Introduction to Medical Terminology

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Target Audience

Case Managers, Medical Interpreters, Community Health Workers

Description

This course will introduce vocabulary, abbreviations and symbols used in the language of medicine. Emphasis will be focused on building medical terms using prefixes, suffixes, combining forms and word roots.

Speaker
Gabriela Staley, MEd
Education Specialist, Charlotte AHEC

Live Webinar Information
This Live Webinar will be broadcast with Zoom. Instructions to join the Live Webinar will be emailed prior to the event. You can test your computer by going to the Zoom Test Page

Can't make it on this date...We got you covered. See below for other date options:
Time (for all sessions): 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
Thursday, August 24, 2023 | August 24 - Medical Terminology
Thursday, October 26, 2023 | October 26 - Medical Terminology
Thursday, December 14, 2023 | December 14 - Medical Terminology


Credit Information
This Activity fulfills the requirement of 0.2 Continuing Education Units (CEUs), representing 1.5 contact hours.

Disclaimer
Registering for and attending this Charlotte AHEC program authorizes Charlotte AHEC to take audio, video, and/or still images to be used for promotional and educational purposes. If you have concerns, please speak with a Charlotte AHEC team member.

ADA Statement
If you need any auxiliary aids or services identified in the American with Disabilities Act in order to attend this conference, please contact Gabriela Staley by email at Gabriela.Staley@atriumhealth.org

Objectives

  • Identify common medical conditions associated with each specialty
  • Explain the rules for combining word parts to write medical terms
  • Recognize the directional terms and planes of the body
  • Match medical specialist with the area in which they specialize
  • Recognize prefixes, suffixes combining forms and word roots

Contact

Kelly Blasky MPH

Sessions

Jun 29, 2023
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
Status
Open
Date(s)
Jun 29, 2023
Time
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
Check-In Time
12:00 PM
Credit
0.20 - CEU
1.50 - Contact Hours
Location
Live Webinar
Room
Zoom
Details
Status
Open
Date(s)
Jun 29, 2023
Time
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
Location
Live Webinar
Room
Zoom
Fees
$25.00
Pre-registration fee through December 8th
$35.00
Registration fee
Credits
0.20
CEU
1.50
Contact Hours