The Online Medical Records Specialist Program
Learn the non-negotiable skills all medical records specialists and health information technicians need to stand out in a competitive job market.
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A Tiny Investment for Infinite Success
You’re busy. You’ve got bills to pay. And you need stability. With one small investment, you could find yourself in a career that’ll provide the peace of mind, salary, and job satisfaction you’ve been looking for. The best part is that you could take the first big step right now.
4 Months of Full Access
154 Hours of Online Coursework
$44,090 Median Salary*
8% Predicted 10-Year Job Growth*
Unleash your full potential for a more fulfilling life and career. We’ll help.
This Could Be the Perfect Job for You
Medical records specialists—also called health information technicians—maintain the documentation that patient-facing professionals (think doctors, nurses, physicians, etc.) need to be effective in their roles. If crunching numbers gives you a thrill and you understand the importance of detail, you might enjoy a career in this valued, in-demand field.See full job description >>
6 Reasons to Complete Your Medical Records Specialist Training With CareerStep
Get 4 months of full access.
With 154 hours of online coursework and 4 full months of access, you won’t have to navigate unreasonable timelines or expectations.
Prepare for 3rd-party certification.
Our training will give you the knowledge you need to sit for the Certified Electronic Health Records Specialist (CEHRS) exam from the National Healthcare Association (NHA).
Study on your schedule.
24/7 Web access means you can learn whenever and wherever you want, fitting study time in and around your everyday life.
Receive coaching and guidance.
Training is online, but you’re never alone. Real people support you every step of the way via phone, live chat, and email.
Take advantage of flexible payment plans.
Our programs are priced to help you build a stronger future and set you up for career advancement—not to saddle you with excessive debt.
Learn relevant skills.
We know what employers look for in qualified medical records specialists—and our program is built to help you meet those expectations.
1. Start today.
Begin your training (and transformation) right now.
2. Learn your way.
Complete your training on your own terms.
3. Get hire-ready.
Prepare to take valuable certification exams.
Ready to Dive In?
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Our Medical Records Specialist program is built around a series of video lectures, interactive activities, and other resources to enhance your learning experience.
- > 4-Months Access
- > Self-Paced Learning
- > 1:1 (Human) Support
- > 1 Free Certification Exam Voucher – $117 Value!
What You’ll Learn
This program is built to help you get your foot in the door and establish a long, rewarding career in the healthcare industry as a medical records specialist.
Laws & Regulations
We’ll help you gain a thorough understanding of the laws and regulations related to the healthcare workplace.
You’ll learn to differentiate between policies and regulations of Federal Qualified Health Centers and Rural Health Clinics.
Patient Records & Privacy
We’ll walk you through best practices for keeping all health records current and protected.
You’ll review the basic premise of telehealth and learn how it relates to your role as a medical records specialist.
Medical Health Records Specialist Program FAQs
What is the average health information technician salary?
According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor and Statistics, the average salary for medical records specialists or health information technicians is just above $44,000 per year.*
Is financial assistance available?
CareerStep offers a variety of flexible payment options, installment plans, and even discounts for U.S. veterans, Active Duty service members, and their spouses. As CareerStep is not an educational institution, we cannot offer—or accept—traditional financial aid, such as student scholarships, loans, and grants through FAFSA. However, our low-cost training programs are affordably priced and our goal is to find a payment solution that meets your needs.
How long is the program?
This program comes with 154 hours of online coursework and 4 months of full access. The pace at which you move is entirely up to you.
What skills or experience do I need to enter a CareerStep program?
If you want to sign up for our Medical Records Specialists program, you must be at least 18 years old, and you must have a high school diploma or a General Education Development (GED) certificate. That’s it.
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