Wesley Medical Reception and Terminology Course Content   


Wesley's Short Course :  Medical Reception and Practical Medical Terminology with Pracsoft Medical Computing

An intensive short course designed to equip students for 'Job Readiness'.  A Medical Careers Workshop is included in this program.  $625.00 all inclusive. Nationally Accredited and Recognised.  Delivered in over 18 locations Australia wide.

In partial completion of BSB31115 Certificate III in Business Administration (Medical)

A Nationally Recognised Statement of Attainment is issued to all Wesley graduates. The Statement is Nationally Accredited and Recognised Australia-wide by the Medical and Dental Professions, and Allied Health Community.

Your Certificate is made up of the following Units of Competency:

  • BSBMED302           Prepare and process medical accounts
  • BSBMED303           Maintain patient records
  • BSBMED301           Interpret and apply medical terminology appropriately
  • BSBMED305           Apply the principles of confidentiality, privacy and security within the medical environment
  • BSBWHS201          Contribute to health and safety of self and others


During the Reception and Administration Modules, we cover all aspects of running a medical clinic as a medical receptionist, ward clerk or medical secretary. This course also includes a thorough understanding of the medical culture, medical billing and Medicare Australia. The program is suitable for employment within private medical, dental or allied health practices and public or private hospitals.

During the Medical Terminology Modules, we journey together discovering fascinating aspects of the Human Body; unravelling the secret language of terminology in an easy and interactive fashion.

Students are often amazed at how easy and personally empowering it is to learn the fundamental skills to understand and interpret medical terminology and how this opens up a new and exciting world of possibility, skill and knowledge.

Medical Administration

  • Patient Care and Communication
  • Medical Billing
  • Appointment Booking
  • Confidentiality and Ethics
  • Legal Responsibilities
  • Medical Accounts and Billing
  • Bulk Billing
  • Referrals
  • Private Health Insurance
  • Medicare Australia
  • Department of Veterans Affairs
  • Motor Vehicles
  • Patient Records
  • Policies and Procedures
  • Careers Directions
  • Sterilization
  • Occupational Health and Safety
  • Roles and Responsibilities
Medical Anatomy and Terminology

  • Structure of Words
  • Prefix/Root/Suffix
  • Levels or Organisation
  • 8 Systems of the Body
  • Integumentary Nervous
  • Endocrine Cardiovascular
  • Respiratory Digestive
  • Urinary Reproductive
  • Specialist Review
  • Musculoskeletal
  • Lymphatic
  • Understanding Abbreviations