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U.S. Postage PAID

Non-Profit Org.

Grand Jct., CO

Permit #188


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Medical Terminology

Target Audience

This session is intended for medical office staff, RNs, LPNs, CNAs, Counselors, Social Workers, students and anyone interested in learning the language of medicine!

Professional Coding Course May 13-15: GJ & Montrose Exam: May 16th GJ Only Certified Nursing Assistant Evening Classes at WCCC Begin April 28th Nutrition Education Series Open to the public Tuesday Nights: 5:30-7:00 PM April 29-June 17 Acute Care Skills Dr. Laura VonFrolio, RN, PhD July 17 & 18 The Avalon Theatre Grand Junction, CO

Tuesday Evenings April 29th-June 17th 5:15 pm -7:30 pm

744 Horizon Court Suite 220, Grand Junction, CO 81506

744 Horizon Court Suite 220,

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Grand Junction, CO 81506

Questions? Please call-we are here to help!

This activity is part of a statewide effort by Western Colorado Area Health


Center and its Colorado AHEC system funded through the University of Colorado at Denver and Health Sciences Center

Medical Terminology

Overview This course is taught using the Dean Vaughn Learning System, a unique method of applied memory techniques. You will learn how to learn and how to remember what you learn! This course will teach you the basic design of medical terminology and how to easily remember the meanings of 350 Latin and Greek word elements. After successful completion of this course, you will be able to easily interpret and understand more than 11,000 complex medical terms!

*Audio Visual lessons are incorporated into the application of this material. You will actively participate with other students and will learn on your own how to pronounce these words using sound-a-like terminology. You will watch fourteen videos. A short quiz will follow. This is an instructorfree setting & requires self motivated individuals.

Class Schedule April 29th, 2008 May 6, 13, 20 & 27 June 3, 10 & 17 5:15 pm - 7:30 PM



Each session will follow the same agenda:

Welcome & Intro Video Lesson Quiz Break Group Discussion Word Audionyms

Job Title/Profession Employer Address City, State, ZIP Email Phone Ethnicity (optional) AGE: >20 20-29 30-39 Last 4 digits of SS# 40-49 50-59 60 +

Continuing Education Credits

This class is approved for 16 contact hours. Western Colorado Area Health Education Center (WCAHEC) is approved as a provider of continuing education (CE) for nursing by the Colorado Nurses' Association (CNA), which is accredited as an approver of CE in nursing by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation: #WCA0503-valid until Nov. 30, 2009. Certificates of Completion are awarded to those who successfully complete all classes.


At the conclusion of this course, participants will be able to:

1) Utilize basic medical terminology in day-to day activities. 2) Interpret written and verbal communications in which medical language is used. 3) Present verbal and written communication using medical language in appropriate areas.

Registration Fee $99 Materials and Exam Fee $20

(Total: $119 per student)

Circle payment: Check VISA MC Card# ___________________________ ___________ Amount __________________Exp.________________

Mail checks to: WCAHEC 744 Horizon Court Suite 220 Grand Junction, CO 81506 or fax credit card payment information to (970) 434-9212


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