Course in Medical Secretary

General

Program Description

ICI gives you the opportunity to join the challenging yet highly fulfilling field of medicine as a medical secretary. If you are genuinely interested in health and medicine and have superb customer service skills, you can enjoy a rewarding career in this profession.

Course Outline

  • Apply the principles of confidentiality, privacy and security in a medical environment
  • Maintain patient records
  • Controlling stocks and supplies
  • Prepare and process medical accounts
  • Organise schedules
  • Maintain workplace safety
  • Medical terminology
  • Career Prospects

Career Prospects

There is a bright future for qualified medical secretaries as employment opportunities are expected to increase by a whopping twenty percent according to the Bureau of Statistics. Hospitals, clinics, and medical centres all need medical secretaries to function efficiently and provide the services expected of them by their patients. From administrative and accounting tasks to managing patients, medical secretaries and assistants have crucial roles to perform.

Enrol in ICI’s medical secretary course today!

Last updated January 2018

About the School

The International Career Institute (ICI) is a leader in distance education with some of the most diverse course offerings available to students. It is part of a network of affiliated colleges establis ... Read More

The International Career Institute (ICI) is a leader in distance education with some of the most diverse course offerings available to students. It is part of a network of affiliated colleges established in 1978 which together educate tens of thousands of students yearly worldwide. Read less