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Certificate in Medical Reception

Become a Certified Medical Receptionist in just ten weeks and Learn how Medicare works!

Developed by health experts, this online course will teach you to use Microsoft Office to schedule appointments, keep records and manage the day-to-day running of a medical practice. You’ll also become familiar with medical terminology and abbreviations. No experience necessary.

 

The Medicare module includes:

  • An overview of what Medicare is and how to use it
  • Learn the benefit entitlements and rebates available to patients registered with Medicare
  • Gain an understanding of Medicare cards and insurance available

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Key Benefits

  • Become a Certified Medical receptionist and gain a qualification to add to your CV
  • Work with an experienced tutor and other students to successfully complete your course
  • Increase your job prospects and learn key office and medical receptionist skills
  • Learn online, at your own pace, with tutor support by phone and email
  • Flexible online study – work at your own pace in your own time. We can work around you! Gain the skills to become a Certified Medical Receptionist
  • Get ahead of the job market – employers want qualified applicants
  • Includes a FREE bonus module on how to use Medtech and a 352 Medtech training guide – Medtech provides software solutions for the healthcare environment enabling health professionals to efficiently manage their patients.

Course Summary

Investment: $995 + GST or from only $25 per week with our interest free payment plan.

 

Assessment: Assignments, quizzes

 

Duration: Approximately 100 hours, to be completed within six months. Generally students complete one module per week, with each module taking around 10 hours.

 

Start date:  Get instant access to your course

 

Access Time: You will have access to this course for up to 6 months before you complete.

 

Delivery: Online with tutor support via email or phone.

 

Certification and accreditation: Upon successful completion of this course, you will receive a certificate of achievement.

This online course is suitable for

  • Anyone seeking a position as a receptionist in a medical facility
  • Medical receptionists who want to become certified
  • Anyone who wants to explore a career in nursing, medical records or medical transcription

Potential Career Outcomes

The Career Academy’s Health graduates are often employed in general and family health practices as well as small to medium-sized businesses. On completion of this course, you may be able to apply for jobs such as:

  • Medical Receptionist
  • Medical Assistant / Receptionist

Career Projections

The availability of Health-related roles in Australia is expected to increase resulting in 40,600 job openings over the next 5 years. The salary range for health graduates is between $49,182 – $61,459 per year. Health graduates tend to work in industries such as Health Care and Social Assistance.

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Medical Reception covers the following modules

1. Role of a Receptionist

2. Medical Reception Service Skills

3. Time Management, Ethics and Professionalism

4. Maintain Patient Records

5. Effective Business Communication

6. Introduction to Microsoft Word

7. Understanding Medicare

8. Workplace Health and Safety

9. First Aid and Medical Emergencies

10. Customer Relationship Management

Optional FREE bonus module: Introduction to Medtech Evolution. Get a FREE 352-page MedTech Training Guide and access to the MedTech software.

What does a CertifiedMedical Receptionist do?

Certified Medical Receptionists perform a wide variety of tasks, from booking or checking in patients to taking vital signs and preparing patients for examinations. With exposure to many different elements of patient care, certified medical receptionists can take their careers in many directions.

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