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BSBMED301

Interpret and Apply Medical Terminology Appropriately

What you will learn by studying this unit

  • Respond appropriately to instructions which contain medical terminology
  • Carry out routine tasks
  • Use appropriate medical terminology in verbal and written communication

This unit is a common unit in the paramedical and general health care sector and forms part of the range of health and community courses to offer.

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Elements and Performance Criteria for this Paramedic/Medic unit

What does this mean,? Elements, which tell me what I should be able to do if I am competent in this unit of a course; and Performance Criteria, which tell me how I can show that I am competent in the individual tasks or activities to the required standards

Evidence of the ability to:

  • interpret and follow written instructions containing medical terminology
  • produce documents containing correct medical terminology according to organisational requirements
  • use medical terminology correctly in oral communications
  • identify and use appropriate abbreviations for medical terms and associated processes.

Note: if a specific volume or frequency is not stated, then evidence must be provided at least once.

Performance Evidence for BSBMED301 – Interpret and Apply Medical Terminology Appropriately:

Students must show evidence of the ability to complete tasks outlined in elements and performance criteria, manage tasks and manage contingencies in the context of the job role. There must be evidence of the student having

  • interpret and follow written instructions containing medical terminology
  • produce documents containing correct medical terminology according to organisational requirements
  • use medical terminology correctly in oral communications
  • identify and use appropriate abbreviations for medical terms and associated processes.

 

Knowledge Evidence for BSBMED301 – Interpret and Apply Medical Terminology Appropriately:

The student must be able to demonstrate essential knowledge to effectively complete tasks outlined in elements and performance criteria of this unit, manage tasks and manage contingencies in the context of the work role. This includes knowledge of:

  • outline medical terminology relevant to the practice, including the fundamental word structure used in medical terms
  • outline the relevant policies and procedures
  • identify sources of information available to check on medical terminology.

Assessment Conditions for BSBMED301 – Interpret and Apply Medical Terminology Appropriately:

Assessment will be conducted in a safe environment where evidence gathered demonstrates consistent performance of typical activities experienced in the medical services administration field of work and include access to:

  • office equipment and resources
  • examples of documentation
  • case studies and, where possible, real situations

The skills in this unit must be applied in accordance with Commonwealth and State/Territory legislation, Australian/New Zealand standards and industry codes of practice.

To see more details on this paramedical unit BSBMED301 – Interpret and Apply Medical Terminology Appropriately click here to view the full details here on training.gov

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