Hospital Support Specialist 400
This program has been approved by PTIB.
A new and in high demand position within hospitals, private surgical centers and acute care facilities is the Hospital Support Specialist. A key role is multitasking administrative and clerical duties across the hospital environment. Students in the Hospital Support Specialist will learn valuable skills for working in a hospital environment in administrative and clerical support roles.
The courses taught throughout the program are designed for applied learning and pragmatic application of skillsets. Taught by industry professionals, the learning throughout the courses is interwoven with very real-world examples and pragmatic applications of essentials skills.
Students will come away with a deepened understanding of the complex administrative structures of hospitals and requirements for clerical, administrative and supportive roles. They will acquire enhanced communication skills, technology for healthcare, admitting and registration of patients in various departments and/or hospital units, billing, documentation and patient data, clerical tasks, scheduling and handling patient charts.