MEDICAL RECORD TECHNICIAN
Name of Sector Medical & Nursing Name of Module Medical Record Technician
Entry Qualifications 12th Standard + Computers basics Duration 450 Hrs
Age 18 years and above

After completing the training the candidate will be able to understand and do the work in Medical Record Section of Pathology



Practical Competencies Underpinning Knowledge (Theory)
  • Basic keyboard operations of computer and operation of other standard office equipment.
  • Techniques, system and methods for interpreting, encoding medical records.
  • Maintain records and compile statistics for research.
  • Interpret medical records to assign diagnostic codes and prepare medical record abstracts.
  • Evaluate the quality, completeness and accuracy of medical records.
  • Practice on, data processing, data base management.
  • Basics of Computer
  • Basic medical terminology.
  • Government, hospital, and Joint Commission on the Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations (JCAHO) standards for medical records.
  • Healthcare insurance reimbursement programs
  • Knowledge of Medical law
  • Knowledge of notifying diseases.
  • Knowledge of, data processing, data base management.
  • Basics on Medical terminology.