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Managing Healthcare Data

by Fatimah Moore


Managing HealthCare Data
Microsoft Excel for Beginners
Understanding how to manage patient data
Lesson Objectives
Getting Started with Microsoft Excel
In this course you will:
1. Navigate the Excel user interface
2. Use Excel commands
3. Create and save a basic workbook
4. Enter cell data
5. Use Excel Help.
Excel Elements
Title Bar Displays the workbook file name

Ribbon Provides you access to the most commonly used commands for
working with Excel workbooks and worksheets.

Formula Bar Displays the contents of the currently selected cell in a worksheet.

Column Identify each separate column with a unique letter of letter
Header combination.

Row Identify each separate row with a unique number.

Cells The cell is where you enter data

New Sheet Is where you can add additional worksheets
As we navigate this course think about the importance of data and healthcare for the future. Please click the following link:
Create and save a basic workbook
Please view the 3-minute video on steps to saving your excel workbook file.
Open Excel and Enter the information from the example below using column and row data only. This lesson will teach you the following:

1. Create and Save a Basic Workbook
2. Enter Cell Data