Higher Education

Microsoft® Excel® 2010 for Medical Professionals, 1st Edition

  • Elizabeth Reding
  • Lynn Wermers North Shore Community College
  • ISBN-10: 0538748451  |  ISBN-13: 9780538748452
  • 256 Pages
  • Previous Editions: 2009
  • © 2012 | Published
  • College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $60.00
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Designed for students in medical office administration and allied health programs, MICROSOFT EXCEL 2010 FOR MEDICAL PROFESSIONALS teaches introductory Microsoft Excel 2010 skills. This book includes real world examples and projects within a case study related to the medical industry, providing students with the Excel skills necessary to successfully support the front or back office of a clinic, hospital, or medical practice.

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Features and Benefits

  • Provides examples and end-of-unit exercises that are related to the medical field and are typical of the tasks that students will encounter in a medical office, hospital or clinic work setting.
  • Contains comprehensive applied end-of-unit exercises that increase in level of difficulty and maps to SAM (Skill Assessment Manager), providing an opportunity for the reinforcement of skills.
  • Includes a case study throughout on a fictitious outpatient medical facility, Riverwalk Medical Clinic, which is staffed by family doctors and specialists, as well as a large nursing and support staff.
  • Teaches a single skill at a time using a 2-page spread format, which shows steps students follow on the left-hand page, and screenshots on the right-hand page.
  • Offers optional Advanced Challenge Exercises in the end--of--unit material that let students practice the more advanced skills covered in the lesson material.

Table of Contents

Office Unit A: Getting Started with Office 2010.
Unit A: Getting Started with Excel 2010.
Unit B: Working with Formulas and Functions.
Unit C: Formatting a Worksheet.
Unit D: Working with Charts.
Unit E: Analyzing Data Using Formulas.
Unit F: Managing Workbook Data.
Unit G: Managing Data Using Tables.
Unit H: Analyzing Table Data.
Appendix: Web Apps appendix.


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Instructor Supplements

Instructor's Resource CD-ROM  (ISBN-10: 053874846X | ISBN-13: 9780538748469)

Now all instructor materials are available on one convenient and easy-to-use CD. Designed to help facilitate classroom instruction, this CD has instructor files unique to the textbook. A variety of ancillaries are included such as data and solutions files, syllabi, and PowerPoint presentations. All of these tools can help motivate students and enhance their knowledge and course appreciation.

Review Pack  (ISBN-10: 0538748478 | ISBN-13: 9780538748476)

All data files necessary to complete lesson activities are included on this CD.

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Student Supplements

Review Pack  (ISBN-10: 0538748478 | ISBN-13: 9780538748476)

All data files necessary to complete lesson activities are included on this CD.

List Price = $18.95  | CengageBrain Price = $18.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $14.00

Meet the Author

Author Bio

Elizabeth Reding

Elizabeth Eisner Reding has authored many books for Delmar and Course Technology on a variety of software programs, including Adobe Photoshop, Microsoft Office, and Microsoft Publisher. Living in New Mexico with her husband, she spends her free time grilling, water gardening, road and mountain biking, and collecting Southwestern art.

Lynn Wermers

Lynn Wermers is a Professor in the Computer Science Department at North Shore Community College in Massachusetts where she teaches MS Office and web development courses. She also teaches part-time in the Math Department for the School of College of Professional Studies at Northeastern University. Ms. Wermers has authored numerous leading books that focus on Excel for Cengage Learning.