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Unit Clerk/Secretary

This course series prepares students to sit for certification to become a Unit Clerk or Unit Secretary through the National Association of Health Unit Coordinators.

A Unit Clerk or Unit Secretary coordinates all functions of a hospital unit. In this entry level position, Unit Clerks schedule support services for patients, triage phone calls and function as the communication hub for the hospital unit.

Prerequisites
  • Medical Terminology for Health Occupations
  • Introduction to Health Care Systems
  • Professional Preparation for the Health Care Worker
  • HIPAA Training
  • CPR for Health Care Providers

Unit Clerk Courses

AHL 798 - Introduction to Electronic Health Records (EHR) Training

Learn the fundamentals of Electronic Health Records (EHR) and prepare for national certification as a Certified Electronic Health Records Specialist (EHRS). Textbook can be purchased at the CCBC Bookstore. Prerequisites: Medical Terminology for Health Occupations.

AHL 802 - Unit Secretary Training

Learn the multidisciplinary role of the Unit Secretary in the health care setting.

AHL 804 - Introduction to Electronic Health Records (EHR) Training Online

Learn the fundamentals of Electronic Health Records (EHR) and prepare for national certification as a Certified Electronic Health Records Specialist (EHRS). This class is entirely online. Textbook can be purchased at the CCBC Bookstore. Prerequisites: Medical Terminology for Health Occupations