ERIC Number: ED096465
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1972
Reference Count: N/A
Medical Typewriting; Business Education: 7705.32.
Schull, Amy P.
This guide describes a course designed to prepare students for employment as medical records clerks capable of handling all types of medical forms and reports, and using and spelling medical terminology correctly. The need for medical typists is critical. The guide contains enrollment guidelines, performance objectives (i.e., type medical materials from rough draft tapes or records and correct errors, in a given time limit, with 100 percent accuracy), course content (skill building, terminology, report and forms typing, transcription, English usage), strategies, learning activities, evaluative instruments, and teacher and student resources. Appendixes include evaluative instruments, medical abbreviations, sample hospital forms, medical interoffice memorandums, and medical words test. (NH)
Descriptors: Allied Health Occupations Education, Business Education, Business Skills, Course Content, Curriculum Guides, Job Skills, Medical Record Technicians, Medical Vocabulary, Performance Criteria, Recordkeeping, Resource Materials, Secondary Education, Technical Education, Typewriting, Vocational Education
Publication Type: Guides - General
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Dade County Public Schools, Miami, FL.
Identifiers - Location: Florida