Electronic Health Records Specialist Certification Training Program
Electronic Health Records Specialist provide a principal service to doctor's offices, and
healthcare facilities. Electronic health records are widely-used to manage health and treatment records
and for insurance and payment purposes. Certified Electronic Health Records Specialist work at almost
all healthcare facilities. They manage and organize health information databases and registries
ensuring the accuracy, accessibility, privacy and security of a patients health information. Electronic
Health Records Specialist often evaluate patient records for timeliness, completeness, accuracy, and
appropriateness of data. Electronic Health Records Specialist are responsible for electronically
recording data for collection, storage, evaluation, retrieval and reporting, assuring the compliance of
all electronic health records data and procedures.
Online Electronic Health Records Specialist Certification Training Program
NAHCE's Online Electronic Health Records Specialist Certification Training Program is structured around
convenient, flexible, and affordable online courses providing an excellent opportunity to become a specialist in
this growing and rewarding field. The NAHCE Online Electronic Health Records Specialist learning platform is packed
full of media-based activities and exercises including educational videos and simulations, collaborative class
discussions and interactive activities. It is the most intuitive user experience available today for any learning
system and you can conveniently utilize it at your leisure 24 hours a day.
†Immediate feedback and student instructor
interaction with online assignments, quizzes and practice test and progress reports.
†Students can access all their Electronic Health
Records Specialist course materials, including the media-rich online textbook from any mobile phone
or home computer.
†Preparation for Electronic Health Records
Specialist Certification boxes provide guidance to students by highlighting crucial content for the
NHA (NCCA), CMA (AAMA), RMA (AMT), and CMAS Certification examinations.
†NAHCE Online Electronic Health Records Specialist
CEHRS Learning Platform with Ebook.
†Certified Electronic Health Record Specialist
CEHRS Exam online Study Guide.
†Certified Electronic Health Record Specialist
CEHRS Exam online Practice Test.
†Combines the right mix of rich functionality and
intuitive ease of use to enable rapid and complete Electronic Health Records clinical and clerical
†An abundance of screen captures and menu icons
from SpringCharts Electronic Health Records EHR software provide step-by-step instructions for easy
reference and application.
†Concept Check-ups follow each topic and break down
learning outcomes into manageable subject material with unlimited practice before exams and
†Focal Points and key term definitions appear in
the margins throughout the text to spotlight critical data necessary to master end-of-chapter review
Electronic Health Records Specialist Program Required Courses:
(12 Credits) This course introduces students to a systematic and practical approach to Electronic
Heath Records based on real-world medical office activities. Students learn to gather patient
information, schedule appointments, record examination information, process lab tests, select codes,
and learn the appropriate terminology and skills to use any EHR software program with minimal
Modules include the concept of an electronic health record (EHR), history of EHRs, government's
involvement in EHRs, major barriers and benefits of using an EHR, developments in the future of the
EHR, major events in the development of standards for the EHR, (MU) criteria, including specific EHR
functions that meet MU requirements, privacy and security issues related to EHRs, basic technology used
in EHR implementation, Competency Model Clearinghouse, history of SpringCharts EHR software, layout of
an electronic chart, patient's face sheet, procedures in a patient's chart, editing office
visit note, Create, modifying the immunization record, viewing a patient's lab graphs, creating
excuse notes, and changing chart tabs, routing slip, chart evaluation, function of the E&M Coder,
superbill, patient instruction sheet, Draw program, Tests, Procedures, and Codes, SpringCharts EHR
Electronic Health Records Specialist Certification
NAHCE Electronic Health Records Specialist Diploma tells your employer that you have receive the highest
standards of education and credentials recognition and have met the educational requirements of the certifying
bodies in your field. Our graduates receive the highest levels of continuing education and credentials recognition
required to pursue jobs in the high demanding field of Electronic Health Records. After program completion your
Certification will be a stand-alone educational credential. It will also be an earned academic credit towards other
Certification or degree programs.
Certified Electronic Health Records Specialist CEHRS National Certification
Our advanced Electronic Health Record Specialist Program meets the educational requirements of the certifying
bodies in your field. After successful completion of the Electronic Health Records Specialist program you will
receive the NAHCE's Electronic Health Records Specialist Certification and be eligible to sit for the Certified
Electronic Health Records Specialist CEHRS Exam for National Certification.
NAHCE is a training provider and agent for the NHA National Certification Exams accredited by the
National Commission for Certifying Agencies (NCCA) and issues certifications through
National Healthcareers Association, Inc.
In order to qualify as a candidate for NAHCE Sponsored Certification Testing an individual must
obtain one of the following:
- NAHCE Electronic Health Records Specialist Certification
- Be confirmed as a graduate of a recognized Electronic Health Records Program or School.
- Confirmed employment by a medical facility as an electronic Health Records for a minimum of 2
Electronic Health Records Specialists Careers
Electronic Health Records Specialists and Health Information Technicians held about 186,300 jobs in 2012. The
need for Electronic Health Records Specialists is expected to rise. As our baby boomer generation grows older they
are going to need more medical-related procedures, testing, and treatments. Electronic health records ( EHRs ) is
increasingly becoming used by all types of health care facilities to record all aspects of health information.
Electronic Health Records Specialists are needed to manage and organize the associated information. As EHR systems
continue to become more widespread, Electronic Health Records Specialists will be needed to utilize them. Prospects
will be best for those with an associate degree with a specialization in Electronic Health Records.
The median annual wage for Health Information Technicians was $34,160 in May 2012. The median wage is the wage
at which half the workers in an occupation earned more than that amount and half earned less. The lowest 10 percent
earned less than $22,250, and the top 10 percent earned more than $56,200.