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German for Physicians and Health Care Professionals at Akademie Zeitgeist

Physicians and health care professionals from abroad who wish to practice in Germany must show particular language skills. Akademie Zeitgeist has a lot of experience teaching specialist knowledge of German needed for your everyday work in hospitals, nursing homes etc.

Our courses especially tailored for your needs cover medical terminology and deal with topics that are relevant for medical terminology examination and for the later practice of your profession in Germany. The courses are conducted by teachers specially trained for instruction in medical areas and who have many years of teaching experience.

Course contents for physicians:

Introduction to the German health care system, human anatomy, medical case history, patient examinations and consultations, medications, writing medical reports and documentation, working in hospital wards. The course also covers difficult grammatical topics in preparation for the medical terminology examination.

Course content for health care professionals:

Hospital/medical-center organization, human anatomy, taking medical history, hospital hygiene, nutrition, care-planning, documentation and measurements, telephoning and communicating with patients and family members, medical writing for care givers, on-duty transfers, German health-care system.

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Quick facts about German for Physicians and Health Care Professionals

Lessons per Week: curriculum for group lessons individually planned according to your needs
Lessons: defined according to your curriculum
Schedule: individually planned according to your aims

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