The Dental Office Administration program will equip you with a strong combination of the office administrative skills and clinical knowledge necessary to work effectively in a dental practice. You will study dental office procedures such as preparation and maintenance of client records, inventory systems, recall systems, appointment scheduling, dental insurance, accounting and computer literacy (including dental software), as well as oro-facial anatomy, terminology and basic clinical dentistry theory.
Courses in this program are offered online, plus some Fridays and Saturdays, allowing students to continue working during their studies. Health-care and information systems professionals currently employed or with experience in a health-care or technology environment, or who have an interest in the advancement of information technologies in the health-care delivery sector, will be interested in this program.
Health Information Management is a two-year diploma program that focuses on providing the skills and knowledge needed by health information practitioners. It prepares graduates to participate in the collection and organization of health information.
Office Administration - Medical is a two-year diploma program that gives you the opportunity to develop the skills, abilities and knowledge needed in today’s dynamic medical environment. You will learn practical skills, including computer applications, medical terminology, transcription and office procedures, OHIP billing as well as important verbal and written communications skills.
The Pre-Health Science program will prepare students to perform at a level that will assist them in gaining entry to a Health Sciences program at George Brown College, including Practical Nursing. It also gives students a basic understanding of social sciences and human relations, to help them relate to people at college in further studies and at work in health care institutions or with health care providers. Throughout this program, students study biology, chemistry and physics. Other courses include applied math, communications and computer literacy.