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Medical Front Office and Electronic Health Records

LIVONIA, Michigan | MedCerts | ID: 141014


13955 FARMINGTON RD LIVONIA, Michigan 48154-5453
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Online Training
Distance Learning
Employment Skill Gain
Credential Skill Gain
Industry Recognized Certificate/Certification
Occupational Certificate/Certification
$4,000.00 - $4,000.00

Description of Training Provider

MedCerts is a distance learning initiative to provide self-paced, user-friendly multimedia, simulations, and more importantly, mentored learning assistance from expert instructors and certification professionals.

Program Description

Achieve NATIONAL certifications to become a CMAA- Certified Medical Administrative Assistant and a CEHRS- Certified Electronic Health Records Specialist through The HealthCareer Association (NHA). This 24 week training program will introduce the student to the Health Care industry, its environment along with the day to day skill set and knowledge required to fulfill a position as a Medical Administrative Assistant. Modules include Professional Behavior, Communication, Law and Ethics, Law and Medicine, Daily Operations, Telephone Techniques, Appointment Scheduling, Correspondence, Computers, HIPPA Regulations, and Records Management. The Electronic Health Records module provides students with the skills and expertise needed for the development and maintenance of electronic health records in both facility and private practice environments. Ethical, legal, and regulatory requirements will be covered along with training in hands-on EHR software, HIPAA compliance, confidentiality and security, appointment scheduling, the administrative and reimbursement usage of the EHR, and much more.

Skills & Competencies

Program includes • Medical Terminology • Medical Office Procedure • Introduction to Medical Billing & Coding • Practical Experience using an Actual EHR Software Program • Privacy, Confidentiality, and Security • Transitioning from Paper Charts to EHR • Using EHRs for Reimbursement • Clinical Use of the EHR • Health Promotion, Patient Education, and Clinical Decision Support • Personal Health Record management • Use of the computer in the medical office Service Availability: Full Time

Additional Information

  • High School Diploma or Its Equivalent
  • 384 hours/24 weeks
  • 292071 - Medical Records & Health Information Technicians
  • 07/31/2020
  • Full Time, Part Time, Daytime, Evening, Online, Other

Service Costs


Performance Measures

Of those individuals who completed this course/program,
100% earned a post-secondary credential.
60% were employed within six months after completing training.