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LANSING COMMUNITY COLLEGE

 

CURRICULUM GUIDE

 

Medical Transcription

Associate in Business Degree

 

Curriculum Code: 0756  (Effective Fall 2004 - Summer 2009)

 

The Medical Transcription Program prepares students to work as a member of administrative support staff in hospitals, medical centers, medical clinics, insurance companies, managed care organizations, managed transcription services, and home office settings. The Medical Transcription Associate in Business degree builds on the course work provided in the Certificate of Achievement and enhances a student's employment opportunities in this field. A Medical Transcriptionist is a medical language specialist who interprets and transcribes dictation by physicians and other healthcare professionals in order to document patient care and facilitate delivery of healthcare services. Transcription areas may include patient assessment, workup, therapeutic procedures, clinical course, diagnosis, and prognosis. Not all courses in this program transfer to all colleges.  Students planning to transfer should see an academic advisor or counselor before enrolling in any course.

 

PREREQUISITES
Students should see Course Descriptions or Course Offerings for course prerequisite information.  See the Assessment and Placement Testing section for skills assessment and advising information.

 

INFORMATION
Contact the Office Administration Program, Office Unit B, telephone number (517) 483-1587.

 

REQUIREMENTS (See Note 1)

TOTAL:  68 CREDITS

CODE

TITLE

CREDIT HOURS

BIOL 145

Introductory Anat & Physiology

4

CITA 119

Microsoft Word

3

CITA 126

Excel

3

CITA 133

Microsoft Access Database

3

CITF 103

Internet Basics for Non-Majors

2

MATH 117

Math for Business

4

OADM 102

Editing Business Documents

3

OADM 105

Employability Skills

1

OADM 108

Input Technologies/Business

2

OADM 195

Human Relations in Work Place

2

OADM 197

Medical Vocabulary

3

OADM 198

Health Information Management

3

OADM 203

Professional Office Procedures

3

OADM 207

Medical Transcription

3

OADM 210

Medical Coding Concepts

3

OADM 215

Information Records Mgmt I

3

OADM 220

Admin Mgmt in Organizations

3

OADM 222

Advanced Medical Transcription

3

OADM 228

Financial Mgmt in Health Care

3

OADM 240

Office Internship

2

OADM 275

Diversity in Business

3

OADM 291

Office Systems Capstone

3

SPCH 110

Oral Communic in the Workplace

3

WRIT 127

Business Writing

3

 

LIMITED CHOICE REQUIREMENTS

TOTAL:  0 CREDITS

Complete the indicated number of credits from EACH CHOICE listed below.

 

CHOICE 1:  General Education Core Areas

0 Credits

(See General Education Core Requirements for information on how to fulfill these requirements.  Core area proficiency exams, where appropriate, are available for each core area.)

 

Communication Core Area (See Note 2)

0

 

Global Perspectives and Diversity Core Area (See Note 2)

0

 

Mathematics Core Area (See Note 2)

0

 

Science Core Area (See Note 2)

0

 

Writing Core Area (See Note 2)

0

 

 

MINIMUM TOTAL

68

 

NOTES:

 

1.

It is recommended that students entering this curriculum have keyboarding and Windows experience. This experience may come from life or work experience, CABS 100 seminars,  CITF 106, CITF 108, OADM 103, OADM 109.

2.

Students completing "REQUIREMENTS" have fulfilled the requirements for this Core area.

3.

This curriculum requires that students complete all courses with a grade of 2.0 or higher for graduation.

 

SUGGESTED COURSE SEQUENCE

Students should see course descriptions to find out when departments plan to offer courses.  Students who for any reason are unable to follow the course sequence suggested below (for example, those who are part-time, have transferred in courses from another school, or have prerequisites to fulfill) should contact an academic advisor or counselor for help with adjustments.

 

I

II

III

IV

BIOL 145

CITA 133

CITA 126

MATH 117

CITA 119

OADM 195

OADM 210

OADM 105

CITF 103

OADM 198

OADM 215

OADM 228

OADM 102

OADM 203

OADM 220

OADM 240

OADM 108

OADM 207

OADM 222

OADM 275

OADM 197

WRIT 127

SPCH 110

OADM 291

                 

 

 

 



 
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