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Certified Electronic Health Records Specialist

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Platform: Udemy
Video: 7h 1m
Language: English
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The Electronic Health Records Program is designed to provide students with the skills necessary for entry-level positions in a medical office, hospital, insurance office, or any type of medical facility utilizing EHR. Students will be exposed to real-world exercises using software to create patient records, lab reports, notes, and code setting.  Additionally, students will gain a solid understanding of the legal aspects of patient confidentiality and disclosure of medical records.  The completion of a certificate-level program does not typically qualify a student for employment. Completion of this program may assist students who have no previous medical experience  or work-related experience improve their chances for entry-level employment. 

You will learn

✓ Electronic Health Records
✓ Medical Billing & Coding for the EHR
✓ Anatomy & Physiology
✓ Medical Terminology
✓ Medical Law and Ethics
✓ Health Insurance in the United States


• High School Diploma/GED *Required to take (Certification Exam)
• Optional *Register with the certifying agency to take Certified Electronic Health Records Specialist Exam (CEHRS) (Must be purchased separately) (Under Organization Type: Register Individually)
• Recommended that students purchase separately: Electronic Health Record: Standards, Coding Systems, Frameworks, and Infrastructures, Pradeep K. Sinha, Gaur Sunder, Prashant Bendale, Manisha Mantri, Atreya Dande ISBN: 978-1-118-28134-5 December 2012 Wiley-IEEE Press

This course is for

• Medical Professionals: Medical and Dental Assistants, Medical Office Computer Specialist, Medical Records Clerk, Patient Service’s Coordinator. and others seeking an salary increase or advancement opportunity.
• Anyone seeking a new career opportunities as an Certified Electronic Health Records Specialist,
• Job Outlook and Salary Range for Electronic Medical Records Specialists. Overall, demand for medical records and health information technicians is expected to increase 13% through 2026, according to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS)1. The agency said about 27,800 jobs will be added.
Education Professional Consultant
Valerie is an Education Professional Consultant with over 15 years of Business and Healthcare Management experience.  Valerie has a diverse background that includes various leadership, program oversight, curriculum development, accreditation, compliance, contracts in higher education.   She has served as Chief Executive Officer for the Council on Occupational Education for a post-secondary institution and served as the  Campus President for a post-secondary institution. Valerie has successfully taught Medical and Business courses for over 10 years.
Valerie has successfully implemented an Business Administration, Electronic Health Records and Medical Assisting program for various post-secondary institutions and has written curriculum for brick and mortar programs as well as distance education programs.  Valerie has a vast experience with educational compliance and has guided institutions through physical and financial growth.  She is an innovator at heart and in experience. Valerie is the driving force in the transformation of educational programs that enrich the student learning experience and strengthen communities’ ties. She has led an impressive turnaround of an institution facing several challenges.  Leveraging her strong business, finance, and operational experience.
Education & Credentials
Ph.D.- ABD, (Doctor of Health Admin) Capella University, 2014
M.B.A., University of Phoenix, 2004
B.A., Oklahoma City University, 2000
Diploma., Medical Assistant – Galen College of Medical & Dental Assisting, 1991
Certificate.,  Certified Electronic Health Records Specialist, National Healthcare Association, 2012     

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Platform: Udemy
Video: 7h 1m
Language: English
Next start: On Demand

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