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Pearson Workforce Education

Survey of Medical Terminology

This Badge recipient has demonstrated mastery (achieving a final course score of 70% or higher) of this primer on common medical terminology for individuals new to the health care industry, providing a survey of medical terminology, symbols and abbreviations, and the application of this new language in the field of health care.

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What it takes to earn this badge

  • Explain the importance of medical terminology when documenting and communicating patient information
  • Identify the fundamental word structure of medical terminology and its component parts
  • Describe the component parts that make up the body
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