2022-2023 Yavapai College Catalog 
    Mar 24, 2023  
2022-2023 Yavapai College Catalog

Medical Records Technician Certificate

The Medical Records Technician certificate prepares students for employment in a physician's office, acute care setting and/or long-term care setting.

Credit Hours Required: 16

Program Outcomes

Upon successful completion of the Medical Records Technician Certificate program, the learner will be able to:

  1. Describe the Health Information Management (HIM) process including legal and ethical implications.
  2. Define elements in the medical word building system.
  3. Correctly spell and pronounce medical terms.
  4. Apply basic computer skills.
  5. Identify and describe the structure and function of major organs and body systems.
  6. Describe the strategies involved in decision making during a job search.