Program Objectives

To develop in the students the competencies required to integrate harmonioulsy into the school and work environments, to transcribe and produce medical documents, to communicate in the workplace, to greet clients and to prepare and update their files and to carry out administrative tasks specific to a medical environment.

Program Content

Code Statement of Competency Hours Credits
949-211 Determine their suitability for the occupation and the training process 15 1
949-222 Transcribe texts containing general human biology terms 30 2
949-233 Transcribe texts containing general medical terminology and the terminology of cellular activity 45 3
949-242 Interact in the workplace 30 2
949-252 Perform tasks related to patient visits 30 2
949-265 Transcribe texts containing terminology related to the functions of the human body 75 5
949-272 Transcribe texts containing terminology related to movement and the nervous system 30 2
949-285 Produce documents of a medical nature 75 5
949-291 Carry out activities related to the management of medical supplies 15 1
949-302 Carry out accounting tasks related to medical services 30 2
949-315 Enter the work force 75 5
450 30

Admission Conditions and Prerequisites

Persons who hold a DVS:
5357 Secrétariat
OR 5212 Secrétariat
OR 5255 Secrétariat (Inuktitut)
OR 5177 Secrétariat (Inuktitut)
OR 5137 Secrétariat
OR 5078 Secrétariat (Kativik)
OR 1413 Secrétariat
OR 1335 Travail de bureau (agent, agente de bureau)
OR 5857 Secretarial Studies
OR 5712 Secretarial Studies
OR 5755 Secretarial Studies (Inuktitut)
OR 5677 Secretarial Studies
OR 5637 Secretarial Studies
OR 5578 Secretarial Studies
OR 1913 Secretarial Studies
OR 1835 Office Specialist
OR
Have been granted recognition of equivalent learning.
OR
Persons practising an occupation related to the program of study.

Functional Prerequisites

Please note that the functional prerequisites do not apply to attestation of vocational specialty programs (AVS).

Specific Prerequisites

Language of instructionSecond languageMathematics
AdultsYouthAdultsYouthAdultsYouth
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Educational Organizations Offering the Program

Schedule:

Estrie

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Collège de comptabilité et de secrétariat du Québec inc., campus de Sherbrooke
Vocational Training Centre Group Status D/E Start Date
Collège de comptabilité et de secrétariat du Québec, campus de Sherbrooke inc.

Montérégie

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Course full
Collège de comptabilité et de secrétariat du Québec inc., campus de Longueuil
Vocational Training Centre Group Status D/E Start Date
Collège de comptabilité et de secrétariat du Québec, campus de Longueuil inc.
Collège de comptabilité et de secrétariat du Québec, campus de Longueuil inc.
Vocational Training Centre Group Status D/E Start Date
Collège de comptabilité et de secrétariat du Québec, Campus de Longueuil inc.
Collège de comptabilité et de secrétariat du Québec, campus Jacques-Cartier inc.
Vocational Training Centre Group Status D/E Start Date
Collège de comptabilité et de secrétariat du Québec, campus Jacques-Cartier inc.

Montréal

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Course full
Lester-B.-Pearson SB
Vocational Training Centre Group Status D/E Start Date
Business Solutions Group - Centre d’expertise RAC MSEC 2021 D Continuous entry
Pearson Adult and Career Centre MSNOV22 D Nov. 14th, 2022
West Island Career Centre MS221024 E Oct. 24th, 2022
MS221024 D Oct. 24th, 2022

Medical Secretary

Medical secretaries schedule and confirm appointments with doctors, prepare medical files, forms for insurance, claims and summaries. They file confidential documents. In medical clinics, they are responsible for answering incoming calls and greeting patients. This is a rewarding job that requires honesty, discretion and method. It is suitable for people who are good at communicating with the public and enjoy the health care industry.

Related Training(s)

Secretarial Studies
Secretarial Studies-Legal

Average Salary

Medical Secretary — $19.60

Job Titles

Medical administrative assistant
Medical dictatypist
Medical secretary