Medical Terminology & Communication in Health Care

Program Overview

This course is designed for students who have no medical background or for those who are in the health care profession and would like to improve their knowledge in medical terminology. This knowledge is a vital part of the communication process in the health care field and will further improve delivery of care to residents in acute or community settings. The unique approach and combination of word building principles combined with the knowledge of Basic Anatomy and Physiology will be taught by qualified instructors who have extensive experience and knowledge in the field.


This program has been approved by the registrar of the Private Training Institutions Branch (PTIB) of the Ministry of Advanced Education, Skills & Training.

Program Duration

Medical Terminology & Communication in Health Care: 10 Weeks

Admission Requirements

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Program outline

  • Basic Word Structure

  • Organization of the Body

  • Suffixes / Prefixes

  • Medical specialists and case reports


Upon successful completion of this program, students will be able to obtain:


  • Medical Terminology & Communication in Health Care Certificate


Start Date

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