Dec 10, 2023  
Yakima Valley College Catalog 2022-2023 
Yakima Valley College Catalog 2022-2023 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

HSC 071: Healthcare Terminology

Variable Cr
Quarters: F, W, S
This course is part of the Foundations to Healthcare series.  This course is designed to teach basic principles of word building used in medical terminology and common medical abbreviations.  Learning medical terminology will increase the student’s ability to communicate effectively with the health care team.  Students working toward a HS+ diploma can earn Elective credit in this class. 
Prerequisite: Prerequisite:  Reading and writing placement 4.5 or instructor permission.