The Future of Medical Billing & Coding Training: Cambridge EMR Program
Become a Medical Records Triple Threat!
The medical records industry is evolving. Medical Billing and Coding is an important component of the medical records industry, but this is only one aspect of this growing field. Medical records throughout the United States are being converted to a digital format due to a government mandate and learning Electronic Medical Records Management techniques is becoming an essential skill for success.
The Cambridge Electronic Medical Records Management program makes you a medical records triple threat by teaching you:
- Electronic Records Conversion & Management
- Medical Billing
- Medical Coding
Future-Proof Your Skills
By 2015, nearly all medical records will be converted to digital format and all future records will be recorded electronically. For future success, it is essential that Medical Billing and Coding specialists not only understand the industry as it currently exists, but also are prepared for the digital transition. Our Electronic Medical Records Management program prepares students for working with electronic medical records as well as converting paper records to new digital formats.
Day and Evening Fast-Track Classes Available
Cambridge prepares students like never before to immediately enter the healthcare workforce with the advantage of learning both electronic recordkeeping and medical coding in a fast track program with day and evening class options. With training from this unique program, students will be better prepared to find employment in an incredibly large variety of medical offices, including: physician’s offices, outpatient medical facilities, hospitals, and medical billing companies.
A Curriculum Designed to Give Students an Edge
In this program, you’ll learn a broad range of professional skills that are in high demand in the medical industry. Training is provided on industry current technology to give you the experience you need to help find employment upon graduation. With training in both electronic recordkeeping and billing and coding, you will have a unique skillset that qualifies you for a plethora of career opportunities.
We Prepare You for the Workplace
The Electronic Medical Records Management program at Cambridge implements training in multiple medical settings and addresses these core skills:
- Medical Billing and Coding Fundamentals
- Anatomy & Physiology with Lab
- Medical Terminology
- Electronic Medical Office Procedures
- Computer Applications
- Computerized Practice Management
- CPT- 4, ICD- 9/HCPCS, ICD10 coding
- Health Science Core Fundamentals
- Records Management Systems
- Medicare & Medicaid Processing & Procedures
Lifetime Job Placement Assistance
Our Career Services team is dedicated to helping you find the career and externships that are right for you. Experienced human resource personnel as well as medical professionals who know what physicians and their office managers, hospitals and nursing home administrators want in their employees will be at your disposal. We help you with everything from resume preparation and mock interviews to letters of recommendation.
Financial Aid Options that Work for You
Our Financial Aid department will work with you to find education funding options that work with you. Everyone’s financial situation is different, so contact us using the form on this page, or at (877) 206-4279 to speak with our experts. Financial aid is available to those who qualify.
About Our EMR Program
The Electronic Medical Records Management curriculum provides a carefully planned didactic education experience. Cambridge’s classroom theory is highly focused on personal attention and hands-on experience. Students in this program are also eligible to take the following credentialing examination:
The Certified Electronic Health Records Specialist (CEHRS) is responsible for maintaining the integrity and protecting the privacy and security of patient information. AS a Certified EHR Specialist, you may perform some or all of the following tasks:
- Perform medical coding for insurance claims
- Convert paper records to new digital formats
- Audit patient records for compliance with legal and regulatory requirements
- Generate and audit medical bills
- Process Release of Information (ROI) requests for medical records
- Collect patient demographic and insurance information
The Electronic Medical Records Management program offers flexible learning options, and dependent upon your scheduling choice, students typically complete the course in 9 to 12 months.
What Does an Electronic Medical Records Management Specialist Do?
Under the direct supervision of physicians or medical administrators, Electronic Medical Records Management individuals are generally responsible for the following duties:
- Medical Billing and Coding
- Microsoft Office software
- Computerized practice management including medical billing software
- Electronic health records
- Systems management
- Laws and codes of healthcare privacy
- Archival requirements
- Privacy laws
Enroll in the Electronic Medical Records Program
With training from Cambridge, you’ll be fully prepared to jump-start your career as a healthcare professional! We’re ready to help you through every step of the enrollment process.