2022-2023 Undergraduate Academic Catalog 
    
    Jan 31, 2023  
2022-2023 Undergraduate Academic Catalog

HCA 101 - Healthcare Language and Communications

3 credits
Healthcare Language and Communications is an introductory course that covers the medical terms and type of medical language used in the clinical practice environment. This course will teach students how to communicate with clinicians and other medical providers and understand the medical terminology used for medical disorders, disease processes, surgical procedures, body systems, and treatments. This course will introduce and teach the students all the current medical terms and medical terminology rules that are using in today's healthcare system. Furthermore, this elective course will teach students the knowledge and understanding skills they need to become competent healthcare practice administrators.