Earn your Medical Terminology Certificate with Penn Foster Career School.
Common medical terminology is a critical part of the language used by healthcare practitioners. It is essentially a vocabulary that requires a uniform pronunciation, definition, and spelling of terms used by professionals. Individuals with medical terminology training are capable of analyzing and interpreting medical reports related to specific body systems.
This program is appropriate for adults interested in taking steps toward learning new job skills, refreshing or refining existing healthcare knowledge, or improving occupational performance by possessing a better understanding of medical terms.
This course discusses word construction and meanings that together characterize medical language. You must have access to the Internet to complete this program. In this course, you’ll learn to: