Health Care Professionals
Current Course Offerings
Medical Office Transcription
Pre-requisite: Medical Terminology, Medical Office certificate, or Nursing Unit Clerk certificate
Learn to transcribe medical reports, consultation letters, chart notes, operative reports, laboratory reports, patient history records, and more. Gaining medical transcription skills can open the door to
employment in medical offices, hospitals, and insurance companies, or help you start your own home-based medical transcription business. Textbook available for purchase at UFV bookstore.
UFV Online & Abbotsford — Clearbrook Centre
(80201 HLTH MED02 ON1) Online & 6 in-class sessions, Mon, 6 pm–9 pm, $615. Starts Sep 19, no class Mon, Oct 10
Nursing Foot Care
Pre-requisite: Written proof of current licensure as RN or LPN required at the first class. Other licensed health care providers, such as RPN, RMT, PT, and OT may be enrolled at the instructor’s discretion.
Learn to provide nursing foot care services within a health care setting and in private practice. Identify and understand the causes, prevention and treatment of various foot care disorders. Examine the factors affecting foot health and factors that put a foot at risk. Bring two hand towels, a bath towel, and skin lotion to class. Be prepared to practise on your classmates. Course runs Monday to Friday of week one and Monday and Tuesday of week two. $60 course manual fee is payable at the first class (cash only).
Abbotsford — Clearbrook Centre
(80007 HLTH NUR33 A3A) 7 sessions, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri, 9 am–4 pm, $970. Oct 24
updated June 2016