VC offers Electronic Health Records course
April 26, 2014 at 6:01 p.m.
Updated April 25, 2014 at 11:26 p.m.
Registration for Victoria College's Electronic Health Records course will be from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. Tuesday in the Health Sciences Center, Room 221.
Classes will begin that evening. The classes will meet from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays through May 29 in the same location.
Enrollees in the course must have an associate degree or higher and/or comparable work experience and should understand basic computer operation.
This course provides skills and knowledge in the health information field relating to electronic health records management. The roles of various health care support positions such as the medical office scribe, registration, admitting and receptionist staff and nursing unit computer support positions will be included.
Course content will include the transition from paper to electronic records for office practices, clinical settings and acute/long-term care facilities. Lecture, hands-on computer exercises and review of industry literature will be the instructional methods utilized in the class.
For more information, contact VC's Workforce and Continuing Education Department at 361-582-2412.