Electronic Health Records Specialist: Online Certificate Program

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This program is a great fit for:

Individuals interested in a career in healthcare

Recent high school graduates

Current healthcare workers looking to upskill or grow their career

Step into the dynamic world of healthcare data management with our comprehensive EHR Specialist certificate program. Become a pivotal part of the healthcare system, ensuring accurate and efficient patient recordkeeping. You can start working in as little as 12 weeks!

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Course length

12 weeks

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Weekly time commitment

15-20 hours

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The Electronic Health Records Specialist Certificate program provides training in managing digital healthcare data. You’ll learn to maintain electronic health records (EHRs), ensure data accuracy and comply with privacy regulations. This program covers medical coding, billing, and information security, helping prepare you for careers in healthcare administration. As you learn to streamline patient information and improve the efficiency of medical facilities, you’ll be inspired and prepared to launch your rewarding career in the healthcare industry.

Why Choose Siena Heights University?

Siena Heights University’s Workforce Development certificate programs were built to meet the needs of modern-day students. You can start learning as soon as today and be on the path to a fulfilling new career in just a few weeks or months.

Online and self-paced coursework

Affordable tuition

Fulfilling, flexible job opportunities

Industry-leading credentials

Clinicals included (if necessary)

Certificates matched to industry demands

Employment for medical record specialists is expected to grow 8% by 2032, which is faster than the national average.

Source: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics

Is this Electronic Health Records Specialist Certificate Program right for me? 

  • Are you passionate about healthcare administration and the critical role of patient records?  
  • Do you have an interest in leveraging technology to streamline healthcare processes?  
  • Are you detail-oriented and committed to maintaining the accuracy and integrity of patient data?  
  • Do you envision yourself as an essential member of a healthcare team, working behind the scenes to enhance patient care?  
  • Are you excited about learning the ins and outs of electronic health records (EHR) systems and their applications in healthcare? 

Career Paths

Health Information Manager
Health Information Technician
EHR Specialist/Analyst
Medical Records Coordinator
Healthcare Data Analyst
Medical Coding Auditor
Healthcare Compliance Officer
EHR Trainer