Community College of Allegheny County (CCAC)

Community College of Allegheny County

Workforce Training: Medical Terminology Program

Medical Terminology is a basic study of the professional language of medicine. It is designed to include word construction, pronunciation, spelling, definition and use of terms related to all areas of medical science, hospital service and health related professions. This course is designed to give the student a basic knowledge of anatomy, pathology, surgical procedures, diagnostic procedures and symptomatology.

Successful completion of this course will allow the student to utilize and translate medical vocabulary in professional application situations such as oral and written communications.

Contact information
Marilynn J. Toth, BSN
mtoth@ccac.edu