As a medical records technician, you will ensure that your practice keeps accurate records of patients. As a medical records specialist, you will work with patients to initiate and update their medical records. A medical records technician usually completes a focused training course in preparation for this career. Your training can come from a variety of institutions; a business or medical college is the usual choice for prospective students. This program is combined with an on the job training period to reinforce concepts and sharpen skills.
Publish date: June 6, 2009