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Electronic Medical Records course information and purchase details

Healthcare

Electronic Medical Records

Course details

Learn the ins and outs of the Electronic Medical Records (EMR) field. This course will teach you the fundamentals of health information management and electronic records, and how to help healthcare organizations protect the privacy and integrity of patient's records.

Learn how to:

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    Interpret medical records industry terminology

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    Identify the components and structure of patient and electronic health record systems

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    Explain the impact government, commercial, and third parties have on health information management

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    Understand the regulations and policies associated with medical records and healthcare organizations

Explore in-demand skills in areas like:

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    Differentiate laws and regulations that impact EHRs

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    Identify components of the EHR and impacts on record integrity

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    Medical language application

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    Identify impact of the payers on the EHR policy and process

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    This noncredit course:

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    Self-paced, 100% online
  • Course format
    4 Job-ready skills
  • Course format
    No books or materials needed
  • Estimated learning time
    Finish course in approx. 30 hrs
  • Access to course
    Access to course for 1 year
  • Access to course
    Certificate of Completion

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What's included

Course outline:

  • Course Overview
    • Getting Started
    • Welcome to Foundations in Electronic Medical Records
  • Module 1: EHRs Structure & Function
    • Module 1: Welcome & Overview
    • Interactive Electronic Health Record Ecosystem
    • Module 1: Juicy Cases
    • Module 1: Big Ideas & Key Concepts
    • Module 1: Important Terms and Concepts
    • Module 1: Comprehension Check
    • Module 1: Summative Assessment
  • Module 2: Laws and Regulations
    • Module 2: Welcome & Overview
    • Module 2: Juicy Cases
    • Module 2: Big Ideas & Key Concepts
    • Module 2: Important Terms and Concepts
    • Module 2: Comprehension Check
    • Module 2: Summative Assessment
  • Module 3: Record Integrity
    • Module 3: Welcome & Overview
    • Module 3: Juicy Cases
    • Module 3: Big Ideas & Key Concepts
    • Module 3: Important Terms and Concepts
    • Module 3: Comprehension Check
    • Module 3: Summative Assessment
  • Module 4: Payer Impact on EHR's Policy and Process
    • Module 4: Welcome & Overview
    • Module 4: Juicy Cases
    • Module 4: Big Ideas & Key Concepts
    • Module 4: Important Terms and Concepts
    • Module 4: Comprehension Check
    • Module 4: Summative Assessment
  • Module 5: Medical Terminology and Usage
    • Module 5: Welcome & Overview
    • Module 5: Juicy Cases
    • Module 5: Big Ideas & Key Concepts
    • Module 5: Important Terms and Concepts
    • Module 5: Comprehension Check
    • Module 5: Summative Assessment
  • Course Conclusion
    • Course Conclusion

Tools and worksheets you can use right away:

  • Abbreviation/Acronym Cheat Sheet

    A PDF that includes a handy list of common abbreviations and acronyms used in electronic health records.

  • Dos and Don’ts of Medical Record Documentation and Management

    A PDF that includes some helpful tips about what to do and what not to do in relation to medical record documentation and management.

  • Electronic Health Records Tip Sheet

    A PDF that includes some important information about personal health information within the medical record, as well as 10 frequently asked questions with answers.

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Skills you'll gain with this course:

  • Differentiate laws and regulations that impact EHRs

    Differentiate the laws and regulations impacting the management of Electronic Health Records.

  • Identify components of the EHR and impacts on record integrity

    Identify common components of the medical records and requirements needed to preserve electronic record integrity.

  • Medical language application

    Communicate relevant ideas and concepts through selecting appropriate medical language.

  • Identify impact of the payers on the EHR policy and process

    Recognize the influence of the government and third party payers on the policy and practices related to medical records for healthcare orgs.