This course offers students engagement and interaction with the dynamic language of health care. Through comprehensive discussions and activities, students will have the opportunity to be immersed in the words used in health care.
Electronic Health Records Fundamentals Certificate (Undergraduate)
This certificate will provide a foundation of content needed to become an Electronic Health Records (EHR) specialist. While duties may vary, they will include entering data related to diagnostic procedures, diseases, and general health history information. EHR specialists ensure a patient's health information is correct and assist with daily office operations. Students will be introduced to a current electronic health records system application in the certificate program. Completion of the program allows a student to sit for the Certified Electronic Health Records Specialist (CEHRS) exam, a national certification offered through the National Healthcareers Association(R).
Electronic Health Records Fundamentals Certificate
Electronic Health Records Fundamentals Certificate (Undergraduate) requires a minimum of 21 credits, which may come from a combination of required and elective courses.
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Our curriculum is designed to help you prepare for the competitive job market with relevant knowledge and in-demand skills. This program may include the following courses, please check with your Enrollment Representative for more details.
In addition to the knowledge and skills related to the University Learning Goals, College of Health Professions graduating students are intended to attain certain program-specific knowledge, skills and abilities. Therefore, you should be able to demonstrate the following learning outcomes by the time you complete this program.
Review the program student learning outcomes (PDF) report for the Electronic Health Records Fundamentals Certificate (Undergraduate) program.
Each college or school creates a set of Program Student Learning Outcomes (PSLOs) to describe the knowledge, skills or attitudes that students will possess upon completion of the program of study.