Health Record Technician (HRT.S.STC)

28.0 Credit Hours

The Health Record Technician Certificate prepares students for entry-level employment in a medical or mental health office environment performing scheduling, filing, data-entry, faxing, and monitoring patient appointments. The program is designed to develop knowledge and understanding of medical language and documentation.

Prerequisites: Other (Only students enrolled in the Advanced Job Training Program within the participating institutions may enroll in this certificate programming.)

Program Outcomes

  • Demonstrate effective communication skills, critical thinking, problem solving, and information literacy.
  • Identify the importance of and maintain health record documentation within the Ohio Department of Rehabilitation and Correctional health care system.
  • Demonstrate personal behaviors, attitudes and values consistent with a health care professional.

Curriculum

BIS 1100: Introduction to Computers & Keyboarding View Master Syllabus View Current Schedule 2 credit hours
BIS 1120: Computer Concepts & Applications View Master Syllabus View Current Schedule 3 credit hours
BIS 1200: Keyboarding & Document Formatting I View Master Syllabus View Current Schedule 2 credit hours
BIS 2140: Records Management View Master Syllabus View Current Schedule 2 credit hours
BIS 2180: Medical Office Simulation View Master Syllabus View Current Schedule 3 credit hours
CJS 1106: Transition Skills View Master Syllabus View Current Schedule 3 credit hours
COM 2206: Interpersonal Communication View Master Syllabus View Current Schedule 3 credit hours
ENG 1131: Business Communications View Master Syllabus View Current Schedule 3 credit hours
HIM 1101: Medical Terminology View Master Syllabus View Current Schedule 2 credit hours
HIM 1110: Health Information Processing View Master Syllabus View Current Schedule 3 credit hours
HIM 1204: Medicolegal & Ethics in Healthcare Records View Master Syllabus View Current Schedule 2 credit hours
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