MSUCOM / SCSStatewide Campus System

SCS Medical Spanish Course

Fall 2014

The New & Improved SCS Medical Spanish course begins September 18th, and runs through November 20th. The course will be held every Thursday, 4-5pm at MSU, E111 Fee Hall and available online via webinar.. 

The course is designed to teach physicians and medical providers language skills needed to provide basic H&Ps, follow-up care, and provide prescription instructions to Spanish-speaking patients. The goal of the course is to help health care providers better communicate with Spanish-speaking patients and provide culturally sensitive health care services to this growing population.

Note: You Must register to attend this course.

Textbooks:  (available at most bookstores or online): Amazon, Barnes and Noble

Required

Joanna Rios & Jose Fernandez Torres. McGraw-Hill's Complete Medical Spanish, Second Edition, McGraw Hill, 2010. ($17) 1st edition may also be used

(Optional texts)

Maxwell, Paul. Rapid Rescue Spanish.  San Diego, CA:  Mosby Elsevier, 2006. ($25)
Kechkian, Claudia A., Quick and Easy Medical Spanish.  New York, NY:  McGraw-Hill, 2006.

Additional Resources:

http://www.practicingspanish.com/anatomy.html - This site is presented as a free medical Spanish immersion, with anatomy vocabulary, translation, and audio samples. It is designed to be helpful for a variety of medical personnel. In addition to introducing Spanish medical terms, this site will hopefully improve fluency and even cultural competency.

September 18, 2014

Medical Spanish Lesson 1

Handout 1

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September 25, 2014

Medical Spanish Lesson 2

Handout 2

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October 2, 2014

Medical Spanish Lesson 3

Handout 3

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October 9, 2014

Medical Spanish Lesson 4

Handout 4

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October 16, 2014

Medical Spanish Lesson 5

Handout 5

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October 23, 2014

Medical Spanish Lesson 6

Handout 6

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October 30, 2014

Medical Spanish Lesson 7

Handout 7

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November 6, 2014

Medical Spanish Lesson 8

Handout 8

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November 13, 2014

Medical Spanish Review I

Review Handout 1

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November 20, 2014

Medical Spanish Review II

Review Handout 2

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November 28, 2014

Exam