Health Care

Program Level: Continuing Education
Department: Workforce Training Network
Institute: Health & Biosciences
College: PAC

Electronic Health Records

Learn an in-demand skill needed in the Health Care Industry! Electronic Health Records (EHR) are the central component of the Health IT infrastructure. EHR includes appointment scheduling, medical records creation and maintenance, interpersonal communications, bookkeeping tasks, coding, billing, collecting, third-party reimbursement, and credit arrangements. EHR records may be securely shared among multiple facilities and agencies. This discipline conveys the integration of information technology into healthcare to support the workflow and business objectives of clinicians.


Essentials of Medical Terminology

Prepare for your career in the health services industry by learning medical terminology! You will be introduced to medical terms essential to medical offices. You will be able to identify, pronounce, and spell medical terms as well as examining word origin and structure through the introduction of prefixes, suffixes, root words, and plurals.

  • David Rutkoski 

    Phone: 210-486-3411
    Campus: Palo Alto College (PAC)
    Building: Sabine Hall (SABINE) Room 115

  • Campus: Palo Alto College (PAC)
    Building:  Palomino Center (PC) 103 
    Phone: (210) 21ALAMO 
                  (210) 212-5266

  • Angela Garcia 

    Phone: 210-486-3325
    Campus: Palo Alto College (PAC)
    Building: Sabine Hall (SABINE) Room 101