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emphasize practical language instruction through thematic health units built
around most the common illnesses and treatments options, anatomy, administrative
procedures, counseling jargon, medical record keeping, drug dosing measurements,
moving and handling patients, patient education, infection control, and
typical patient communication during phone calls and while giving personal
Important Note: Medical personnel interested in this program must have a 500 or higher TOEFL to attend this course. It you have less than a 500 TOEFL, you may attend our regular general English classes and receive specialized tutoring in medical English.
The program also includes:
Tours of local university medical programs and organizations;
Guest lecturers on medical topics; and
Anatomical art classes to expand your vocabulary;
On-line practice of medical terms; and
Videos of medical programs.
are the allied health professions?
The following are some of the many medical careers classified as allied health professions: Physical Therapist, Physical Therapist Assistant, Pharmacy Technician, Medical Assistant, Medical Transcription, Medical Billing, Pharmacy Assistant, Dental Assistant Training, Ultrasound Technician, Physician Assistant, Radiology Technician, and Emergency Medical Technician.
For further information on each program, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org.