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Hospital Ward Clerk

Available at: Online part-time

Overview

Designed to provide the theoretical training necessary to obtain employment as a Hospital Ward Clerk/Secretary. Students are expected to have the equivalent of an introductory computer course.

To successfully complete this program, participants must complete four (4) compulsory courses and one (1) elective.

IMPORTANT NOTES:

  • For your convenience, some online courses can be started at different times throughout the semester, just choose the course date that fits your schedule.
  • The demand for part-time courses has increased to the point that we recommend you register early to ensure your acceptance into the course.
  • Online courses are easily identified by CS at the beginning of the course code (i.e. CSSE 65 Accounting Basics 1)
  • Textbooks and additional materials may be required for these courses. YOU are responsible for purchasing your textbooks and any additional materials for all courses. Please make a note of your course code (CS##) and see the bottom of this page for book order procedure.

Visit the Online and Continuing Education catalogue for course details and to register.

Highlights

CAREER OPPORTUNITIES

Graduates from the program may find employment opportunities  with  hospitals, specialty clinics, insurance companies and other health care facilities.

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Program Name

Hospital Ward Clerk

Program Code

B0760

Credential

Certificate

Start Dates

Continuous

Program Duration

Part-time

Location (Campus)

Online part-time

Canadian Fees

International Fees

Additional Costs

Scholarships and Bursaries

Program Outline 2017-18

Required courses
CSLO 29 Medical Terminology
CSLO 100 Working and Communicating in a Medical Setting
CSLA 4 Medical Conditions for Medical Office Professionals
CSLA 5 Pharmacology for Medical Office Professionals

Electives (choose 1)
CSLO 83 Understanding Medical Tests for Medical Office Staff
CSLO 178 Understanding Surgical Procedures for Medical Office Staff

Admission Requirements

Prerequisites

Health Requirements

Articulation & Credit Transfer Opportunities

Formal and informal pathways offer SLC graduates the chance to continue their studies with post-secondary institutions across Canada and around the world. Those that follow are specific to this program:

    For details on Credit Transfer within Ontario please visit: www.ontransfer.ca

    Testimonials

    College is so different from high school! You're treated as an adult here. My experiences at SLC have been great and every day I'm learning stuff that is really relevant to what I want to do.

    Chris Ebb

    Additional Information

    Book order procedure

    Advanced Standing

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