBMED302 Prepare and process medical accounts
BSBMED303 Maintain patient records
BSBMED304 Assist in controlling stocks and supplies
BSBMED305 Apply the principles of confidentiality, privacy and security within the medical environment
After completing this Statement of Attainment you may decide to complete the remaining units to attain BSB31115 Certificate III in Business Administration (Medical).
This program includes activities which are to be completed in your own time.
Units of Competency
|BSBMED301||Interpret and apply medical terminology appropriately|
|BSBMED302||Prepare and process medical accounts|
|BSBMED303||Maintain patient records|
|BSBMED304||Assist in controlling stocks and supplies|
|BSBMED305||Apply the principles of confidentiality, privacy and security within the medical environment|
When will I study?
Class attendance is Part time
This course is offered through blended delivery - online learning, resources, email and telephone contact. Enrol anytime. Students may complete this course from home over 18 weeks.
Course length: 18 Weeks
What will I pay?
Once your enrolment fee (or instalment) has been paid your facilitator will instruct you on accessing our online sites and give you the tools to help you to complete your course successfully.
The amount you pay will depend on your individual circumstances.
TAFE NSW Government-subsidised fee (for eligible students): $0 per course - no enrolment fee applicable for this course
Please contact your nearest TAFE Western campus or call us on 1300 823 393 for a personal fee assessment and to find out if you are eligible for a government subsidised place. If you do not gain a subsidised place you may be able to enrol and pay the non-government subsidised fee.
A payment must be made towards your course fee (if applicable) at the time you enrol or your place in the class will not be confirmed and you will not be able to access any of your learning resources.
Who can I talk to?
Please contact the TAFE Western Hotline on 1300 823 393
What do I need?
For successful completion of this course you will need:
- a computer with the appropriate Microsoft Office programs (Word, Excel) as well as internet and email access.
TAFE Western conditions of entry to this course are the ability to work independently.