BSBMED301 – Interpret and apply medical terminology appropriately
This unit describes the skills and knowledge required to understand and respond to instructions; to carry out routine tasks and communicate with a range of internal/external clients in a medical environment; as well as use appropriate medical terminology.
It applies to individuals who apply a broad range of competencies in various medical administration contexts. They may exercise discretion and judgment using appropriate knowledge to provide technical advice and support to a team.
BSBMED303 – Maintain Patient Records
This unit describes the skills and knowledge required to maintain patient records within an existing medical records management system, under the supervision of a senior receptionist or practice manager.
It applies to individuals who apply a broad range of competencies in various medical administration contexts. They are skilled operators who are expected to exercise discretion and judgement in accessing and maintaining patient records while fully respecting patient privacy and the confidentiality of their details.
BSBMED401 – Manage Patient Record Keeping Systems
This unit describes the skills and knowledge required to manage a patient record keeping system within a medical environment and to supervise others. It covers clarifying roles and responsibilities, managing the operation of a patient record keeping system, and reviewing and improving the system. The unit does not cover the design of a new system but does cover reviews and improvements to an existing system.
It applies to individuals managing an existing record keeping system (and sub-systems within the overall system) in a medical context. It may involve supervising the work of other personnel who implement the system and maintain patient records day-to-day. It also involves working with users of the system such as the health practitioners in the enterprise.
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