Electronic Health Records Specialist Career Major - Overview

Electronic Health Records Specialist

electronic health records specialist
Campus
Information Technology Center
(Springlake Campus)
Career Major Length
1370 hours
Who Can Enroll
Juniors, Seniors & Adults
Schedule
M-F 7:40-10:30A &/or 11:25A-2:15P
Fees
In-State Tuition:
$3,425.00
Out-of-State Tuition:
$8,905.00
Book Costs:
$1,518.00
Exam Fees:
$115.00
Average Oklahoma Salary
$15/hr

To meet the growing needs of healthcare facilities in maintaining electronic health records (EHR), students will learn regulatory requirements, healthcare terminology/acronyms, organizational behavior, medical business operations, and a basic understanding of practice workflow while adhering to code of conduct policies and best practices. Students will gain the knowledge and skills required to implement, deploy, and support health IT systems in various clinical settings

Career Major Length
1370.00Total Hours
Course Title
Hours
Fundamentals of Technology
120.00
Fundamentals of Administrative Technologies
120.00
Foundations of Medical Office/Medical Terminology
180.00
Patient Billing
180.00
Medical Insurance
180.00
ICD-CPT Coding
180.00
Electronic Health Records I
120.00
electronic Health Records II
120.00
Electronic Health Records Specialist Capstone
170.00

Helpful Attributes and Abilities

  • Reading, language and math skills at the 8th grade level or above
  • Positive attitude and dependability
  • Strong interpersonal skills
  • Good oral and written communication skills
  • Strong ethical standards