• Medical Keyboarding OP 9024

    Distance Learning Online OntarioLearn

    OntarioLearn description: This course is designed to familiarize the user with beginning medical keyboarding, advanced keyboarding, medical language, grammatical and office skills. It includes case histories, a variety of medical reports, technical terminology and timed writings. These exercises will help the learner increase their knowledge of terms they will encounter on-the-job, and will improve their keyboarding speed and accuracy. A very brief introduction to Medical Transcription is included.

    Note(s)

    Course Delivery Method:

    This is an online course delivered via OntarioLearn. Teacher support will be available via email, and technical support will be available via phone.

    Technical/Computer Requirements:

    Refer to the basic technology requirements for OntarioLearn online courses, but note that you will also be required to pay an additional fee for the course manual and for Windows-compatible keyboarding software for timings. This fee will be required when the teacher provides the online link for accessing these materials. (Macintosh users will be provided with information on the method required to complete timed writings.)

    Prerequisite(s)

    You must have keyboarding skills and be able to type a minimum of 30 words per minute (with five or fewer errors). If you do not meet this minimum requirement, you must improve your keyboarding skills prior to registering for this course. If you are completing our Medical Transcription Certificate, you may take SCI 9006 Medical Terminology at the same time as this course.

    Contact Information

    Some courses require you to purchase a textbook. The cost of the textbook is not included in the course fee unless otherwise indicated. If there is a textbook assigned for this course, it will be listed on the bookstore website.